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Project Manager
Ref No.: 17-00048
Location: plymouth meeting, Pennsylvania
Start Date: 01/22/2018
Project Manager
 
POSITION SUMMARY AND PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
Position Summary:
The Project Manager leads both IT and Business projects based on the prioritization and requirements provided by the organization.  The PM will oversee the resources, schedule, change management, and deployment of initiatives.
 
Responsibilities
·Provide project management expertise utilizing waterfall and Agile methodologies
·Oversee/ manage software development groups and teams in requirements gathering, analysis, design, risk mitigation, programming/construction, unit testing and transition of applications into a production environment.
·Manage system developers, test teams, process managers, and end users to ensure proposed solution is delivered according to schedule and with the required functionality
·Ensure that new and existing processes and procedures are documented and utilized by the organization.
·Schedule and manage regular reviews of newly proposed and exiting projects to ensure quality and accuracy is delivered to end users
·Function as a liaison between business users and IT professionals
·Apply industry project management techniques where appropriate to assist in providing optimum solutions
·Follow SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle) processes
 
Other Requirements (Specialized skill sets, behavioral/technical): 
·Excellent planning, organization and problem identification skills
·Experience working in Life Sciences, Clinical or Pharmaceutical industries
·Excellent technical and business terminology to consult with vendors and other internal staff
·Proven ability to work effectively on multiple projects simultaneously (balance workload)
·Ability to work in a collaborative, team-based environment
 
 
Education, Certifications, or Special Licenses:
·A Bachelors degree in Information Systems, Information Processing or business-related curricula, or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired is necessary. 
 
Relevant Years of Experience Required:
·6-8 years of experience in managing software development projects