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Digital Technology Project Manager

  • Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 52402
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!
 
Position: Digital Technology Project Manager
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA, 52498
Term: 6 Months Contract
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Communicate and manage project vision with project leadership team to ensure an understanding of the project plan and scope, in conjunction with the company’s commitments and customer expectations.
  • Build highly effective cross-functional project teams and establish effective relationships with impacted departments and functional areas.
  • Communicate expectations and instill accountability in team members.
  • Resolve conflicts, promote work sharing, and motivate teams toward common goals.
  • Apply project management principles and methodology including project financial management, scope and schedule management, risk and opportunity management, escalation management, critical problem solving, and variance and root cause analysis techniques to ensure on time delivery of product capabilities that meet customer requirements.
  • Make timely and sound business decisions that support the business objectives of the organization.
  • Summarize and present key information to senior and executive leadership enabling them to make decisions.
  • Manage multiple complex projects, tracking resource bandwidth and progress to tasks through effective PMI principles, organization, prioritization, and time management practices to meet operational objectives.
  • Participate in continuous process improvement initiatives.
 
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate discipline.
  • 5 or more years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with project management oversight of infrastructure and software development initiatives.
  • Experience building and managing schedules in MS Project.
  • Experience managing project financials including forecasting and tracking resource effort and external spend.
 
Preferred experience:
  • Experience working in a government and/or manufacturing environment.
  • Experience managing projects in the following areas:
    • IT cyber security
    • Infrastructure integrations
    • SAP/ERP
    • Business Analytics
    • Cloud solutions
    • Mobile applications
    • Collaboration tools
    • Product Lifecycle Management
    • Supply Chain
  • Experience with multiple project methodologies including waterfall, iterative and Agile Scrum.
  • Experience leading data migration activities.
  • Program Management Professional (PMP) certification.
 
If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!