Robert Half Technology Application Development Project Manager/Lead in Plano, Texas
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE (BUT NOT LIMITED TO):
Lead the PMO function within the Shared Service Center / Center of Excellence
Develops, directs, implements and maintains PMO processes and policies that result in efficient, repeatable delivery
Drives the adoption and implementation of project and program management methodologies and development methodologies (Waterfall and Agile)
Promote planning and tracking of project management and budget information, efficiency, cost saving and improvement to processes to support the projects, from initiation to Delivery and Production Support.
Improves the consistency, predictability and efficiency of the project delivery artifacts
Promotes the development and diffusion of project management culture and maturity throughout the organization
Coach and Mentor PM's throughout MIC Corporate Services
Maintains effective communication with senior management, making them aware of critical issues confronting programs/projects and of the action plans for addressing those issues with either internal and/or external customers.
Develops and manages the project portfolio management process, integrates the project decision-making with overall strategy, and facilitates on-going global program/project portfolio decision making.
Identifies needed IT services delivery process improvements and works with internal and external key stakeholders to effectively drive change throughout the organization.
Facilitates program/project reviews of critical/key Shared Service engagements.
Organizes the Project Management Office structure to effectively achieve organizational and customer engagement objectives.
Oversees major periodic project and portfolio review meetings, driving results and resolving key project and program delivery issues.
Oversees preparation of key management communications such as project steering committee presentations, status reports, budget reports, etc.
Oversees education and mentoring for staff and management regarding project management methodologies and best practices.
Maintains an understanding of contemporary project management techniques and industry practices, as they impact organizational objectives.
Oversees development and management of the Project Management Office and plays a key facilitative role in project portfolio management.
Responsible for providing a centralized status, reporting, analysis of all programs/projects with analysis of corresponding impacts to budget, delivery timetables, and resources
Experience with leading Project Management and PPM tools
Exposure to ITIL processes
Great work ethic and attitude. OTHER DUTIES Please note that this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are requires of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Interested candidates may apply directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 04380-0008874111
Functional Role: Telecommunications Specialist
Postal Code: 75024
Compensation: $120,000.00 to $150,000.00 per year
Requirements: MS Project