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IT Project Manager I : 20-00483
Ref No.: 20-00483
Category: Project / Program / Product Management & Architecture
Location: Woodland Hills, California
Women Back to Work is partnering with Farmers Insurance in Woodland Hills, CA to host their inaugural Returnship for those looking to return to the workforce. The WBW Farmers Returnship program is open to women who have a gap in their work history due to caring for a loved one, raising a child, or other voluntary reasons.  If you have at least 4 years of professional experience and have been out of the paid workforce for at least one year, we welcome you to apply. You will have the chance to upgrade your skills, build your experience and make valuable connections during this Returnship.”
 
Primary Skills: Project Management, Infrastructure
Duration: Full time
W2 only

Responsibilities:
  • Manage all aspects of a large scale project or projects with a higher degree of complexity and customer impact
  • Effectively lead project teams and customer executives (not a note taker) Have the ability to build and sustain strong relationships with project team members and customers.
  • Facilitate issue resolution - Identify customer issues, develop effective solutions and successfully manage the communication to the customer.
  • Accountable for project schedule, financials, and deliverables Responsible for end-to-end management of project, i.e. all phases of project from concept, project planning, development, execution, monitoring to project close down.
  • Report on project performance on at local and global levels (have the ability to communicate factual information to project team, executives as well as project stakeholders) Produces weekly status reports to management and project stakeholders
Requirement:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent or specific relevant experience 6 - 9 years programming or analysis experience or related experience or formal training to include project management experience.
  • 2 to 3 years' experience with hands-on Project Management work with Infrastructure projects.
  • Experience managing project budgets in excess of $2 M Experience managing projects with 20 + team members.
  • Must have a Infrastructure background or have significant experience in Infra and moved into a PM role.
  • Managed project teams over multiple geographical locations (preferably domestic and international).
  • Experience in an Agile environment preferred.
  • Experience with Cloud expertise preferred.
    To follow up with any questions, please contact Shabana at 408-907-2246

Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).
 
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