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IT Project Manager
Baton Rouge, LA

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Our valued client, a local, long-standing organization with excellent company culture, is seeking a Project Manager to work with clients on software development and technology-related projects in Baton Rouge, LA. The client is a growing company and looking to expand its team!

Position Highlights:

  • Company Culture: you will be interacting with a fantastic team that values its employees and constantly works to provide a positive environment
  • Commitment to Professional Development: company has a strong emphasis on providing opportunities for employees to reach their career goals through on-the-job stretch assignments, training programs, and certifications
  • Excellent Compensation Package: this position provides excellent salary with performance incentives
  • Competitive Benefits: competitive benefits package that includes many options to fit your individual needs

The Project Manager is responsible for leading teams to deliver project(s) for internal stakeholders. This includes managing the overall coordination of IT application development projects, from planning through implementation. 

In this role, you will:

  • Manage resources, schedules, financials and adhere to Project Management Offices (PMO) standards, procedures, and guidelines. 
  • Work effectively in a senior role that includes management of issues, risks, and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project delivery.
  • Develop project scope, priorities, deadlines, and deliverable schedules.
  • Facilitate discussions and consensus among various project stakeholders, such as analysts, application programmers, and business units. 
  • Manage and monitor project budgets and expenditures.
  • Contribute to process improvement initiatives as it relates to improving services delivery and helps design/develop/improve the PMO.

Success in this role will require demonstrated success in the following areas:

  • Project P&L
  • Project Recovery
  • Risk Management
  • Quality Assurance & Management- Policies/Process/Procedures Development
  • Client Success / Customer Satisfaction
  • Software Development including Agile / Scrum
  • Training / Mentoring Employees / Clients on Project Management Practices
  • Change Management

What you will need:

  • 5 + years of experience as a technical project manager with demonstrated accomplishments to deliver projects and other transformative initiatives
  • Experience in managing high risk enterprise projects through a complete project life-cycle using Agile Scrum is a must for this position
  • PMP Certification preferred; Scrum Master certification is a plus
  • 4-year Degree or Equivalent Work Experience

US Citizen and Greencard Holders Only. Sponsorship not available with this position.

 

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