IT Project Manager

5 - 7 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/27/18
Mooresville, NC
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/27/18

RESPONSIBILITY STATEMENTS

Delivers multiple technical projects that are less complex or one to two small to medium highly complex project from planning to minimum realization with full responsibility and accountability for the outcomes through consistent communication with project stakeholders and personnel

Develops, analyzes, and manages all touch points of the project plan including responsibility for scheduling, global resource forecasting, managing project financials, and providing input and justification for costs and budget impact

Monitors the overall project performance (timeline, budget, and resource utilization) against plan and makes adjustments as needed when issues are identified and require resolution

Assists in the request for information (RFI), vendor request for proposal (RFP) processes as directed, and prepares and/or reviews status reports on key project performance metrics

Drives the work of assigned project team by requesting resources to support IT project demands and communicating a clear vision of project goals and objectives to the team

Coordinates team activities to ensure project milestones are achieved, providing performance feedback to team members' supervisors as appropriate and guidance on smaller less complex projects managed by IT Associate Project Managers

Manages, controls, and mitigates project risks by identifying and analyzing trigger events, establishing contingency plans; anticipating dependencies affected by ongoing project changes, and recommending ways to mitigate future risks to management

Participates in formal and informal training to continuously develop technical capabilities and project management skillset, enabling progression

Reviews and/or prepares status reports on key project performance metrics (i.e. deliverables, financials, duration, benefits) and/or provides data input for report preparation to Project Coordinators

Ensures the alignment, buy-in, and support of diverse project stakeholders by building and maintaining relationships with internal customers, third party vendors, and senior management

Applies technical knowledge in software development, database management, IT architecture, Lowe's operating systems, etc. to ensure the alignment, buy-in, and support of diverse project stakeholders such as internal customers, third party vendors, and senior management

Supports and is accountable to the IT Program Manager for the management, delivery and outcomes of assigned projects within the program


REQUIRED EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, MIS or related field
4+ Experience in IT or related business area, including 2+ years managing IT specific projects
4+ Experience working on and/or managing IT project(s) involving the implementation of SDLC project life cycle methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, etc.)
4+ Experience managing operational or project financial budgets and leading project teams
2+ Experience developing IT project Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) / User Stories used to create project schedules and estimates
2+ Background in business analysis, software design, Software development, data architecture, operating systems, software testing or other technical area

Job ID 1358453BR

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