EDABSP-1613-Sr. Project Manager

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
Description

Our Client is seeking a Senior Project Manager for the coordination and completion of IT projects. 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. The primary work location is remote/online with a requirement to work from the office if required.

Skills Custom Application Projects, MS Project, Agile, Project Delivery Lifecycle
Type Contract
Experience Required/Mandatory Skills
  • Demonstrated experience working as a Project Manager on a large complex custom software application development project (where the software is developed in house for that specific organization) in a l,arge and complex environment. (8+ years)
  • Experience in a project management role. (8+ years)
  • Experience defining/managing project scope and goals in collaboration with business stakeholders. (8+ years)
  • Experience developing project deliverables including project charters, business cases, briefing notes, status reports, risk logs and project closures. (8+ years)
  • Demonstrated experience managing custom application development projects with at large teams. (8+ years)
  • Available to lead frequent (daily) face-to-face meetings with clients and technical teams. (8+ years)
Nice To Have Skills
  • Experience creating and managing project GANTT charts in Microsoft Project. (5+ years)
  • Experience leading and facilitating meetings with stakeholders at all levels. (5+ years)
  • Experience leading change management and communication planning. (3+ years)
  • Experience developing and maintaining positive stakeholder relationships across the organization, including executive level. (5+ years)
  • Experience using MS Project tools in a project server environment. (3+ years)
  • Experience working with staff, contractors and vendor teams. (3+ years)
  • Working knowledge of Agile software development methodology and scrum process. (1+ year)
  • Ability to work closely with Process Owners and other key stakeholders to communicate progress (3+ years)
  • Deep understanding of project implementation methodology (5+ years)
  • Experience managing resources throughout the project delivery lifecycle (5+ years)
Location Edmonton
Work Environment 2 years with 1 possible 1-year extension
Hourly Rate Negotiable

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