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IT Senior Project Manager

at logisticare

Posted: 10/24/2017
Job Reference #: 5000270379306
Keywords: technical, system

Job Description

Job Title

IT Senior Project Manager

Requisition Number

17-5518

Job Description

The ideal candidate's skills and abilities will align with the below job description.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Senior Manager, Project Management Office is responsible for the full life-cycle of the projects managed within the LogistiCare project portfolio. This role will lead the effort to develop, implement, and continuously improve the portfolio management processes themselves working closing with business counterparts. This position will have direct management responsibilities for 3 - 6 project management resources ranging from junior to senior level and will be responsible for the mentoring and development of those resources. Finally, the position will directly manage enterprise level projects.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Define, communicate, and evolve Portfolio Management practices and work closely with business counterparts to champion these processes throughout LogistiCare.
  • Direct management of 3 - 6 project management resources ranging from junior to senior level.
  • Directly manage the full life cycle of enterprise level projects inclusive of technical and non-technical deliverables.


Project Management
  • Works with appropriate customers to develop project scope of work documents and project plans that include an analysis of benefit, cost, work schedule and any related risks.
  • Assigns, schedules, trains, reviews, and monitors project work to ensure that progress is within expected guidelines and is completed on time and within budget. Mentors and provides expertise to other project team members.
  • Works with appropriate customers to identify the roles of project team members, project reporting structures and frequency of interaction and any training requirements that may be needed for a team member to complete an IT project.
  • Helps to define the responsibilities of parties involved in the project including customers, management, IT management, project team, vendors and others affected by the project.
  • Identifies, tracks, monitors and communicates project-related issues, scope changes, variances and contingencies that may arise during the implementation of IT projects. Facilitates amicable solutions with the appropriate customer(s).
  • Maintains effective communication and working relationships with customers, vendors, and project team members.
  • Documents and tracks the technical approach to be used on a given IT project and facilitates the system development process is followed using current best practice guidelines including the development of a strategic plan, systems analysis, technical design, testing and acceptance of an IT system and/or application.
  • Develops IT system review schedules, audits and acceptance tests for each phase of a project. Researches existing IT systems in the marketplace and recommends viable IT solutions.
  • Develops Requests for Proposals (RFP), evaluates responses, and leads IT system selection teams to document opportunities to integrate IT systems and resources to fulfill project requirements.
  • Prepares and presents oral and/or written technical reports and project presentations

LogistiCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Work Location(s)

1275 Peachtree St NE 6th Floor, Atlanta, Georgia 30309

Full-Time/Part Time

Full-time

Requirements