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Senior Project Manager - IT
Ref No.: 18-00406
Location: Torrance, California
Position Type:Contract
Role: Sr. Project Manager Information Technology
Location: Torrance, CA
Duration: 12+ Months Contract

Note: Need to have someone who has served as a PM for Web Apps/Mobile Apps development projects in a .Net environment. Experience working with Clarity or similar intranet services. Good to have Automobile background.

Responsibilities:
  • Running with the RFI/RFQ process
  • Working with selected vendor and onsite team and running the project on a day to day basis
  • Assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on daily basis
  • Identifying resource needs, performing quality reviews, and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately
  • Tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources
  • Coordinating communication with all areas of the enterprise that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed
  • Managing one or more cross-functional projects of high complexityRequired Skills and Expertise:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 7 to 10 years of IT work experience
    • 5 years managing projects
    • Automotive Experience
    • Experience supporting a RFI/RFQ process
    • Experience dealing with PMO Groups
    • Experience working in a MS environment
  • Very skilled in working with Executives from the Business side
  • Experience overseeing managing large, complex, diverse and strategic projects that impact the organization as whole
  • Proven ability to manage complex programs and project budgets
  • Advanced ability in implementing program and project plans, monitoring progress, resource usage and quality
  • Advanced knowledge in conducting risk assessments and developing plans for eliminating or mitigating the risks identified
  • Advanced understanding of multiple project management disciplinesDesired Skills and Expertise:
  • Experience working on a Cloud solution would be a huge plus
  • BA experience is also very helpful as this person will be having to perform BA related functions on occasion
  • Experience working with Clarity is a nice to have
  • Project Management certification or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum is preferred.