You will be part of a talented software team whose responsibilities include delivering every project on time within budget and scope. Qualified managers will have a background in business with management, budgeting and analysis experience. Project managers that are skilled at getting the best out of the people and projects that they oversee and thrive when planning projects and working with project teams are ideal candidates.
Oversee the overall planning, direction, coordination, execution, control and completion of assigned projects
Help define each project's scope, goals and deliverables
Coordinate and manage the project lifecycle and software development lifecycle for those projects
Develop detailed work plans, including work breakdown structures, project milestones, risk assessment / management plans, staffing needs and project timelines
Identify, schedule and assign project activities, tasks and milestones
Actively monitor, track and manage project tasks, timelines, attainment of milestones and overall quality of project activities and deliverables
Ensure project delivery framework tasks, activities and deliverables are represented and accounted for in project plans and timelines
Collaborate with IT managers and directors to assemble and manage the project team
Provide direction and support to team members
Manage communications with the team, as well as stakeholders and business and IT management
Communicate team responsibilities, target dates, project status and resource needs
Establish and provide weekly status, dashboards and project updates
Work closely with business analysts to define and refine project scope, business and functional requirements
Implement and facilitate change management within assigned projects
Drive decision-making as it relates to project activities
Identify, document, escalate and address risks and issues
Coordinate all related facility work with the Facilities department and ensure work is performed on schedule
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field preferred.
Project Management Certification preferred
Ability to manage multiple projects, activities and tasks under time constraints
Ability to communicate project scope, status and issues with corporate executives and stakeholders
Experience managing projects with a variety of technologies, platforms and development languages
Ability to communicate, influence and build teamwork that fosters a collaborative and continually improving environment
Critical, analytical thinker, and effective problem-solver
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, software development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. Through a unique blending of people and software, OpenArc has a business practice that delivers amazing enterprise, mobile and consumer-facing apps and the best talent for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements for clients and partners alike.
Staffed with the most-trusted recruiting experts, elite software developers, UI/UX designers and market experts, our team provides clients with the best resources, the right techniques and world-class support resulting in powerful measurable success.