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Agile Project Manager

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Agile Project Manager

Category: Project Management

City: Dallas, Texas, US United States

Position ID: J0921-1445

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

As a project manager, you will work with project teams to drive projects and initiatives related to migrating applications and data from on premise to Cloud. You will manage multiple projects across different platforms; lead technical and strategic direction; and collaborate with a cross-discipline team of engineers, management, and customers to design innovative solutions for our clients. The role is a significant position that involves working with customers and other stakeholders by developing and implementing solutions in a complex, highly dynamic environment.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Manage projects on schedule and on budget

• Responsible for all project oversight, including planning, directing and managing development resources and testing activities.

• Take initiative to coach, mentor, and orient co-workers and actively support team-based developments

• Apply your experience working in both Agile and Waterfall processes to drive teams who are migrating data and applications to the cloud

• Will need to think outside the box, proactive, flexible and able to bring a consultative mid-set

• Needs to be able to ask the right questions when clarity is needed and tactfully know how to hold people accountable at all levels

• Drive the on-time delivery of complete scope while actively managing change requests and setting customer expectations

• Supervise staff with design, analysis, test planning, project work plans and estimates

• Ensure all solutions are delivered in accordance with CGI standards and methodologies

• Stay abreast of technical and industry developments

• Provide the highest quality services possible to all external and internal clients

• Assist with project estimation and System Requirements Specifications

• Responsible for client satisfaction

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• SAFE Agilist and/or Project Management Certification

• Advanced written and verbal communication and presentation skills

• Excellent leadership and team development skills (including coaching and mentoring)

• Timely, decisive, proactive and effective problem-solving skills

• Solid project management skills related to project planning and control; scope management; issue and risk management; and quality management

• Experience managing Telecom projects; and Telecom Project Management tools, including, but not limited to JIRA

• If no Telecom PM experience than we would like to see 1 – 2 years’ experience working in Cloud technology environment

• Demonstrated ability to perform all facets of the standard project management lifecycle, including project initiation, planning, execution, monitoring/controlling and closure required

Skill Set – Years of Experience – Proficiency Level

• Project Management – 3-5+ years – Proficient

• Agile Environment – 3 -5+ years – Proficient

• Microsoft PowerPoint – 3+ years – Intermediate

Minimum Education Required: BS in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or directly related degree required

This position can be based anywhere but preferred locations are Dallas, Texas or Atlanta, Georgia.

Est. Hourly Range (Colorado Only): $50-60/hr*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

Skills:

  • Agile / Collaborative Method

  • Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Project Management

  • Telecommunications

What you can expect from us:

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