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IT Project Manager

Company:
vTech Solution Inc
Location:
Middle River, Maryland, United States
Posted:
June 12, 2019

Description:

Responsibilities:

•Coordinates and guides projects throughout their project lifecycle, including systems and processes design.

•Ensures that projects are completed in accordance with established scope, deadlines, budgets, and technical standards.

•Prepares appropriate project and supporting documentation throughout the project lifecycle.

•Manages the identification of risks and issues for proper resolution to ensure successful project implementations.

•Builds relationships with project sponsors, stakeholders, technical staff, vendors, and end users.

•Takes ownership for a variety of project initiatives and communications in parallel.

•Works alongside project sponsors, stakeholders, and team members to gather business requirements, plan for change management, and participate in development and implementation of new solutions or enhancements to existing systems.

•Drives the formulation of business and testing requirements.

•Generates and compiles documentation for business processes and operational procedures and makes recommendations for improvements.

•Maps current “AS IS” business processes and facilitates workshops to research future “TO BE” processes.

•Manages vendor implementations and ensures all milestones and deliverables are met in accordance to the Statement of Work and adherence to BCPS technical specifications and data sharing requirements.

•Participates in continuous improvement activities by identifying and analyzing the effectiveness and efficiency of existing processes and develops strategies for improvements.

•Produces status reports and communications on a regular basis.

The ideal candidate will have the following skill set as described in the contract:

•A bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Business or Public Administration, Computer Science, Communications, or related field

•Thorough knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

•5+ years of experience as a project manager, business analyst, change management analyst, systems analyst or closely related experience in the analysis of information technology organizations and systems

•Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of planning, developing, implementing, and supporting computer information systems and programs. Preferably in a Business Intelligence or Data Warehouse Team but not required.

•Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbal

•Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships

•Ability to coordinate the work of a team with the work of other units within BCPS

•Ability to develop administrative reports including status reports, administrative reports, project roadmaps, project plans, etc.

•Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, and MS Project

•K-12 education experience preferred but not required