03 Sep
Senior Project Manager
California, Irvine , 92612 Irvine USA

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Sr. Project Manager needed for a 6+ month contract opportunity onsite with our client in Irvine, CA. JOB DESCRIPTIONThe Senior Project Manager is accountable for delivery of all assigned IT projects within scope, schedule, budget and quality.

  • IT Project Delivery-60%
    • Deliver IT projects within scope, schedule, and budget and with high quality.
    • Deliver projects with focus on business unit satisfaction.
    • Coordinate and manage the scope, timing, and budget of multiple concurrent projects.
    • Assist in project strategy design, project role staffing, issue resolution and recovery of troubled projects.
    • Establish and maintain balance among project team, sponsors, resource managers and stakeholders.
    • Work with the business units to establish project priorities appropriately to achieve desired organizational goals and benefits.
    • Effectively mitigate project risks through risk identification and proactive planning.
    • Manage resource utilization and allocation to ensure all projects have the correct resources assigned with the appropriate skill sets and capacity to deliver a quality product.
    • Effectively communicate project status and key project metrics (KPIs) to stakeholders and customers and across enterprise as necessary.
    • Ensure all impacted and interested teams are engaged in project execution to ensure complete project buy-in and minimize impact to the organization.
  • Project Management Office (PMO) Methodology-20%
    • Utilize GSF standard Project Management Lifecycle (PMLC) and Software Delivery Lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies in the planning, delivery, and communication of all assigned projects.
    • Follow internal Project and Portfolio management framework for project approval, delivery, tracking and reporting.
    • Focus on continuous improvement activities for PMO methodology.
    • Facilitate activities of PMO Governance and Steering Committee teams.
    • Ensure compliance of IT projects to PMO methodology through standard project approval gateways.
    • Measure and track metrics for project compliance and act accordingly.
    • Maintain individual Project Portfolio and drive project business justification and approval meetings with Steering Committee and Governance teams.
  • Project Prioritization & Budget Allocation / Financials-10%
    • Partner with business units to prioritize projects across the enterprise and facilitate development of Project Portfolio.
    • Facilitate budget estimating and project planning activities for steering committee and finance approval.
    • Work with business units to ensure budget is allocated appropriately for the prioritized projects and assigned to appropriate GL accounts.
    • Facilitate post-close project Benefits Analysis activities with business unit and project managers and track results.
  • Resource Management-10%
    • Coordinate the work efforts, scheduling and prioritization for cross-team resources.
    • Effectively transition senior level knowledge to other members of the team to help grow the organization.
    • Train and mentor other team members in team standards, processes, and methodologies.
    • Support the professional development of other team members.
    • Effectively delegate tasks to other team members to challenge individuals appropriately.
    • Identify relevant training needs for the IT organization.
    • Provide leadership to the team regarding quality and integrity. Inspect and ensure the quality of work delivered by other team members.
    • Provide input into the scheduled performance review process.
    • Suggest and lead areas for improvement in internal processes.
    • Provide input into the decision-making process for the team.
    • Act as point person on behalf of the team and gain the trust and confidence of other team members.
  • Bachelor s degree in Information Sciences or related discipline.
  • 6+ years work experience in Technical Project Management.
  • PMP certification preferred.
Technical Skills:
  • Expert:
    • Microsoft Project
  • Proficient:
    • Application Integration and Compliance
    • Business Continuity
    • General Office Applications
    • Packaged Software
    • SOA Strategy
    • User Interface Design
  • Basic:
    • Applications Configuration Management
    • Automated Testing Tools
    • Client / Server Systems
    • Code Management
    • Data Transport
    • Enterprise Data Modeling
    • EnterpriseOne CNC Concepts
    • High Availability
    • Information Security
    • ITIL Incident Management
    • Networks, Routers, Switches, Firewalls
    • Performance Management
    • Programming Languages
  • Expert
    • Business Alignment
  • Proficient
    • Business Acumen
    • Innovative Solution Development
    • ITIL
    • Quality Assurance & Controls
    • Requirements Definition
    • Strategic Sourcing
    • Technical Writing
  • Basic
    • Contract Management
    • Release Management
    • Service Level Management
Platinum Resource Group is a professional level consulting firm, providing resources to Fortune 1000 client companies in the areas of technology, human resources, accounting, finance, business systems and supply chain, on a contract and interim basis. PRG has operations in Orange County, San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco. As a W-2 employer we offer our consultants direct deposit bi-weekly payroll, health, dental, vision benefits, paid holidays, and referral bonuses.

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