Project Manager in Jacksonville, FL at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/23/2019

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Job #:  976039

PROJECT MANAGER

JACKSONVILLE, FL

6+ MONTH CONTRACT
 
If interested, email resumes to Ciara Robinson at cmrobinson@apexsystems.com, thank you. 
 
Day to Day Responsibilities/typical day look like:

  • Vendor management
  • Scope management
  • Delivery management
  • Meeting coordination
  • Managing internal teams—coordinate and track the work being done (6-8 teams).
  • Experience in handling cross-team communication
  • Creating proper deliverables, scheduling, etc.
  • Agile experience: need to know user stories, scrum teams, etc.
  • Techs: Version One, RTC, MS Project, Visio
  • Manage team and people management
  • Not going to handle budget, nothing tech-heavy, etc.

 
What are the top 3 MUST HAVE technologies or Required experience of the position?
  1. Senior Project Manager (5+ years of experience)
  2. Experience managing application development projects, solid understanding of SDLC
  3. Working in a multi-project, cross-functional environment
  4. Self-starter, someone who takes ownership of their projects
  5. Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  6. Experience with vendor management
  7. Agile environment

NICE TO HAVES (OR WHAT GETS THE WIN)?
  1. Logistics industry experience
  2. Certifications (PMP or CSM

 
Insert Client Job Description Below:
Responsible for managing multiple projects and/or initiatives related to the design, development, execution, implementation and maintenance of systems or software. Manages all aspects of project execution including: scope definition, requirements gathering, project planning, change control, risk management, operational readiness and reporting.
  • Monitor services delivery throughout the project and identify risks and issues, initiate strategies and take corrective action as appropriate
  • Ability to communicate highly complex technical information clearly and articulately for all levels and audiences
  • Lead project meetings to obtain schedule, issues, risk and dependency updates
  • High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy
  • Expert in understanding the SDLC and familiarity with Agile methodology disciplines
  • Experience working with venders
  • Experience working with an Agile Lifecycle Management tool preferred (Jira, Rally, Version One, RTC)

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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