Location: Dallas, TX Description: Our client is currently seeking a Project Manager
This job will have the following responsibilities:
We are looking for an experienced IT Project Manager to assist with a international, multi-cloud Salesforce.com implementation. This position will assist the Program Director and support other Program Project Managers with coordinating, tracking and managing program level activities and processes that cross a wide variety of teams in various project stages. The Project Manager will apply the appropriate project management process, techniques and tools to facilitate meetings, track progress, assess risk, and obtain input or consensus across teams. Project Manager will utilize their knowledge and experience to contribute to program level standards and processes and may assist with project budget tracking.
SPECIFIC SKILL SETS REQUIRED:
3-5 years of project management experience following formal methodologies and processes
2 years in leading project teams of 5 or more members
8-10 years of related IT or business analysis experience
Working knowledge of the Agile methodology
Experience working with international teams
Experience in managing multiple projects concurrently
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Highly proficient user of Jira, Office and other standard productivity tools
Detail and process oriented
SPECIFIC SKILL SETS DESIRED, BUT NOT NECESSARILY REQUIRED:
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment in computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 11 percent from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. These occupations are projected to add about 531,200 new jobs. Demand for these workers will stem from greater emphasis on cloud computing, the collection and storage of big data, and information security.
According to BLS, the median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $91,250 in May 2020, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $41,950.