IT Project Manager IV
Posted on: January 27, 2023
What You'll Do / Key Responsibilities
The IT Project Manager will play a role in a variety of projects of
various sizes, durations, and complexities. Projects may span two
or more divisions, rely on new technologies, possess large capital
budgets, or have significant impact on the Information Technology
infrastructure. You will be responsible for managing work streams
and collaborating between business groups, all striving towards a
shared end goal.In this role, you will facilitate projects using
waterfall and hybrid/agile methodologies with on-shore and
off-shore resources, cross-functional and cross-organizational team
members, and in a matrixed-managed environment. Your
responsibilities include project communications, project schedules,
financial management, issue and risk tracking, and change
management activities. You will initiate corrective actions as
appropriate to ensure that deliverables are produced on time,
within budget, and in accordance with quality standards.The Skills
& Background You'll Need
7+ years of project management experience and run complex
HS Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent
experience is preferred.
PMP/Agile certification is preferred.
Success in leading medium to large-scale, complex, technical
cross-organizational projects using various project management
methodologies - waterfall/hybrid/agile.
Fosters teamwork at all levels through influence over authority and
Managing risks and impediments.
Experience with budgets and financials such as: forecasts, actuals,
variances, accruals, time-tracking.
Facilitation of agile practices such as daily stand-ups,
retrospectives, sprint reviews, sprint planning, velocity and
Experience with Project Online, Apptio, Jira, or/or Confluence is
preferred.Traits of a Successful Candidate
Business and technical knowledge.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work collaboratively and effectively across various
Driven to achieve the best outcome possible for all parties
Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and
include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short
and long term disability, and matching 401k.About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified
professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been
successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the
Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly
specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting
and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building
meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well
as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and
workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting
career.VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and
participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the
basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
local, state or federal civil rights laws.Thank you for your
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