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Project Manager

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Job Description

Project managers are responsible for planning and overseeing projects to ensure they are completed in a timely fashion and within budget. Project managers plan and designate project resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress, and keep stakeholders informed the entire way.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • End to end Project execution covering the entire SDLC cycle.
  •  Determine and define the Project scope, out of scope and objectives.
  •  Understand the various organizational factors, assumptions, constraints, and boundaries in which the project needs to be executed.
  • Host the kickoff meeting with project stakeholders which includes Customer, Other IT vendors and Project team.
  • Understand the dynamics and create the Project planning and maintain the same.
  • Work breakdown structure for the team to be maintained and tracked.
  • Identification of Risk, Issues, Dependencies beforehand and work towards mitigation.
  • Host Weekly Status calls with various project stakeholders.
  • Participate in the Project Review, Audits, Forecasting, Timesheet tracking, Billing, and Invoicing.
  • Manage and lead the project team which includes Business Analyst, Development team, testing team.
  • Maintain relevant trackers, Checklist, and knowledge documents during SDLC cycle.
  • Maintain good rapport project stakeholders and communicate the project status appropriately on time.
  • Monitor progress, understand dynamics, and adjust the plan.
  • Manage project escalation and changes in Scope.
  • Measure project performance to identify areas of improvement.
  • Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout the entire project execution.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Essential Qualification:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or Business management.
  • Overall, 8 to 12 years of experience in IT industry with hands on Project management experience for 2 to 5 years
  • End to end project management experience covering but not limited to Project Planning and Execution, People Management, Escalation Management, Change Management, Risk Management, Stakeholder Management and Knowledge Management.
  • Should be Analytical, detail oriented and possesses good communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to complete the projects to the given scope, budget, and timeline without compromising on the quality.
  • Strong knowledge on Project management software tools, Methodologies, and best practices.
  • Experience in Contract preparation.
  • PMP (Project Management Professional)
  • Knowledge and work experience in Agile methodology is added advantage.
  • Domain knowledge in any of industry and experience in handing Pega projects is a plus.

 

Preferred Qualification:

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

Prince2 certification is desirable.

Required skills