Sr. Project Manager in Union, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 7/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Union, NJ
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/25/2019
  • Job ID:
    164892
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    919/782-7440

Job Description

Contract to hire!  Platform transformation and change management.  Our client, a major national retailer, is seeking a Sr. Project Manager for their corporate offices in Union NJ.  This important Project Management position will lead the largest and most strategic programs and projects that cut across multiple technology areas and the business areas they support, providing major technology platform transformation and change management, where 20+ years of legacy technology is being re-platformed to become a competitive advantage. 

This individual will also be responsible for working with IT departmental management to provide forward looking resource allocation planning, project portfolio budgeting, project delivery planning, and executive summary status reporting for their projects. Lastly, this role will provide input into the project lifecycle and methodology guidelines for the entire IT department to follow.

Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree required, preferably in a Computer Science or related field

• Minimum of 5 years recent experience providing hands-on project management within an IT Infrastructure department,

• Minimum of 3 years experience leading projects through Agile/Iterative methodologies, operating in a Scrum Master role when necessary to decompose high level project requirements into actionable Sprints and deliverables for the project team.

• Extensive experience leading large enterprise-wide technology re-platform programs and solution delivery teams inclusive of scope, scheduling, budgeting, and project planning in a matrixed environment with aggressive delivery goals.

• Experience creating 3rd party RFPs, Statements of Work, contract review/negotiation, and overseeing vendor resources for projects that fall outside of existing IT functional areas

• Subject matter expert in the basics of project management (estimation, project planning, resource planning, issue management, risk management, change management, communication planning)

• Skilled multi-tasker with ability to manage numerous projects and tasks concurrently

• Expert communicator and negotiator with exceptional written, verbal, presentation, and interpersonal skills.

• Hands-on leader and problem solver with a passion for excellence

• Scrum Master and/or PMP certification strongly desired

• Hands-on early career experience in a technical IT role preferred

• ITIL certification a plus

Volt Workforce Solutions offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration.  Submit your resume today!  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.