Senior IT Project Manager

Fortive   •  

Greensboro, NC

Industry: Electronics


11 - 15 years

Posted 350 days ago



I. Purpose of Position

This position provides Project Management leadership and is responsible for end-to-end on-time delivery of point of sale solutions, spanning contract development, requirements, estimating, engineering development, verification, system integration, installation and deployment to field trials and production.


II. Key Responsibilities


• Support sales team and work with engineering team to define clear solutions and development of proposals, working across product groups and geographies.

• Define clear product and solutions specifications and drive gap analysis / estimating of work content.

• Provide hands on project management through initiation to launch full solution

• Actively manage project plans and deliverables

• Prepare communication plans and related project status reports

• Effectively apply internal development process known as Accelerated Product Development (APD) and enforce defined project standards

• Day to day management of project team personnel and communication with key stakeholders

• Oversee the entire project life-cycle and manage cross-functional team from project initiation to production release

• Provide value added services through a consultative, value added approach

• Develop and manage program schedule ensuring on time delivery of agreed to milestones and deliverables


III. Relationships


This position will interface with the following:

• Software and Hardware Engineering

• Software Quality Assurance

• Marketing & Sales

• Engineering Management

• Internal Regulatory Lab

• External Compliance Auditors

• External Certification Labs

• Customer Service and Support

• Payment processors and acquirers

• Retailers in the petroleum industry

• Third party device suppliers

• Remote teams


IV. Measures of Performance


• On-time delivery, quality, and cost forecast accuracy

• Change control effectiveness (scope control and funding)

• Quality of oral and written communication




V. Background and Skill


• 10+ years of IT project management experience desired

• Distributed & multi-cultural team management experience

• Ability to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously

• Bachelor’s degree in engineering, software engineering, computer science or equivalent experience; MBA is preferred

• Fluent in English

• Agile software development experience desired


IV. Personal Trait Profile


• Self Starter

• Quick learner

• Able to work independently

• Exceptional verbal and written communications and presentation skills.

• Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills.

• Personal commitment to quality and on-schedule delivery

• The proven ability to establish and meet milestones and deadlines is required.

• Must be versatile, flexible, and proactive when resolving technical issues.

• Proven ability to drive conflict resolution.

• Leads via influence

• Excellent sense of urgency and responsiveness