IT Applications Project Manager

Dec 22, 2021, 12:17 PM

Title : IT Applications Project Manager

Department : Information Technology


Country : United States

Department : Information Technology

State :

The primary responsibility for this position is to manage the full lifecycle for a variety IT projects. These projects will involve daily hands-on management of technology activities utilizing both waterfall and agile-based software development practices; and will include working with internal, offshore, and outsourced development teams to effectively deliver business solutions. This role requires a wide range of leadership competencies, technical project management experience, and communications skills. This person will focus on meeting project commitments, including communications with sponsors, stakeholders, and delivery resources. In the Business Analyst portion of the role, this person will work with key project stakeholders to capture business and user requirements and work with the delivery teams to ensure functional and non-functional requirements are understood, developed, tested, and delivered to specification.
  • BS in Business or related field required. MS/MA in Business preferred.
  • At least 5 years of experience in increasing responsible leadership role including experience successfully managing various projects.
  • PMI certification (PMP, CAPM, etc.) highly desired.
  • Experience with Waterfall and Agile/SCRUM, and Hybrid methodologies.
  • Outstanding grasp of information technology concepts and processes.
  • Experience working with internal and external software development teams including offshore resources.
  • Excellent communications skills both oral and written and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Ability to foster trusting relationships with colleagues, partners, suppliers, and clients and accomplish/drive results.
  • Strong and tested project management skills, including sponsor and risk management.
  • Ability to handle a multitude of tasks efficiently and effectively.
  • Strong leadership abilities.
  • Ability to interface with all aspects of the business.