IT Project Manager (Contract)

Bluebird Bio, Inc. Cambridge , MA 02138

Posted 5 months ago

IT Project Manager


Project manager will perform an important role in planning, organizing, coordinating, tracking, reporting, and guiding successful delivery of projects providing business value from inception to completion. You will have experience implementing effective process/technology change, supporting interdependent projects, and driving results through innovation.

About the role:

  • Responsible for project management including creation and delivery, helping define related resource requirements and budgets.

  • Develop integrated communication plans.

  • Interface with IT and other functional groups as required to accomplish objectives including establishing strong relationships with stakeholders and users.

  • Provide routine project management oversight and reporting (cost, performance, and schedule).

  • Manage risks, develop mitigation strategies and communicate impacts.

  • Coordinate and partner across all relevant groups to ensure approved deliverables are integrated, tested, and launched successfully.

  • Troubleshoot project issues and helps to develop alternative tasks, schedules, milestones, processes etc. to resolve issues.

  • Communicate project status, issues, and recommended mitigation plans to IT PMO, cross-functional core and executive teams.

About you:

  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 5 years IT Project Management-relevant work experience.

  • Experience leading application development projects is a must.

  • Posses strong communication and planning skills be detailed oriented, well organized, problem solving/analytical, self-directed, team focused, and results oriented individual.

  • A solutions enabler that can take business requirements and work with subject matter experts and stakeholders to architect, design, and implement IT technical solutions, processes, or projects.

  • Demonstrated project management capabilities including the ability to create and maintain project schedules and plans, the ability to mentor and motivate project teams, and the ability to bring structure into a fast-paced innovative environment.

  • Experience leading in a highly-matrixed environment with success attaining goals in a non-top down organization.

  • PMP certification strongly desired.

  • Be ready to embrace the principles of the bluebird bio culture: b colorful, b cooperative, and b yourself

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IT Project Manager (Contract)

Bluebird Bio, Inc.