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IT Project Specialist

Job Description

The candidate will be working with the Project Management Office governance team to provide support to all levels of the IT organization. Duties will include, but are not limited to, defining, creating documentation and training on new and updating process as necessary, acting as functional SME for PMO tools and reporting. Acting as an Agile Champion and assisting the transformation of processes from waterfall methodology to Agile framework. This candidate will also be responsible for working with senior leadership to identify, propose and implement solutions and reporting required of the tools to meet their needs and presenting those solutions for approval. 

Strong project management experience is required as this person will be acting as the main SME within the PMO charged with coming up with new ways to utilize the PPM tools in order to enhance Frontier’s overall project management approaches and best practices.


Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in MIS or related field preferred. 

Proficient in both waterfall and Agile Project Management 
2+ Years experience working in an Agile environment 
5+ Years of Project Management experience (PMP or CAPM certification is a plus) 
Software life cycle knowledge 
Strong leadership skills with the ability to work as part of a project team. 
Aptitude to quickly become systems expert working with the applications/systems within Frontier 
Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
Training and courseware development 
Experience acting as an Agile coach 
Facilitation 
Creating quality presentation materials for all levels of the organization - including Executive level 
Ability to manage relationships on all levels from Team Member to Executives 
Ability to delivery Executive Level work-product such as presentations, plans, etc. 
Competency in project estimation techniques 
Ability to speak to and recommend standardized Agile Best Practices 
Release Management 
Proficient in Atlassian Jira, Confluence, JQL, Jira integrated Project Management Plug-ins (ex: Portfolio for Jira, Big Picture, Tempo, etc.) 
SharePoint, MS Office Products: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, MS Visio, MS PowerPoint 
Testing Tools such as HP ALM, AccelQ, etc. 

Plus: 
Agile Coach Certification 
Agile transformation experience (strong plus) 
Jira Administration experience 
Certified Scrum Master 
SAFe Certified

Job Snapshot

Location US-TX-Allen
Employment Type Contractor
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type IT & Technical
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Company Overview

Infovision Consultants Inc

InfoVision was founded in 1995 by technology professionals with a vision to provide quality and cost-effective IT solutions worldwide. InfoVision is a global IT Services and Solutions company with primary focus on Strategic Resources, Enterprise Applications and Technology Solutions. Learn More

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Job Description

The candidate will be working with the Project Management Office governance team to provide support to all levels of the IT organization. Duties will include, but are not limited to, defining, creating documentation and training on new and updating process as necessary, acting as functional SME for PMO tools and reporting. Acting as an Agile Champion and assisting the transformation of processes from waterfall methodology to Agile framework. This candidate will also be responsible for working with senior leadership to identify, propose and implement solutions and reporting required of the tools to meet their needs and presenting those solutions for approval. 

Strong project management experience is required as this person will be acting as the main SME within the PMO charged with coming up with new ways to utilize the PPM tools in order to enhance Frontier’s overall project management approaches and best practices.


Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in MIS or related field preferred. 

Proficient in both waterfall and Agile Project Management 
2+ Years experience working in an Agile environment 
5+ Years of Project Management experience (PMP or CAPM certification is a plus) 
Software life cycle knowledge 
Strong leadership skills with the ability to work as part of a project team. 
Aptitude to quickly become systems expert working with the applications/systems within Frontier 
Excellent oral and written communication skills. 
Training and courseware development 
Experience acting as an Agile coach 
Facilitation 
Creating quality presentation materials for all levels of the organization - including Executive level 
Ability to manage relationships on all levels from Team Member to Executives 
Ability to delivery Executive Level work-product such as presentations, plans, etc. 
Competency in project estimation techniques 
Ability to speak to and recommend standardized Agile Best Practices 
Release Management 
Proficient in Atlassian Jira, Confluence, JQL, Jira integrated Project Management Plug-ins (ex: Portfolio for Jira, Big Picture, Tempo, etc.) 
SharePoint, MS Office Products: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, MS Visio, MS PowerPoint 
Testing Tools such as HP ALM, AccelQ, etc. 

Plus: 
Agile Coach Certification 
Agile transformation experience (strong plus) 
Jira Administration experience 
Certified Scrum Master 
SAFe Certified

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