Experienced Senior Project Manager for managing multiple complex IT Security projects/programs with strong communication skills. Follows project management industry practices such as the PMI's framework. Works closely with project teams and sponsors.
General tasks include:
Provide project management for project activities to ensure that the project is completed on time, within budget and within scope.
Define project scope, duration, resources and cost, as well as the best course of action/approach to attain the project objectives.
Provide project management for project scheduling, tracking, issue management, risk management, change management, and status reporting.
Follow the State Unified Information Technology Environment (SUITE) Project Management Methodology (PMM) and System Engineering Methodology (SEM), based on Industry standard PMI framework and SEIs CMMI framework.
Utilize the States Project Portfolio Management (PPM) tool (Changepoint) on all projects.
Plans and coordinates work with teams. Designs and implements project plans.
Generally work with other IT managers and IT technical teams. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Acts as a program manager for large complex enterprise IT Security initiatives.
Acts as a partner to other project managers performing Project Management Quality Assurance for their projects.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A significant degree of creativity and latitude is required. Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment
Self-directed and independent. Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project.
Creates a structure and organization for the management of a complex environment with emphasis on quality, productivity, and consistency. Directs corrective actions in any area where performance falls below objectives.
Location: Dimondale, MI
Contract: 1 year
State of Michigan Project Management methodology or equivalent Project management methodology based on industry standard PMI.
Project and Portfolio management systems . e.g. Changepoint, Microsoft Project. etc.
Skills Desired A plus to have:
Project Management experience managing enterprise IT Security projects
Knowledge of IT Security Standards like NIST, COBIT
Project management experience with Enterprise IT Infrastructure projects
Local candidates preferred, not mandatory
US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are not sponsoring H1B candidates at this time.
Companies submitting candidates should only submit direct W2 employees for this position. This includes H1B visa candidates and therefore your company must be the visa sponsor.
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