Houston, United States
6 days ago
IT Project Manager (Applications)
IT Project Manager (Applications) needed to manage the day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of applications projects. The IT Project Manager (Applications) will be responsible for the successful design and deployment of technology-based solutions to meet business needs.
This position will provide leadership and direction to formal and informal project resources and implement standardized processes that conform to IT project management best practices, including agile.
Responsibilities will include project planning and scheduling; status reporting; financial tracking; resource supervision; vendor management; metrics collection and reporting; issue escalation and resolution; and risk identification and mitigation activities. DUTIES
- Manage projects to ensure successful and consistent delivery on scope, budget, and schedule.
- Estimate resource requirements for all work packages and project deliverables.
- Monitor project progress continuously and conduct project monitoring meetings.
- Identify and monitor project risks and implement risk management plans in accordance with department standards.
- Prepare and deliver professional stakeholder communications and implement stakeholder management plans.
- Manage project scope and project change requests; appropriately control scope creep.
- Implement project quality plans and ensure project quality standards are met.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- 3-5 years of experience in leading IT applications projects.
- 3-5 years of experience as a Business Analyst
- Experience working with techniques and approaches related to the architecture, development, integration, and deployment of project phases.
- Coordinate and monitor system integration tests and user acceptance tests.
- Support change management activities as well as monitor and coordinate training.
- Responsible for management and mitigation of project risks and issues.
- Must have flexibility to travel.
- PMP certification preferred.
Looking for resources bases in or around Houston, TX or Orlando, FL at this time.
Domestic Travel Required ~%25 (Following all Government Travel Restrictions) Travel is currently suspended due to the Virus, but travel is expect to resume once deemed safe by the government.