Project Manager

Robert Half

Job Description

Ref ID: 01300-9502940553

Classification: Project Manager - IT

Compensation: $80000.00 to $100000.00 yearly

Robert Half Technology is searching for a Project Manager. This is a direct-hire opportunity with competitive salary, benefits, and other perks. This position is currently remote, the client is located in the Chicago Loop.

IT project managers provide strategic leadership and planning for program and portfolio management, aligning skills and resources, as well as monitoring, managing, and controlling company projects. They exercise independent judgment in overseeing system development and implementation according to prescribed methodology and standards. The job requires knowledge of the policies, methods, and procedures of the company and of the fields of information technology and project management. Incumbents coordinate or oversee the activities of other employees, identifying, prioritizing, authorizing, managing, and controlling projects and programs to achieve strategic business objectives.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing large, long-range or multiple complex IT application development projects
  • Setting project scope, priorities, deadlines and deliverables schedules
  • Facilitating discussions and consensus among various project stakeholders, such as analysts, applications programmers and clients
  • Managing and monitoring project budgets and expenditures

Job Requirements

Desired Skills:

  • Certifications are a big plus; PMP, CAPM, CompTIA Project+, PRINCE2 Foundation/PRINCE2 Practitioner
  • Strong knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Knowledge of Agile, Waterfall, Hybrid, and other Methodologies
  • Experience leading and managing IT projects in software, systems, and infrastructure
  • Experience with external and internal stakeholders
  • Project scoping and planning
  • Clear communicator


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