Chattanooga, TN, USA
icrunchdata Network
FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: – Lead a dedicated, multi-disciplined project team or teams – Manage mega project budget over $200 million – Lead enterprise-level infrastructure platform implementation projects critical to business continuity and cybersecurity – Lead, direct and manage projects from initial planning stages to completion, including post-project analysis in compliance with corporate processes and procedures – Actively manage multi-discipline teams including internal and external resources to define and achieve project performance goals, schedule and budget performance – Develop full-scale project plans including project scope, accurate and reliable cost estimates, goals and deliverables – Effectively communicate project expectations to management, end users and stakeholders in a timely and clear manner – Proactively communicate project status, issues and risks to management – Define, estimate and secure resources needed to achieve project goals – Integrate sound cost estimating practices into project plans – Prepare budget proposals and recommend subsequent budget changes to meet changing requirements – Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using formal processes and appropriate tools such as project management software – Track project progress, milestones and deliverables to ensure deadlines are met appropriately – Assess project issues and identify solutions to meet project goals – Proactively manage changes in project scope – Identify potential crises and develop contingency plans – Minimize exposure and risks on project(s). – Issue stop-work orders when adverse risk is identified – Solve technical and non-technical problems throughout the life of project(s) – Coordinate with other internal organizations to ensure efficient use of corporate resources – Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions – Ensure project-related documents are complete, current and stored appropriately – Oversee and coordinate work performed by outside contractors – Assign responsibilities for and provide direction and support to project team(s) – Conduct effective performance evaluations and mentor those with less experience – Work collaboratively with staff to maintain thorough knowledge of project status and ensure communications are precise – Ensure qualified experienced personnel, including contractor personnel are assigned to project(s) REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: – Active Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from Project Management Institute (PMI) – Managed large projects with budgets over $100 million. – Proven, documented experience as lead project manager on enterprise-level infrastructure platform implementations (e.g. Oracle, ServiceNow, SAP, etc.) within matrix organizations – Superior executive-level communication and presentation skills – Deep experience with Agile teams – Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, technical or related field – Minimum of 15 years of project management experience – Proven experience in “people management” with demonstrated ability to provide leadership and manage mega projects, potentially diverse teams of managers and senior professional staff – Proven ability to look beyond existing methodologies to define and resolve complex problems – USA Citizenship and the ability to obtain a government issued security clearance. DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: – Acute understanding and experience managing projects in a DevSecOps environment [...]