Software Project Manager in Pompano Beach, FL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Jacobs   •  

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

This is a project manager role in a fast-paced technology organization supporting compliance and regulatory initiatives. This position will manage application development activities of large scale application deployments by closely working with program managers, other project managers, operations staff and other stakeholders. Accountable for delivering high quality technical solutions on a large scale network within the budget and project timelines to meet program objectives.


This role will manage development efforts, conduct regular project meetings, manage contract(s) of large-scale program(s), provide regular updates to the management and stakeholders, working alongside senior managers and executive leadership, and will interface with Operations and Maintenance partners.

Software Project managers are typically responsible for coordinating and managing development efforts of large programs. The successful candidate will assist and manage the contract for software development, and be responsible for all contract requirements, facilitation of deliverables, and additional duties as determined by the client.

The successful applicant will not be subject to close supervision and is expected to exercise independent initiative in proactively overcoming obstacles to success, dealing with uncertainty and changing circumstances, such as interdependencies, opportunities or risks. He / She will be expected to adopt an agile and flexible approach to work and an outstanding level of professionalism and conduct.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Overall management of contract requirements, project, documentation, application deployment and delivery activities.
  • Work with technology and operations counterparts to review and mitigate projects and other risks to deliver solutions as per agreed schedule
  • Manage project progress and development of software as per the architecture and design
  • Deliver stable, scalable technology solutions while driving effectiveness and efficiency reviews
  • Translate strategic initiatives into delivery-focused initiatives
  • Interface with various technology teams to determine best in class technology solution options
  • Create and maintain project timelines for technical design, data modeling, system integration, testing and application delivery
  • Support the development of customized applications that promote the goals of the Traffic Operations Section.
  • Assist in the development of enhanced reporting and automation of quality assurance processes.


  • 5+ years' experience in application development and support using SQL
  • Must have thorough knowledge of end-to-end SDLC process
  • Strong communications skills
  • Evidence of ability to make key strategic decisions
  • Strong people management and leadership experience
  • Extensive delivery, implementation, and change management experience
  • Exposure on Project risk analysis, effort estimation, execution and management of large applications
  • Experience with MSSQL, .NET and other frameworks.
  • Experience with SQL and Data warehousing tools
  • Good team player interested in sharing knowledge and cross-training other team members and shows interest in learning new technologies and products
  • Experience with Linux, UNIX and MS Windows application deployment platforms
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent work experience
  • PMP is desirable, but not a requirement

Valid Through: 2019-10-17