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SR. IT PROJECT/PROGRAM MANAGER

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    Information Technology
  • Deadline:
    March 3, 2022
  • Job Level:

SR. IT PROJECT/PROGRAM MANAGER

SAN JOSE, CA

Option 1 Staffing is an award winning, local, recognized leader in staffing and recruiting, specializing in placing the highest caliber of Non-Clinical Healthcare, Information Technology, Supply Chain, Administrative/Office and Accounting/Finance professionals in contract and direct-hire opportunities. We work with top and emerging companies in the Technology and Healthcare industry.

Option 1 Staffing is looking for a Project Manager who will be primarily responsible for medium to large-scale projects, starting at the scoping/planning phase through installation and go-live. The Project Manager will develop methodologies and metrics to track success and work closely with business teams throughout project phases.

  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Track, report and follow through on customer requirements, feature requests, defects, and patches
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Communicate the project timelines and overall project status to all internal and external stakeholders on regular basis.
  • Alert key internal and external personnel for any issues that might affect the project deadline
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within the scope and within budget
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Identify processes and activities to improve (bring best practices for our size company)
  • Continue to deploy Agile-hybrid concepts

What You Bring:

  • BS/MS degree in the field of Computer Science, Information Technology, or similar
  • A minimum of 5+ years of work experience as a Project Manager
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)/PRINCE II certification is a plus
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Ability to work with stakeholders from different cultures, backgrounds, and across different time zones at times outside normal business hours
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure and fast-paced environment
  • Standardize the Software Development Lifecycle into the organization (Agile/Scrum/Hybrid)
  • Highly self-motivated and directed

For immediate consideration, please apply!

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