Location: Columbus, OH
Simultaneously, plan and successfully implement multiple large, multi-disciplined software development projects following best in class software development and project management methodologies. Work with teams in multiple countries to deliver multi-million dollar, strategic and transformational initiatives.
• Obtain resource commitments from the discipline managers and assemble implementation teams. • Validate with the solutions analysts that the business requirements and scope have been analyzed and documented. • Coordinate technical reviews with other IT groups to develop and document technical architecture and design. • Develop detailed program and project plans with dependencies and key milestones based on coordination with all project stakeholders. Projects frequently contain multiple project tracks including multiple locations, business and IT disciplines, and vendor management activities. • Ensure project objectives are met by monitoring and measuring progress regularly to identify variances from the plan and take corrective action as necessary. • Maintain detailed project plans, resource schedules, and timelines with major milestones for all aspects of the project (software development, infrastructure, business operations, and vendor integrations).
• Schedule and facilitate project team meetings to ensure all project requirements are effectively communicated to team members. • Perform status reporting to communicate progress to project sponsors, key stakeholders and IT management. This includes IT scorecard and capital expenditures forecasting and reporting. • Track project spending and ensure project costs are allocated to the appropriate cost centers. Track software and hardware costs, manage vendor relationships and write project justifications for approval for capital expenditures. • Ensure that budget variances are highlighted to steering committees, IT Senior Management, and the project sponsor. • Implement and manage the change control process for assigned projects. • Monitor project risks and coordinate the execution of the risk mitigation plan. • Ensure proper procedures are followed for systems development methodology, release management, configuration management, QA, and change management. • Coordinate all warranty activities post implementation to resolve any issues prior to fully transitioning support to the standard, routine procedures and groups • Promote and participate in the development and improvement of project management methodologies, policies and procedures • Mentor and coach other members of the project management team as assigned.
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience. • Minimum of 8, typically 10 or more years project management • Demonstrated ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects; manage multiple IT disciplines, off shore teams, remote business users, and vendor integrations. • PMP certification • Experience with RUP or Agile methodologies a plus • Experience in successfully managing multi-million dollar projects. • Demonstrated strong negotiating skills, conflict resolution skills, and remote management skills. • Expert meeting presentation and facilitation skills
• Expert Microsoft Project skills • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Strong understanding of business finance principles: capitalization, expense, forecasting • Demonstrated strong attention to detail • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with client and IT management and staff • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with C-level executives.
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David A. Horvay
Sr. IT Recruiter | Sourcing Coordinator
CareWorks Tech | Strategically-Led Technology Solutions
5555 Glendon, CT
Dublin, OH 43016
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