IT Project Manager
Develops, seeks approval for and maintains a project plan in accordance with industry standards, guidelines and practices.Manages the project SOW and adheres to project change control processes.Builds and maintains relationships with stakeholders and agency personnel.Directs work planning and scheduling for project activities.Tracks and manages project progress against the project plan.Serves as the primary point of contact for all project-related issues and resolution of issues.Facilitates and/or manages procurement activities associated with a project.Maintains up-to-date project financials.Identifies and manages project risks, develops risk mitigation strategies and tracks risk resolution to closure.Insures project compliance with standards and procedures.Captures and reports project management performance metrics.Insures constant alignment between project stakeholders and project activities through robust communications.Integrates requisite organizational change management processes into the project's plan and execution.Plans and executes an appropriate training program for project users.Prepares a comprehensive "lessons learned" artifact and debrief for project stakeholders and other related parties.Plans for a smooth transition to the maintenance and operations phase of the technology life cycle.Obtains ultimate stakeholder approval sign-off at project completion.Performs a formal project close-out.Performs business analysis functions, as appropriate.Excellent writing and oral communications skills.Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.Strong conflict resolution skills.Ability to read and understand construction drawings (architectural, mechanical and electrical systems) and related documentation.The Project Manager is assigned the management of a specific project and the work performed under a project's Statement of Work (SOW). The Project Manager performs day-to-day management of the project, identifies issues and risks, and recommends possible issue and risk mitigation strategies associated with the project. The Project Manager acts as a facilitator between an agency and an IT contractor. The Project Manager Is responsible for ensuring that work performed under the SOW is within scope, consistent with requirements, and delivered on time and on budget. The Project Manager uses an industry prescribed project mangement methodology and tools to assess and monitor critical paths, tasks, dates, testing, and acceptance criteria. Where applicable, the Project Manager provides solutions to improve efficiency (eg, reduce costs while maintaining or improving performance levels). The Project Manager maintains various project registers and plans (eg, stakeholder, issues, risks, procurement, communications, etc.) and provides statuses for inclusion into up-to-date status reports. The Project Manager has specific skills and experience in managing IT infrastructure projects (eg, hardware, software, network, facility buildouts and relocations, etc.).About TEKsystems:We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.