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Project Manager III-US in Waltham, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Waltham, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/16/2019

Job Description

Job #:  960969

Planning Engineer Opening in Waltham, MA!

 

Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for a Planning Engineer in the Waltham, MA area. This is a 6 month contract position and the pay rate is flexible depending on experience. Here are the details: 

For applicants who are interested in this Planning Engineer opportunity; please send a Word resume to Matthew Bonvouloir, Technical Recruiter, at mbonvouloir@apexsystems.com.

 

Position: Planning Engineer
Apex Job ID: 960969
Location: Waltham, MA
Rate: Negotiable Based on Experience
Duration: 6 Months

Position Description:

Our Client is looking for a Planning Engineer to join their team in Waltham, MA. The candidate will be accountable for working closely with the business and technology groups to ensure the success of all projects under their supervision. The projects will be for directly supporting execution of the Company’s implementation plans related to modernization of the design and operation of the Company’s electric distribution system. The project manager, will support multi-disciplinary teams responsible for all phases of implementation including technology review and selection; defining project budget, scope and timeline; project management; internal and external reporting and tracking; and stakeholder engagement.

 

Job Requirements

1.  BS in a relevant discipline or, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. 

2.  Three (3) to five (5) years of professional experience demonstrating responsibility for participating in and/or managing large scale software development projects. 

3.  One (1) to three (3) years’ experience in managing projects using agile methodology and also oversight to external vendors. 

4.  Three (3) years of project management or project leadership experience the ability to communicate and work effectively with internal and external customers at all organizational levels. 

5.  Experience building and managing a project schedule in Microsoft Project or similar project management tool utilizing data-based decision-making (GANTT charts, etc.) 

6.  Ability to lead a small to medium scale projects, including development of plans for scope, timeline, budget, issue management, and managing change.

7.  Experience conducting and leading team meetings to manage the schedule, identify risks and review project deliverables. Comfortable with frequent changes or unpredictability.

8.  Ability to lead and model behaviors for other team members.

9.  Experience with both waterfall and agile project management. 

Desired Skills (not required but candidate will have exposure to these skills in this role):

1. Good customer focus, attitude and excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills 

2.  Excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to manage complex and varied interpersonal relationships to successfully complete projects. 

3.  Excellent ability to organize time and information to successfully complete projects. 

Additional Benefits:

For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, 401K, medical/health benefits options, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit!

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at   844-463-6178-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178