Project Manager - Phoenix, AZ

Company: Tech One IT
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Location: Phoenix, AZ, USA
JOB DESCRIPTION

Position Description  

• Manage medium to large projects that are primarily infrastructure related, software deployment would be secondary. 

The candidate will need to be a strong project manager and leader that can be forward thinking to anticipate and navigate through unexpected issues, identify and remove hurdles, and interact with senior executives. 

ESSENTIAL JOB TASKS 

• Lead and manage the successful implementation of a technology solutions for our Client

• Review and develop project artifacts. For example: project proposals, project charters, work breakdown structures, and detailed project plans and project schedules. 

• Determine resource allocations for the defined project tasks and monitor tasks to completion. Manage and maintain project scope. Develop and manage detailed Risk Management and Issue Management Plans and actively mitigate risks and resolve issues to ensure project success. 

• Coordinate work of internal and external project team members. Provide leadership and guidance to project personnel. Build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders including vendors. Serve on various committees, teams and work groups. 

• Manage vendors that are key to the success of the project. Validate that all vendors fulfill the terms of contract and deliverables. Maintain historical project records including financial documents (e.g., timecards and invoices). 

• Develop and maintain regular reports to executive leadership, project team members, and stakeholders. 

• Identifies project risks and issues, including conflicting issues across projects. Develops action plans, mitigation plans and issue resolutions, as appropriate. Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion. Conducts post-project reviews to identify areas of continual improvement. Complies with change control and quality management policies and procedures. 

• Ensure compliance with change control and quality management policies. Notify management of policy changes or exceptions in a timely manner.

Skills Required

• Ability to comprehend complex, technical subjects and translate

to lay audiences. 

• Knowledge of principles, practices and techniques used in managing information technology systems design projects. 

• Experience and knowledge of agile methodology. 

• Ability to lead and manage technical teams in the delivery of projects and services toward a common vision. 

• Skill in systematically gathering relevant information from different sources to address issues and make prompt and insightful decisions. 

• Skill in organization and time management, with the ability to set and manage priorities autonomously. 

• Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally. Skill in making effective oral presentations to different levels of audiences. 

• Skill in effective interpersonal relationships including teamwork, issue resolution, negotiation, and customer relationship management.

Skills Preferred

• Experience working in a Project Management Office environment. 

• Experience working within the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK) framework 

• Knowledge of County Government programs, the associated data and business functions, and an understanding of the County's budgeting and fiscal control procedures.

Experience Required

seven (7) years of project management experience.

Experience Preferred

• Experience working in a Project Management Office environment. 

• Experience working within the Project Management Book of Knowledge (PMBOK) framework 

• Knowledge of County Government programs, the associated data and business functions, and an understanding of the County's budgeting and fiscal control procedures.

Education Required

Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems or a related field

Education Preferred

• Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent

 




JOB TYPE
Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable


JOB REQUIREMENTS
Minimal experience: No experience



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