Senior Consultant, Project Management ( Sr. Project Manager )

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/31/17
8 - 10 years experience
Consulting
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/31/17

Job Description
“In this role you will be the FICO project leader for a small portfolio of software implementation or upgrade projects.  In this position you are the primary contact representing FICO to client executive leaders, project sponsor, and project stakeholders.  You are accountable for a team of 3-10 associates made up of a mix of matrixed functional consultants, technical consultants, solution architect, developers, and testers.  Your goal is to successfully install, configure, or upgrade FICO products and solutions on client premises or in our FICO cloud environment.  FICO uses both waterfall and iterative implementation approaches in our Delivery Management Life Cycle (DMLC) framework so a candidate must come into the role with confidence to lead teams using many different tools in their project management tool kit."Hiring Manager
Roles and Responsibilities:
Provide daily project leadership and managing of projects through FICO’s DMLC.  Stages include:
Project Initiation
Solution Definition
Solution Design
Solution Execution
Solution Testing
Solution Roll Out
Project Closure
Complete supporting project management tasks including:
Communications Management
Cost and Budget Management
Quality Management
Risk and Issue Management
Schedule Management
Scope Management
Staffing Management
Manage project deliverables in line with executed contracts and project plans
Monitor project progress and performance
Provide weekly status reports to the project stakeholders
Liaise with, and update progress to, FICO’s project review board and senior management
Coordinate a project portfolio and their interdependencies;
Aligning and manage project deliverables with client expectations
Manage DMLC project documentation
Requirements:
Required
‎8+ years of technical project management where you have had to balance between business stakeholder management duties and technical knowledge of your project’s core IT product
Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM)
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, or information technology, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Multi-module technical solution implementation experience
Remote/Home office depending on candidatelocation
Excellent communication skills and confidence in managing client meetings via WebEx and conference calls
If you're the right person for this opportunity, you will have previous experience leading technology solution projects using a host of project management tools and skills
Preferred
Both Project Management Professional (PMP) and ‎Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)
External client consulting experience
Loan, mortgage, or credit origination system implementation experience
Bank and financial services systems experience

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