Project Manager

Cynet Systems   •  

Jackson, MS

Industry: Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Project Manager for our client in Jackson, MS

Job Title: Project Manager

Job Location: Jackson, MS

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

This position will require a qualified Project Manager to take the lead in the following tasks:

  • Manage IT Projects to include defining projects, tracking progress and status reporting
  • Establish and maintain Project Managements Standards
  • Develop a comprehensive project repository to improve the ability to estimate resources for future IT projects
  • Establish and maintain an Enterprise Project Portfolio containing multiple projects
  • Requirements Management: gathering, analysis, organization and reporting
  • Documentation of new development (User Guide, Systems Guide, other)
  • Coordinate activities across different organizational functions
  • Help, develop and mentor PMO Team, and increase overall capacity of PMO Team

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Must be able to effectively communicate (verbal and written) requirements with stakeholders as well as development team
  • Must be able to collaborate with Senior Management and other Project Managers, Business Analysts, Architects, QA Team, and developers to ensure requirements are communicated, accepted, and meet expectations – 7 Years experience
  • Knowledge of PMI standards and Processes, and success in managing IT projects – 7 Years experience
  • Use of project management and work management tools such as Jira, MS Project and MS Team Foundation Server– 7 Years experience
  • Experience with Information Technology Project Management and K-12 Education is a plus– 7 Years experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI)– 7 Years experience
  • Must be familiar with software and database development concepts to include test cases, quality assurance, creation of diagrams, flowcharts and work flows of business processes and data flow – 7 Years experience
  • Must be able to translate and simplify requirements from stakeholders into written requirement documents for development team. Documents include: Formal Requirements Document, Functional Design Document, Technical Design Document, Technical Use Cases, User stories, Business Cases, Requirements Traceability Matrix, Test cases. (Candidate will need to provide samples of previous documents created. Must submit with resume) – 7 Years experience
  • Provide hands-on project management of enterprise-wide projects including all phases of project life cycle and/or software development life cycle as well as support a project management team– 7 Years experience
  • Strong experience in mapping business processes into technical documentation– 7 Years experience
  • Strong experience in developing Business Cases, Benefit Analysis, and identifying Risks– 7 Years experience
  • Project Management Certification
  • Scrum– 7 Years experience
  • Agile– 7 Years experience

Preference given to candidates with the below skills/experience. Must also meet minimum requirements:

  • MS Project
  • Team Foundation Server
  • MS Visio
  • Database Entity Design
  • C#
  • .NET
  • PL/SQL
  • Oracle
  • Visio
  • MVC
  • SDLC