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Senior Project Manager Information Technology

Company: UNICON International, Inc.
Location: Torrance
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

We are currently accepting resumes for a Senior Project Manager in Torrance, CA.

The selected candidate will perform the following duties:

- Establishes and implements project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations

- Responsible for assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality reviews; and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately

- Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources

- Coordinates communication with all areas of the enterprise that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed

- Manages one or more cross functional projects of high complexity

- Responsible for the management of one or more medium to large sized, moderately to highly complex projects

- (Planning) Define project plan, objective and milestone, Gain agreement from the customer, Oversee development of a plan to meet the objective, Assess risks and develop contingency plans

- (Organizing) Manage project resources to perform work, Schedule onshore/offshore meetings, Coordinate vendors, Develop and deliver key documents, Maintain documents associated with project in an organized manner

- (Managing) Monitor progress, Manage a change control process, Develop corrective actions, Communicate with sponsors and stakeholders, Transition.

- (Costing) Conduct Budgeting, Forecasting, Variance Analysis, Resource Allocation

- (Reporting) Create/Provide Presentations for stakeholders and Requested Monthly / Weekly / Daily reports

Required Skills and Experience:

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field or equivalent work experience.

- Project Management certification or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum is preferred.

- 7 to 10 years of IT work experience

- 5 years managing projects

- Advanced ability to oversee and manage large, complex, diverse and strategic projects that impact the organization as a whole

- Advanced understanding and ability to manage complex program and project budgets

- Advanced ability in implementing program and project plans, monitoring progress, resource usage and quality

- Advanced knowledge in conducting risk assessments and developing plans for eliminating or mitigating the risks identified

- Advanced understanding of multiple project management disciplines

- Seasoned veteran having strong experience with Waterfall and Agile project management methodologies and deliverables

- 2 years experience in the Automotive industry or in Telematics

- Hands-on knowledge of custom Internet application and mobility development, information architecture, user experience, and services-based architecture

- Creative, self-driven, highly collaborative

- Experience working with a managed services partner for delivery

- Experience working in a highly matrixed environment with multiple cross-organizational teams

- Excellent internal and client-facing communication skills

- Experience conducting C-level presentations

- Strong knowledge of the Microsoft office suite of products, including MS Project

- Strong experience with JIRA and and working knowledge of Confluence

- Multiple successful end-to-end deliveries from Scope through Implementation/Warranty, including maintenance

- Experience working in a dynamic, highly fluid, technically challenging environment

UNICON International, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are interested in working for an organization where honesty, integrity and quality are among the core principles then click apply today!

Keywords: UNICON International, Inc., Torrance , Senior Project Manager Information Technology, IT / Software / Systems , Torrance, California

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