Prosyntix is currently recruiting a Technical Project Manager for one of our clients working in a hybrid capacity in Columbia, SC. The candidate must possess solid experience in overseeing and managing Information Technology project(s) and serve as a liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management
Position Overview: The candidate will review the status of projects, manage schedules and prepare status reports. The candidate will assess issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. The candidate will provide technical and analytical guidance to the project team.
Develop and manage project plans, schedule, cost, and risk management
Determine and define project scope and objectives
Develop Basis of Estimates (BOE), Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and resource requirements matrix
Effectively manage projects in JIRA utilizing agile boards
Develop and manage various program status reports and briefings for internal and external stakeholders
Predict resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources in an effective and efficient manner
Prepare budget based on scope of work and resource requirements
Track project costs in order to meet budget
Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress
Manage contracts with vendors and suppliers by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables
Utilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed
Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Bachelor's degree in computer science, business, or a related field 3-5 years of project management and related experience
Advance knowledge of MS Suite of tools specifically MS Project & Excel (vlookups, index, match, pivot tables)
Strong understanding of Agile frameworks
Proven ability to solve problems creatively
Strong familiarity with project management software tools (JIRA), methodologies, and best practices
Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle
Excellent analytical skills
Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful
Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline.
Ability to obtain a secret or Top Secret clearance.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Advanced or Master’s degree preferred
Experience working with service now
Have knowledge of ITIM (IT Investment Management) principals & processes.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
This role would require someone to be able to attain a Secret Level clearance (federal background screen, drug screen and clear financial history).