*IT Project Manager III in Chicago, IL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  822159

Description: * Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department
* Oversees all aspects of projects
* Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project
* Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects
* Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project
* Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures
* Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
* Performs a variety of tasks
* Leads and directs the work of others
* A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

* 7+ years experience as a Technical Project Manager required
* Experience with API's, .NET, and Java required
* Need a highly technical project manager who understands APIs, mainframes, and .NET.
* Does not need to have a developer background but must be able to communicate with the developers
* Must be very comfortable with running projects with little supervision
* Individual must have experience reporting and managing a project from beginning to end
* Individual must have strong communication skills as they will be responsible for attending and conducting meetings
* This individual will not have direct reports but will be responsible for the overall management of the project
* Candidates with previous airline experience preferred
* PMP preferred
* Do NOT need an infrastructure PM
* Travel between Chicago and Houston required