Sr. Project Manager IT

Omnitracs   •  

Dallas, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 184 days ago

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

  • Oversee the day-to-day activities of a project team and lead project personnel to ensure quality delivery within set time constraints and budget.
  • Develop and implement project management programs which contain the details of a project
  • Organize business stakeholders and technology solution teams to scope, plan, track, and report on project deliverables
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of project schedules by working directly with project team members, resource managers, and key business stakeholders
  • Set project goals and define performance criteria such as quality standards, deadlines and cost requirements.
  • Track and report on progress of project schedules and independently recognizing status needs
  • Regularly provide detailed project status reports
  • Update and maintain project SharePoint sites and other project status deliverables
  • Document management: Ensure project documentation is complete and effectively communicated to appropriate persons and departments
  • Lead Program Management meetings: Schedule, take meeting minutes, publish minutes to project teams, track and report on action items and key decisions
  • Evaluate and understand relationships between projects, subsystems and tasks
  • Evaluate overall project health based on time, resources, and budget and accurately communicate issues and concerns early to the IT Management team
  • Determine the material and labor resources required to carry out a project from start to finish.
  • Able to deliver clear and concise product presentations and to write clearly and effectively
  • Coach and mentor junior PMO and project team staff.

Skills & Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • EDUCATION:  Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Technology or related field
  • EXPERIENCE:  5-10 years’ experience in IT Project Management

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Experienced in working in complex technical environments
  • Expert of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Business oriented oral and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lead with project teams with multiple locations and tight timelines
  • Ability to move quickly and efficiently between tasks and projects
  • Ability to multitask and meet multiple deadlines
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and direction