We are seeking a Senior IT Project Manager to work on our Business Transformation Operations and Execution (BTOE) team in San Jose, CA. This is a contract for 6 months plus.
The Business Transformation Operations and Execution (BTOE) team is a new team that has been established to optimize how we manage and execute Transformation projects. The Senior IT Project Manager will reside in the BTOE and will provide project management services for Transformation projects. In addition, the Senior IT Project Manager will assist in building out this new capability.
As part of the new BTOE team, the Senior IT Project Manager will be required to coordinate and lead cross-functional project teams throughout the company. To be successful in this role, the Senior IT Project Manager must be able to build close partnerships and work collaboratively with various cross-functional organizations, teams and individuals across the business. The role will interact with all levels of project team members, subject matter experts, management and leadership throughout the company. He/She is responsible to understand the business process and direct tasks in support of the overall business strategy.
Skills/experience specific to this position:
Strong in business process - business awareness, ability to recognize patterns and think strategically about a solution that ties to a greater objective / purpose (big picture person)
Experience working with Global and Cross-Functional Teams
Experience with large companies (need the scale perspective)
Experience with system and process consolidation
Tenacious and persistent
Manage project deliverables and milestones within approved timelines and budget
Utilize System Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and Project Management Methodology to manage the development, customization, configuration, testing, and implementation of Business/IT systems
Manage and coordinate day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of approved projects
May lead cross-functional linked teams to address business or systems issues
Build relationships and collaborate cross-functionally to lead project delivery teams towards successful project outcomes
Document decisions and action items of team meetings
Assist with the collection, consolidation, and review of large Business/IT program dash boards
Collect risks, issues, and dependencies associated with larger programs
Run review meetings with other Project/Program Managers
Assist with the development of standard SDLC methodologies (Waterfall, Agile/Scrum)
Assist with the development of harmonized Program/Project Management methodologies
BS/BA preferred or equivalent experience
15+ years of relevant industry experience, with at least 10 years of hands-on Project Management Experience.
Excellent business systems analysis and project management skills
Experience with M&A/integration related projects
Significant knowledge of the SDLC methodologies
Must possess strong documentation skills and can work with rapid change and fast pace
High energy and ability to work both independently and across multiple teams in very fast growth environment
Exceptionally collaborative, flexible and adaptable when working with customers and various teams.
Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well as team
A proven desire to work as a team member, both on the same team and outside of the team
Ability to troubleshoot and analyze complex problems
Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to be a team player in geographically dispersed teams
Excellent analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills to manage complex process and technology issues
Excellent desktop software skills - MS Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio, etc
Additional Desired Qualifications
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The Carrera Agency