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Project-Program Manager
  • 15-Oct-2021 to 29-Oct-2021 (UTC)
  • Trenton, NJ, USA
  • Full Time
  • Long Term Contract Length

•Responsible for evaluating existing group of applications and environment that are not supported anymore
•Lead and participate in all aspects of the planning, business process improvement, development and implementation of the replacement of the unsupported group of applications
•Define system and application architecture and provides vision, problem anticipation, and problem-solving ability to organization
•Consult with client to define need or problem, conducts research, performs studies and surveys to obtain data, and analyzes problems to advise on or recommend solutions, utilizing knowledge of theory, principles, or technology of specific discipline or field of specialization
•Responsible for reporting on the status of the project 
•Responsible for managing risks and issues
•Responsible for developing and maintaining the project schedule

PREFERRED EDUCATION: 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study or advanced degree

Knowledge and Experience
•             Knowledge of Project Management Book of Knowledge 
•             Knowledge of Agile Development Methodology
•             Knowledge managing, and reporting on project scope, schedule and cost
•             Knowledge Risk and Issues Management
•             Knowledge of managing projects within IT environments to meet project requirements and lead team(s)    
•             Experience: 2-5 years in managing information technology projects

Required / Desired Skills
Proven experience working as a technical project manager using the Agile Development Methodology - Required 5 Years
PMBOK (Project Management Book of Knowledge) experience - Required 3          Years
Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Required 5 Years
Proficiency in MS Office - Required 5 Years
Strong attention to detail - Required 5 Years
Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking - Required 5 Years
Experience with communication in written and verbal formals to both IT staff and management - Required 2 Years
Familiarity with IT environments and application development - Required 2 Years
Experience with planning projects and tracking project status - Required 2 Years
Experience reporting status of projects to project team and Senior Management - Required 2 Years
Workers Compensation knowledge is preferred, but not required - Desired 1 Years
Knowledge of data conversion is preferred - Desired 2 Years