Job Order #1357

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Posted Date: 4/19/2018
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Position Title: Sr. Project Manager
Salary Range: 87,000
Location: Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Desired Skills:
Description: PCM is searching for a Project Manager for our client in the downtown Kansas City area to help lead a cloud initiative. This role is accountable for project initiation and planning, and for overseeing development, testing, implementation, and closeout. This includes initial project planning efforts such as developing the project scope, defining project guidelines, obtaining business and IT sponsor approvals, and coordinating the resources necessary to successfully complete the project. The PM is expected to communicate major milestones, identify potential project risks, provide continuing direction to the project team, and conduct regular status meetings to review project activities. PM professionals are also responsible for prioritizing procedures for changing scope and project acceptance procedures. Nearing project completion, the PM is expected to obtain feedback to assure that project efforts meet customer expectations for agreed upon schedule, cost and objectives. They provide the highest level of expertise in the application of project management tools and techniques.

Job Duties and Use of the Sr. PM role for Cloud Initiative
• This associate will be responsible for managing deliverables & timelines for App Migrations
• This will require being able to Project Manage several individual projects and workstreams simultaneously
• In addition, this resource will work with multiple product teams, vendors and application teams
• Coordinating, facilitating and tracking work dependencies from other IT application teams
• Working with vendors on aligning and tracking dependencies, and coordinating weekly status
• Working across several product owners to align on priorities and overall direction of the Cloud migration initiative
• Running daily scrum master responsibilities
• Facilitating daily stand-ups
• Facilitating and documenting grooming activities
• Continually updating product backlog and adjusting priorities
• Creating and distributing daily and weekly status
• Tracking Sprint progress

Preferred Skills and Technology Experience:
• Experience with Cloud technology
• Experience with migrating from on premise to Cloud
• Experience with Network Infrastructure build and/or migration projects
• Experience with Server Virtualization projects
• Experience with Software development and deployment projects (including application environment build, web-based and service integration)
• Understanding of SDLC, IT Operations, Information Security, Database and Networking
• Experience with Agile delivery methodologies.
• Experience with backlog management and application lifecycle management systems (JIRA, HPALM, etc).

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