Job Summary

Project Manager (Data Warehouse)

  • Location:
    Hicksville , New York
  • Category:
    Project Manager
  • Contract Type:
    Contract/Temporary
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_6_20806_59030871

DataWarehouse Project Manager
 
Our client is currently looking for multiple Rock Star Project Managers that want to be part of an exciting new venture of bringing back IT Projects to the states. This person must be a self-starter, energetic and have a passion for Project Management. Projects can be under 1 MM to well over 5 MM.
 
The Project Manager is accountable for working closely with the business and technology to ensure the success of all projects under their supervision. Project managers works with the business to firstly build the business case and then plans, executes, and delivers all projects on time, on budget, and within scope in accordance with business priorities. Responsibilities include but not limited to:
 
Knowledge, Experience & Technical Know How:


  • Lead and drive internal cross functional teams to meet project deliverables.
  • Manage technical issues, risks and priorities. Perform risk assessment and implement risk mitigation plans.
  • Resolve issues and solve problems throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Create project schedules to identify when each task will be done and by whom. Manage project schedules and lead enforcement of project deadlines in response to the client requirements.
  • Partner with business sponsors to define success metrics and criteria.
  • Proactively identifying resource constraints and working with personnel managers on creative solutions. Manage the unexpected gracefully and effectively.
  • Lead weekly project meetings with technology team providing transparency to task status and identifying issues.
  • Possibly build, lead, and coach multiple project teams throughout project lifecycles.
  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze needs and requirements.
  • Implementation of projects using the Software Development Lifecycle model.
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
  • Serve as the conduit and act as liaison between the customers (internal and external), software development team and technical teams. Maintain key relationships with project sponsors to forecast resource needs and communicate those needs to management.
  • Ensure effective cross-functional teamwork among project team members including both internal and external business, IT and vendors.
  • Manage software development release cycle; coordinating resources, creating documentation and running release events.
  • Monitor project schedule and scope to ensure both remain on track. Initiate and implement appropriate actions. Proactively engage in both quality assurance and risk management activities to ensure project deliverables are met according to both Covance and client requirements.
  • Meet financial performance targets for the assigned projects and proactively manage change control process both internally and externally.
  • Accountable for budget across assigned project(s) including the control and minimizing of write-offs. Proactively identify out of scope activities and execute necessary change orders. Collaborate with finance to initiate monthly invoicing and reconciliation.
  • May have line management responsibilities for the training, utilization, development and performance review of assigned staff *Ensure lessons learned are implemented across projects currently being managed.*
  • Contribute to development and management of Program Delivery metrics (On time and On Budget)
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

 
 
Qualifications Required:

  • BS in a relevant discipline or, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Two (2) to five (5) years of professional experience demonstrating responsibility for participating in and/or managing large scale software development projects.
  • Past experience with data warehouse, analytics, data management, cleansing, and migration experience. The candidate would manage the overall data warehouse implementation project and oversee the chosen Systems Integrator.
  • Experience building and managing a project schedule in Microsoft Project or similar project management tool utilizing data-based decision-making (GANTT charts, etc.)
  • Ability to lead a large scale projects, including development of plans for scope, timeline, budget, issue management, and managing change
  • Experience conducting and leading team meetings to manage the schedule, identify risks and review project deliverables. Comfortable with frequent changes or unpredictability.
  • Good customer focus, attitude and excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to manage complex and varied interpersonal relationships to successfully complete projects.
  • Excellent ability to organize time and information to successfully complete projects. Ability to lead and model behaviors for other team members. Experience with both waterfall and agile project management.

 
 
To learn more about this great opportunity apply today or call 315-233-4067.  Sorry no third party vendors.  All candidates must be US Citizens or GC Holders
 


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