18 May
Project Manager
Georgia, Atlanta , 30301 Atlanta USA

Our Government client is looking for an experienced

Project Manager on a

12 month renewable

opportunity in

Atlanta, GA.Position:

Project Manager

Job Responsibilities:The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for managing complex IT projects through the full life cycle from project definition and approval through implementation.The type of projects that this position will be responsible for managing include:• deploying new applications• upgrading, enhancing or integrating existing applications• process improvement projects• data migration / conversion projects• infrastructure (servers, networking, end user devices) projects• document imaging• payment processingThis position will work closely with business leaders, application managers, IT support staff, end users, and external vendors in order to define, manage and deliver projects that are delivered on time and on or under budget. This position requires strong communication skills, analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to interact with all levels within the organization. It requires good customer service skills and the ability to prioritize multiple concurrent projects.

Qualifications:· Bachelor’s degree with preference to technology related field· PMP Certification Required· 7+ years of working experience in medium to large IT projects incorporating design, development, and implementation of software systems· Working experience managing technology projects and working with technology project management methodologies. (e.g. waterfall, agile, iterative)· Working experience running multiple technology projects· Working experience of and competency in PMI project management processes, including planning tasks and allocating resources, risk management, issues management, time management, and financial management· Experience conducting User Acceptance Testing to receive and report feedback to development teams· Skilled in the use of negotiation techniques to reach agreement when there are widely differing viewpoints· Have an ability to set clear expectations, manage team performance and build high morale among team members· Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative and team-oriented environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:· 10+ years managing medium to large IT projects· Working knowledge of application development, networking, databases, infrastructure, cloud, Software as a Service, etc.· Experience in State Government

Required Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree (minimum) with preference to technology related field is required7 years of experience in medium to large IT projects incorporating design, development, and implementation of software systems is requiredPMP Certification is required7 years of experience managing technology projects and working with technology project management methodologies. (e.g. waterfall, agile, iterative) is required7 years of experience conducting User Acceptance Testing to receive and report feedback to development teams is requiredStrong communication skills, analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to interact with all levels within the organization is required7 years of working experience of and competency in PMI project management processes, including planning tasks, allocating resources, and risk management is requiredWorking knowledge of application development, networking, databases, infrastructure, cloud, Software as a Service, etc. is highly desiredExperience in State Government is highly desired

About Vector:Vector Consulting, Inc., (Headquartered in Atlanta) is an IT Talent Acquisition Solutions firm committed to delivering results. Since our founding in 1990, we have been partnering with our customers, understanding their business, and developing solutions with a commitment to quality, reliability and value. Our continuing growth has been and continues to be built around successful relationships that are based on our organization's operating philosophy and commitment to People, Partnerships, Purpose and Performance - THE VECTOR WAY

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