Entegee Expert Project Manager -Metering Software Deployment - 53647195 - CH in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Expert Project Manager -Metering Software Deployment - 53647195 - CH

Job Code: 53647195Job Location: Minneapolis, MNCategory: Software EngineeringLast Updated: 10/20/2016Apply Now!

Entegee is seeking an Expert Project Manager to be accountable for managing and guiding a team of Vendor and internal IT and Business resources in the on-time, on-budget delivery of a multi-million dollar system integration project related to an Energy/Utilities Automated Meter functionality project that is being deployed. This project will implement the following capabilities:

Role 1

1) Integration vendor selection

2) As is/To be process mapping

3) Data mapping

4) Integration of field devices to critical backend systems

Role 2:

1) The AMI metering, headend and infrastructure workstream

This Expert PM is responsible for planning the work, managing a cross-functional team, managing full project financials (Forecasts, Actuals and Variance explanations), performing proactive risk/issue identification and mitigation and providing regular communications at various levels of the organization.

Summary of Responsibilities:

*Leads the project planning effort, including the selection of a vendor partner, definition of the deliverables and the required delivery dates, creation of a logical work breakdown structure, definition of major project milestones and critical path tasks, management of a Risk, Actions, Issues and Decision (RAID) log sand accumulation of all project cost and benefit estimates.

*Must be adept at managing stakeholder expectations, scope, requirements, design, development, testing and deployment using a defined SDLC approach via both internal and external (Vendor) project team resources.

*Must LEAD the team to a successful implementation by controlling project execution. Actively manages monitors, prepares and produces project management reports, timelines, budgets, and documentation.

*Must have worked within a formal PMO IT Software delivery environment.

Skill Set Requirements:

? Minimum 5 years of project management experience, with management of a $2M project budget or greater.

? Proven experience managing scope definition and requirements development from high-level business needs. Ability to provide thought leadership and develop clear objectives from general goals.

? Proven experience managing software implementation projects following a prescribed methodology working within a formal PMO

? General utility experience preferred. The project management users for this project are Transmission project managers, budget planners, and management.

? HP Service Manager implementation experience is a plus. The project includes the upgrade from 9.34 to 9.40.

? Proven vendor management experience including RFI, RFP, SOW deliverable conformance and formal approvals, financial control (including invoice review) and aggressively driving vendors to meet date and budget commitments.

? Proven experience on a project with a medium number of impacted users, (i.e., at least 75 users) and managing the associated change management.

? Experience in managing project budget forecasts and actuals.

? Experienced with accrual-based accounting.

• THIS is a W2 Contract only. No 3rd party or 1099 will be considered for this role.

• Pre-employment drug screen and background check required before start.

Why work for Entegee?

Entegee provides access to a variety of career opportunities with numerous clients in the Twin Cities, MN region and across the country. With a number of offices that work together across the U.S. we offer a diverse assortment of exciting opportunities whether you are looking for contract, contract-to-hire, or permanent positions. Contact us today!

Benefits of Working with Entegee:

• Group rate insurance plans

• Paid Holidays

• Weekly payroll

• 401k plan with match

• Accrued PTO plans.

W2 contractors ONLY. No 3rd parties!

For more information about this position, please contact the Entegee New Hope, MN office at 763-577-9000 or softwareteam@entegee.com.

Please reference job # 53647195CH

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