Project Manager - IT in Spokane, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Spokane, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    8/11/2018
  • Job ID:
    109166
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    509-891-7000

Job Description

Our client in Spokane, WA, has an immediate need for a Project Manager- IT.  In this position, you will be responsible for identifying, planning and managing scope, resources, schedule, budget and risk required to meet goals of large complex projects.  Also responsible for managing, planning, scheduling and controlling a software build through different stages and environments, including testing and deploying software releases.  Must understand the inter dependencies and integration issues among projects in the release and how their technical complexity will affect the release schedule and risks.  Other essential functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead the development of cost benefit analysis, return on investment forecasts, project proposals, project charters, risk analysis, project schedules and ensures actual results are tracked for large complex projects
  • Develops and manages project schedules
  • Identifies and establishes stakeholders and appropriate project governance.
  • Identifies appropriate project team resources and ensures appropriate staff are secured
  • Develops and manages project budgets
  • Clearly communicates roles and expectations to project teams
  • Escalate issues to stakeholders and project teams and recommend solutions
  • Creates and delivers information at appropriate level for audience, including presentations and status updates
  • Recognizes risk triggers and clearly communicates situation to project teams, sponsors and stakeholders

This is a 1 year+ long position, with benefits, in Spokane, WA and offered through Volt Technical Resources - a division of a Fortune 1000 publicly traded Staffing Industry Leader. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the United States for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support most of the top rated IT companies in the United States.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related field or equivalent experience with project management methodology, tools and/or software packages Three to five years demonstrated ability as a core decision-maker showing balanced consideration of business issues
  • Ability to drive results through informal authority, serve as a consultant to key business partners, and represent users and customers in every thought and interaction
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from Senior Management and other departments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and analytical skills
  • Proven ability to effectively understand and communicate information to a wide variety of technical and non-technical individuals or groups at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to identify, develop and gather necessary resources to complete a project Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment the in performance of his/her job

PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:

This is a W2 position – NO 3rd party submittals or Corp-2-Corp Candidates

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Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt is a publicly owned Corporation with shares trading on the over-the-counter market: http://www.otcmarkets.com under the trading symbol "VISI". To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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