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ServiceNow Project Manager

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 6 days ago

Our Irving, TX Client is seeking a ServiceNow Project Manager for a long term contract, 100% remote opportunity. 

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Delivery of projects on time, within scope and budget that meets and exceeds the customers’ expectations.
  • Delivery of projects aligned to overall business and technology strategies.
  • Mastery of Agile project management methodology, tools, and templates.
  • Defining Epics & Themes, developing and grooming stories, managing sprints and stand ups.
  • Proficient in project planning, schedule development, scope management and cost management.
  • Technical knowledge of project management inter-related process stages, i.e., initiate, plan, execute, monitor, and control and close, and the supporting processes (scope, cost, time, issue, risk, resource, communication, stakeholder management).
  • Ensure that quality project standards are met as prescribed by IT Services through the effective implementation or use of approved processes, methodologies, and deliverables.
  • Directly influence cross-functional teams to assure work is completed on schedule, within budget and high quality.
  • Manage interdependencies and coordination across projects to ensure that information relating to project deliverables, risks and issues are effectively communicated between stakeholders and that key performance indicators are monitored and evaluated.
  • Close the project to formalize acceptance of the project, results, feedback, and capture IP (demos, stories, etc.) internally and externally.
  • Oversee performance metrics and projections, and monitor key project metrics such as cost, schedule, and quality indicators.
  • Plan for and manage change.
  • Resolve customer issues, escalating when necessary.
  • Document tools and processes in Contender Knowledge base.
  • Engage Advisory Services on key accounts and growth accounts to build out customer roadmaps (ITSM, ITOM, HR, Security, Training, MSO, Nuvolo etc.).
  • Express competency in Contender's Partner Portfolio of Technologies Exhibit accountability, cross-functional collaboration, continuous improvement and coordinated execution with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Contribute to annual account growth by fully understanding the customers journey, transformation objectives, environment, and budget.
  • Generate change orders, MSOs, training, upgrades, additional services.
  • Coach, mentor, and support less experienced project managers.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years Project Management Experience.
  • 5+ years of experience with code versioning Git (GitLab) and writing scripts to automate branching strategies and merging code.
  • Proficiency with fundamental front-end languages such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Strong focus on efficiency, user experience, and process improvement.
  • Hands on knowledge of ServiceNow and primary modules.

Even better if you have:
  • Experience leveraging credible project management processes and tools - ServiceNow PPM.
  • Project Management Institute (PMI), Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, and/or SCRUM Master certification.
  • ITIL certification.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see MatrixRes.com/Benefits for more information.

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