1+ months

Technical Project Manager - 174751

Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    174751
Celergo, an ADP company, is hiring a Technical Project Manager with demonstrated experience in providing leadership, technology expertise in the development, integration, launch, scaling, and maintenance of new and existing products and solutions. Sound like you?
  • Puzzle solver. Sees obstacles as opportunities. Uses logic and judgment to navigate and unravel challenges.
  • Analytical mastermind. Examines systems and spots trends that others wouldn't find.
  • Insightful strategist. Transforms insights into ideas and ideas into plans.

Position Summary:

Celergo, an ADP company is searching for a The Technical Project Manager will work with the Business Stakeholders, Product Manager, Developers, and Testers to manage, plan and execute new interfaces and system enhancements, enhance existing interfaces, and troubleshoot issues as they arise through all stages of development, implementation, and production operation. The Technical Project Manager will take full ownership of the project from end to end, and participate in/facilitate requirements gathering, testing, and rollout. This position requires extensive project management experience in a software development program, an expert level knowledge of project management methodologies, SDLC knowledge, and strong leadership skills.
THINGS YOU'LL DO:
 
  •  Coordinate with business stakeholders to define project scope, objectives, tasks, milestones, budgets, and measures of success and customer satisfaction
  • Identify and manage project goals, strategy, staffing, scheduling, issue resolution, contingency plans, communication plans and change control
  • Maintain and track project risks and issues, and manage risk mitigation plans
  • Provide project progress reports to project team, stakeholders, and management
  • Build trusting, collaborative relationships and partnerships with team members and external stakeholders to help accomplish key business objectives
  • Support the maintenance of project management guidelines, training programs, policies and procedures
  • Assist with the development of SLA, RFIs, and RFPs as required to enable third party solutions and IT services
  • Monitor vendor activities to ensure compliance with contract expectations and company standards
  • Maintain an attitude of commitment and exhibit responsibility for the needs of team members and external customers
  • Work with business users, external customers, and development staff to investigate and resolve project issues, application defects, production incidents, and critically review designs and specifications.
  • Draft and critically review project and customer communications, documentation, and presentations such as overviews, roadmaps, kick-off presentations, technical specifications, scope documentation, and project summaries in co-ordination with Product Development and Application Development teams.
  • Coordinate with senior sales staff on partner integration priority, integration partner qualification, and pre-sales efforts, etc.
  • Create, manage, and update integration work plans, ensure resources are executing tasks to plan and report status on partner progress/issues.
  • Assist in the design, review, testing, and implementation of interfaces including XML Schema and Web Services between Celergo and its integration partners in co-ordination with Application Architecture and Development teams.
 EXPERIENCE YOU'LL NEED:
 
  •  Project and Change Management / Coordination experience
  • Experience working with and reporting to senior stakeholders across multiple organizational functions
  • Problem-solving and What-if analysis skills/experience
  • Friendly, strong ability to communicate to all stakeholders, and work with cross-functional teams
  • Superior communication & customer service skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing projects for complex applications on time and within budget.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing technical and/or customer service staff
  • Ability to thrive in dynamic, fast-paced software development environment.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, OneNote, Skype, SharePoint).
  • 5 to 7 years of experience leading medium to large information technology projects (e.g. software development, system implementations, business analysis, and process re-engineering) through all phases of the project life cycle
  • Experience in a client-facing role and working in cross-functional teams towards common goals; consulting background is a plus
  • Knowledge of project management techniques and tools ( e.g Waterfall, SDLC, Agile)
  • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and verbal and written communications for technical and non-technical audiences
  • Knowledge of or familiarity with multiple Technology Infrastructure concepts such as, Servers, Virtualization, Networking, Telecommunications, Cloud Computing.
  • Proficient in using MS Office, MS Project, Visio
  • Demonstrated ability to coach and mentor others
  • Demonstrated ability to adhere and promote standard project management tools, procedures and best practices
 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Application Development, or related field
  • Or Bachelor's Degree with 5-7 Years of Experience
  • PMP Certification a plus


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Posted: 2019-05-09 Expires: 2019-07-05

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