IT Project Manager in New Orleans, LA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    36 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $47.44/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

If you have at least 4 years of experience as an IT Project Manager managing small to medium size projects, have experience with the Capability Maturity Model (CMMI), and are seasoned at working with complex project schedules in MS Project Server, then you may be the candidate we are looking for!

Our client, a company with sector expertise in defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets is seeking TWO (2) Project Managers to run small to medium size IT projects in various customer business areas in New Orleans, LA for NINE (9) months from 8am to 5pm.

Job Duties

  • Planning, coordinating, and manage small to medium size projects.
  • Integrating all functions and activities necessary to perform the project/program to meet the client or customer requirements.
  • Planning and implementing actions by the program/project team to define and implement technical baseline and meet quality requirements for project/program products and services.
  • Directing project team personnel, manage cost and schedule, ensure contract compliance, and serve as customer interface.
  • Managing technical, cost, and schedule of assigned tasks or functions.
  • Interfacing with task leaders, subcontractors, support personnel, customer and senior management.
  • Developing a detailed project execution plan and help write an investment proposal in an accelerated environment.
  • Providing direction of personnel performing tasks for project.

Required KSAOs

  • A Bachelor's degree or higher with 4 (or more) years of Project Manager experience (domain knowledge in electric utility business is preferable).
  • Excellent customer-facing skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
  • Proficiency with working on complex project schedules in Microsoft Project Server
  • Proficiency in CMMI/SEI IT project management processes.
  • Ability to work on high visibility and tightly scheduled large projects with demanding customers

Desired KSAOs

  • PMP Certification

These are estimated NINE (9) month temporary positions in New Orleans, LA that are offered through Volt Workforce Solutions.  Relocation assistance is NOT available for these positions.  These positions are subject to U.S. Government Contractor hiring eligibility requirements.  No third-party vendors.  Pay is commensurate with experience.

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today!

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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