CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Project Manager in Dallas, Texas
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City:Dallas, Texas, United States
Employment Type:Full Time
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CGI is seeking to expand the expertise of our telecom Clients PMO organization with professional project management resources, and we are in search of a strong Project Manager with 1-3 years of relevant experience supporting e-commerce/network product projects in Waterfall (standard SDLC) and Agile Methodologies.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
In this role, you will be demonstrating a highly developed understanding and successful performance of core project management methodology, responsibilities, processes and procedures within the core areas of scope, schedule, resource, budget, and issues/risk management at the project/program levels, you will have a portfolio of projects in various stages of the lifecycle, and you will need to interface with multiple client groups (such as, Business, IT, Quality Assurance, Delivery, etc.).
Other Responsibilities Include:
Ensure timely creation of pre-defined deliverables as per current PMO methods & procedures, and as prescribed by process improvement initiatives.
Coordinate activities with Program Manager and Project Administration
Track and communicate issues, risks and mitigation plans
Work with the development teams, Scrum Teams, architects, and service orchestrators to document, track, and communicate change requests and help to verify the appropriate impacts are communicated to stakeholders
Create and maintain scope documentation, product backlog inventory, change logs, and release schedules.
Develop metrics reporting from inputs such as project management status reports, Rally, WEBSTR, and PRISM
Help recognize, solve, and train for internal process gap areas, and work constructively as a partner to refine and mature existing processes through a culture of continuous improvement.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
1-3+ years of relevant e-commerce/network product IT project management expertise and the ability to lead multiple, complex projects, including the ability to:
Build and manage a project plan that successfully monitors schedules, estimate/budget, timeline, and milestones for large-scale implementation projects
Facilitate meetings to gain issue consensus/resolution
Use good judgment & understanding of escalation procedures, escalation etiquette, and when to ask for help from internal leadership
Lead and conduct project reviews and lessons learned
Strong oral and written communication skills, and excellent analytical, problem solving, and reading comprehension skills
Experience with mainframe, client server, and web development project management is required
A high level of proficiency and experience with Microsoft Project and related tools, a proven track record of project management experience using the Waterfall and Agile Methodologies
A four year Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Business, or other relevant field
PMP, ACP Certified (Agile) and/or Bronze IT UP Certifications are a plus!
What you can expect from us:
At CGI, were a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.
This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
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