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Senior IT Project Manager- Boston
Ref No.: 17-01936
Location: Watertown, Massachusetts
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 05/19/2017
Paladin Consulting is currently hiring a Senior IT Project Manager to join our team working onsite at our client's office located in Watertown, MA.

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Job Title: Senior IT Project Manager
Work Location: Watertown, MA
Duration: 6 month contract with potential to hire

Job Description & Responsibilities:
  • Under general direction, oversees the installation and client acceptance of capitalized equipment, enterprise software system, system integration project or engagement.
  • Provides on-site day-to-day activities between client and company personnel.
  • Ensures customer satisfaction of information technology solutions by managing the details of overall project schedules and deliverables.
  • Uses more project management skills than technical skills.
  • Plans and manages schedules and budgets.
  • Monitors the project from initiation through delivery.
  • Organizes the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints.
  • Develops and manages the project plan, including project scope, development/delivery schedule, resource requirements, testing and integration efforts.
  • Develops and manages a communication plan to include content, frequency, audience and channels.
  • Works with management staff to establish appropriate project structure, staffing plans and participates in the staffing process.
  • Sets goals, objectives, priorities, assigns/reviews work and resolves conflict.
  • May provide input on performance against deliverables.
  • Manages resource additions and deletions over the life of the projects.
  • Interfaces with the customer, internal or external, regarding project deliverables.
  • Accountable for meeting project schedules and costs.
  • Ensures that approved methods, processes and tools are consistently used, include change, issue risk and quality management
  • Demonstrates broad knowledge of infrastructure-related projects, including: network, servers, database and security, environment builds, moves.
  • Applies advanced skills, concepts, practices and procedures to complete multiple complex projects involving matrix organization team members, partners, and vendors.
  • Receives general direction on assignments, with minimal review.
  • Decisions have impact on success of project team, department, work group, and/or client.
Skills & Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years related experience managing discrete deliverables or full life cycles of small projects; possess and applies a knowledge of project management principals, practices and procedures. Solid leadership qualities.
  • Proven ability to earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders, mobilize and motivate teams, set direction and approach.
  • Comfortable under pressure, changing priorities, and removing barriers to enable teams to complete objectives.
  • Must be able to work with limited supervision and be accountable for actions and decisions.
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite and MS Project.
  • Experience with disaster recovery is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

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