Project and Product Management
Senior Project Manager
Are you a seasoned Senior Project Manager willing to grow as a professional and work on large-scale projects, using different working approaches that are both diverse and cutting-edge? Are you passionate about innovative and top-notch software solutions and want to be part of like-minded professionals? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, yet collaborative environment?
If your answer is “Yes”, we would love to talk to you.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a multi-skilled, great communicator, strong leader who manages project frameworks with ease. A Senior Project Manager, in ScaleFocus will support the growth of the practice and be responsible for managing interesting and challenging projects from our portfolio.
What your responsibilities are going to be?
Manage and control large, high profile and challenging projects from Initiation to Closure phase
Manage cross-functional project teams and multiple work streams
Define, create and recommend specific Project Management Processes
Create and maintain detailed project plans, comprising of requirements, schedule, stakeholder registers, communication matrixes, risk & issues registers and others
Identify issues & risks and recommends mitigation strategies
Keep project within defined baselines and take corrective measures when deviation is identified
Monitor project progress by tracking activity, resolving problems, communicating project progress & status and recommend actions
Engage and lead technical resources and serve as a key liaison with the customer stakeholders and product owners to actively manage prioritization changes
Responsible for project team development and mentoring, removing roadblocks, leveraging organizational resources to improve capacity for project work, and mentoring and development team members
Improve performance through optimized practices and processes
Mentor of Project Management team members
Manage one or more IT projects
What qualifications are needed?
Minimum 5+ of experience in Project Management
Bachelor’s Degree in management, finance, business, computer science or related field
PMP or Prince 2 Practitioner certification
In-depth understanding of Waterfall & Agile methodologies and related frameworks
Exceptional leadership skills and proactive attitude
Experience in managing large, multinational teams with more than 20 members
Experience defining, creating, and implementing Project Management Processes
Experience with Executive level presentations and communications
Outstanding writing and verbal communication skills
Flawless English language
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft tools (Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project, Visio, etc.) as well as Jira, Trello and other task management systems
What would be considered as an advantage?
Previous experience in IT industry
Understanding of Software Development Lifecyle
ITIL, PMI-ACP and/or PSM certification
Strong knowledge of Business Analysis tools and techniques
Diversified experience in large multinational organizations
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