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Project Manager

Ref: US_EN_6_914735_1464748

Posted on 14 September 2022

Modis is searching for a Project Manager to support various projects including infrastructure, implementation of vendor solutions, and application development for one of our top tier clients.

Primarily Remote with the expectation that the contractor be on-site to attend any in-person meetings and support activities for assigned projects as needed. Due to this need the professional must be local.

Minimum Qualifications:

At least 5 years’ experience as PRIMARY OR SOLO Project Manager on large, complex, enterprise-level IT projects through full life cycle and at least 3 years’ experience managing multiple, interdependent projects including:

  • Schedule development and tracking/reporting to project schedule across multiple simultaneous projects
  • Risk identification, tracking and reporting
  • Project status and communications
  • Stakeholder management and communications
  • Experience as a project manager in a PMO
  • Experience with customizing industry standard PM processes to a variety of project sizes, complexities and criticalities.
  • Experience with agile/scrum methodology
  • Strong team leadership skills/experience
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills to manage teams and stakeholders with tact and diplomacy.

    Extensive experience in managing IT projects for which an application development methodology was enforced.

    Superior multitasking skills

    Experience with IT security intensive projects

    Preferred qualifications:

    Experience in higher education

    Bachelor's degree in science or technical discipline, with an emphasis in technology management or information management or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

    PMP Certification, Scrum Master Certification, and/or ITIL Certification

    Experience in building and managing customer/client relationships In addition to strong PM experience, we are seeking referrals with strong communication skills and experience communicating with executives as well as project teams. Needed Skills:

    Pro-Active Project Management: Provide specific examples of managing projects and the actions they took to help the project be successful.

    Core understanding of technology: Demonstrate and explain the technology of the projects they worked on.

    Adaptable to project and environmental challenges: Provide examples of when they changed behavior in order to be successful in a particular environment or to correct for mistakes that had been made in the project.

    Communication: Demonstrate the ability in the interview to listen well and communicate clearly about the projects they have worked on and to provide examples of clear communication with their project teams.

    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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