IT Project Management Consultant (R00074700_Houston)
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A master organizer and communicator with an eagle eye for detail and a talent for delivering value to clients in the most efficient way possible. Your superpower is helping organizations perform better and achieve their goals through project management activities—financial plans, estimates, scope, and requirements, throughout the whole SDLC lifecycle. You’re a pragmatist who’s always ready to take the helm on technology projects. You bring creativity and flexibility to your technology game, and you’re a natural at building an atmosphere of trust, openness, and communication so partners work well together on shared objectives. Negotiating and time-management skills; you have both in spades, along with a gift for getting diverse stakeholders on the same page when it comes to priorities and direction.
Have overall accountability to lead and implement quality projects while meeting cost, schedule and scope using both Agile and Waterfall Methodologies and tools. Direct large-scale, complex projects often involving multiple internal and external constituents and matrix partners.
Responsible for projects with moderate budgets (200k-3m)
Directly manages all aspects of the project lifecycle and works with matrix business, corporate and partners to oversee all phases of the project.
Ensure that related project processes are completed as required (including, as applicable, change management, process management, transition to business/operations, system development, quality management, etc.)
Develops or ensures development of project artifacts including charter, integrated plan, resource plan, contingency plan, and related PM artifacts, while complying with applicable enterprise standards (e.g. Management , Risk, Audit, Compliance)
Monitors and controls the project. Process recommendations and adjustments to the Accountable Executive and publishes periodic project status reports
Building trust in a client facing environment; including proven history of team and consensus building while being influential, tenacious and comfortable making judgements and critical decisions.
3 years experience with Cross-IT Projects with focus on end-to-end solution delivery, application development SW upgrade & system integration
Experience working directly with software developers across the Full SW development Life Cycle
Strong Financial management capabilities in developing and tracking project budget & P&L
Hands on Experience with Project management tools such as MS project and Project Management Methodology PMLC (margin, budget, timelines, scope and quality while interpreting, understanding and applying key financial indicators to make better business decisions.)
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.
Nice to have:
Knowledge of MES and/or Automation Controls Domain
General Manufacturing Business processes
Holding a valid PMP designation for the Project Management Institute (PMI)
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