Project Manager (PMP) in San Diego, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

Job #:  825800

Apex Systems, the nation’s 2nd largest Information Technology Staffing organization, has an opening for a Project Manager with an active PMP to work within one of our large clients in the San Diego area. This opportunity is a long-term contract with an opportunity to convert full time.


Please send your resume to Lindsay Maynard at if you're interested in learning more about this role.


Skills Required:

* Must have active PMP certification - PMP in Progress will not be accepted

* Must demonstrate superior critical thinking skills

* Degree in Computer Science or comparable field of study

* Experience leading and managing IT projects or programs

* Ability to create and review project requirements to allow timely, high-quality delivery

* Experience preparing proposals and statements of work, developing project estimates, work plans, staffing plans and advise on implementation strategy

* Experience developing detailed project plans with identifiable critical paths, task dependencies, and major milestones, and manage the agreed project plans and schedules

* Experience managing projects using Earned Value Management (EVM)

* Proven track record of delivering on time and on budget

* Ability to estimate resources needed to achieve implementation success and ongoing support goals

* Experience providing performance feedback, mentoring and leading project teams

* Experience managing project resources and budget to plan

* Demonstrated leadership ability in complex projects involving multiple vendors and in-house resources within all levels of an organization

* Proven ability to manage delivery across a matrixed organization

* Excellent client relationship skills, representing the delivery team and ensuring that customer expectations are managed

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Proven IT technical background and ability to understand complex IT solutions

* Ability to work effectively in a time critical

* Agile or Scrum experience