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IT Project Manager

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IT Project Manager Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an IT Project Manager with an Application Development focus for an opportunity in Houston, TX. The Project Manager will be managing multiple medium to large moderately complex IT projects and will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and controlling of project activities to meet objectives to do software enhancements and software maintenance activities. This position will lead the business and IT groups through all phases of the Project Management Life Cycle (PMLC), and communicate effectively to Business/IT teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Track overall project performance, cost, and schedule goals while maintaining project scope and adhering to change management processes; and coordinating all activities of the project to ensure the project progresses on schedule, within budget while delivering business value
  • Manage medium to large software development projects using best practices and be accountable for deliverables by understanding and balancing the competing demands for project scope, time (including estimating), cost, risk, and quality and collaborate with other project managers to assure a consistent implementation of project management disciplines and methodologies
  • Coordinate medium to large software development projects in IT that involve team members across all areas of the enterprise, vendors, external agencies and partners
  • Lead enhancement projects of various levels of complexity in a project manager role; to include creation of project schedule and risk management tasks
  • Support cross-functional linked project teams to address business or systems solutions
  • Work with Business Analysts, developers, and the business to help define schedules based on requirements within the budget

Requirements:

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years of relevant technical or business work experience with software development projects specifically in a Project Management capacity
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or another related field required
  • Skilled at communicating (oral/written) effectively with peer group, middle and senior management in IT and customer areas, from all areas of the enterprise, including vendors, external agencies and partners
  • Skilled at working successfully with people, leading teams and coordinating project activities
  • Ability to analyze and change existing processes to reduce process time and resources to improve organizational impact
  • Financial knowledge and discipline
  • Microsoft Project, Visio
  • Experience leading a team of 6-12 resources is important. This is a very hands-on role. Customer engagement is also an important aspect
  • Must have experience leading agile software projects. Understanding Scrum, backlog grooming, etc. is required
  • A mobile development (iOS application development) or web application development background is required - Objective-C with a C# and .NET background
  • Must have the ability to work independently and be proactive
  • Successful candidate will also have excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Some flexibility may be required outside of business hours as needed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in airline or aviation maintenance industry with business systems preferred
  • PMP, Scrum Master, or other project management certifications considered a plus
  • TFS very strongly preferred

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the eighth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the 'Best Staffing Firms to Work For' and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 26 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.

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Location US-TX-Houston
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Hour
Pay Rate $45.00 - $50.00 /Hour
Store Type IT & Technical
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Company Overview

Signature Consultants

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the eighth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 26 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Learn More

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Signature Consultants
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$45.00 - $50.00 /Hour
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IT & Technical
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Job Description

IT Project Manager Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an IT Project Manager with an Application Development focus for an opportunity in Houston, TX. The Project Manager will be managing multiple medium to large moderately complex IT projects and will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and controlling of project activities to meet objectives to do software enhancements and software maintenance activities. This position will lead the business and IT groups through all phases of the Project Management Life Cycle (PMLC), and communicate effectively to Business/IT teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Track overall project performance, cost, and schedule goals while maintaining project scope and adhering to change management processes; and coordinating all activities of the project to ensure the project progresses on schedule, within budget while delivering business value
  • Manage medium to large software development projects using best practices and be accountable for deliverables by understanding and balancing the competing demands for project scope, time (including estimating), cost, risk, and quality and collaborate with other project managers to assure a consistent implementation of project management disciplines and methodologies
  • Coordinate medium to large software development projects in IT that involve team members across all areas of the enterprise, vendors, external agencies and partners
  • Lead enhancement projects of various levels of complexity in a project manager role; to include creation of project schedule and risk management tasks
  • Support cross-functional linked project teams to address business or systems solutions
  • Work with Business Analysts, developers, and the business to help define schedules based on requirements within the budget

Requirements:

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years of relevant technical or business work experience with software development projects specifically in a Project Management capacity
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or another related field required
  • Skilled at communicating (oral/written) effectively with peer group, middle and senior management in IT and customer areas, from all areas of the enterprise, including vendors, external agencies and partners
  • Skilled at working successfully with people, leading teams and coordinating project activities
  • Ability to analyze and change existing processes to reduce process time and resources to improve organizational impact
  • Financial knowledge and discipline
  • Microsoft Project, Visio
  • Experience leading a team of 6-12 resources is important. This is a very hands-on role. Customer engagement is also an important aspect
  • Must have experience leading agile software projects. Understanding Scrum, backlog grooming, etc. is required
  • A mobile development (iOS application development) or web application development background is required - Objective-C with a C# and .NET background
  • Must have the ability to work independently and be proactive
  • Successful candidate will also have excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Some flexibility may be required outside of business hours as needed

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in airline or aviation maintenance industry with business systems preferred
  • PMP, Scrum Master, or other project management certifications considered a plus
  • TFS very strongly preferred

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the eighth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the 'Best Staffing Firms to Work For' and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 26 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.

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