Project Manager – Intermediate

LocationOttawa
Job CategoryInformation Technology
SP-ID24109
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline August 28, 2020
Experience Required4 years
Job DurationTemporary
Education RequiredN/A

Our client is looking for a “Project Manager – Intermediate” to work in Kanata, ON.
 
BEFORE you proceed to the job description…
– You must hold a valid Security Clearance (Reliability level) or is willing to go through process of obtaining one.
 
– Must be able to provide 2 professional references to contact and receive feedback prior to client review.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION:

ROLE SUMMARY
The Project Manager plans, executes, and delivers projects on time within budget and scope in accordance with business priorities. Throughout the lifecycle of each project, the project manager oversees all aspects of projects (i.e. budget, schedule, scope, issues and risks), sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities and prepares reports regarding status of project.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
• Manage all aspects of project management from discovery through delivery implementation and stabilization:
o Create and manage project plans, charters, schedules, budgets, quality, communication, resource and risk management plans
o Provide the direction required to meet the project objectives and commitments
o Analyze and make decisions on projects, considering project benefits, scope, cost, schedule, and quality
o Prepare reports regarding status of project
o Ensure appropriate management of stakeholders throughout the project
• Collaborate with the IT PMO to ensure compliance with project standards, processes, tools and methodology
• Act as prime liaison between the company and Third Party organizations on project related issues or inquiries
• Oversee integration of the agile team’s deliverables with the project at large, as well as how deliverables may have touchpoints in related sub-domains
• Lead or play a key role in Scrum (or program) meetings to drive coordination
• Ensure global project reporting requirements are delivered to the Planning & Intake team in collaboration with the Project Control Officer (“PCO”) such as the reporting of project status of actions, issues, risks
• Ensure all groups are being provided with timely and accurate project information

CRITICAL SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
QUALIFICATIONS
• Project Management: experienced in managing IT projects; comprehensive knowledge of project/program management methodologies and tools, including Agile methodologies
• Financial Management: strong understanding of key concepts of financial processes such as budgeting, forecasting, financial modeling, ROI development etc.
• Delivery methodology: knowledge and experience in agile / scrum / iterative Development
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
• Academic : Post-secondary degree or higher in Engineering, Technology or related field (required)
• Certifications : PMP (Asset), ITIL foundations (Asset), Agile (Asset)
Additional Notes:
– Hired contractor will initially start working remotely. However, when the company resumes onsite work, the contractor will also require to work fulltime onsite
 
To apply, send your resume to:
r.jeon@maxsys.ca