#119476

IT Project Manager

Location:
Boca Raton, FL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Hourly (Contract)
posted by:
Lauren Rosner
Date:
06/15/2017

Job Description:

Aquent's Fortune 500 client in Boca Raton, FL is looking for an IT Project Manager for a 3-month contract (40/hrs, 5 days, onsite) with potential to extend beyond.

Overview:

  • This role will be expected to provide conventional waterfall PM leadership as well provide Scrum Master Services when assigned. 

Agile Expectations: 

  • Coordinate and monitor the Scrum process. 
  • Post Ideation through all planned production delivery increments.
  • Facilitates scrum ceremonies.
  • Maintain product backlog and release plan, and facilitate productivity by setting up meetings and removing impediments that may obstruct the pursuit of the team's sprint goals. 
  • Preserve flexibility and ability to rapidly respond to changes. 
  • Considered highly skilled and proficient in discipline. 
  • Conducts complex work important to the organization. 
  • Works under minimal supervision with wide latitude for independent judgment. 
  • Requires four years experience leading agile teams. 
  • Requires 2 years experience as a Scrum Master and 2 years managing information in Jira.
  • CSM Desired, not required. 

Waterfall Expectations: 

  • Manages project budget from beginning to end. 
  • Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department. 
  • Oversees all aspects of projects. 
  • Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. 
  • Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects. 
  • Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. 
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. 
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. 
  • Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. 
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. 
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. 
  • Manages project budget from beginning to end. PMP desired, but will substitute relevant experience. 

Other Requirements

  • Professional experience with Waterfall is an ABSOLUTE MUST
  • Candidates with Supply Chain project leadership experience, preferred, but can substitute professional experience leading projects that implemented an ERP type system or modifications/upgrades to ERP type systems. 
  • Bachelors degree required
  • 9 years professional project management experience required, 2 of which must be Scrum Master for at least 1 agile team.
  • **NO C2Cs