Sr. Project Manager

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Sr. Project Manager

@ CGI

• Lead and manage project teams consisting of SME's, Architects and Technical resources

• Work with management to ensure that appropriate resources have been assigned to the project

• Review project guidelines with the team

• Ensure clarity of roles by defining each team member’s deliverable for the project

• Create and track a project plan and task break down (or product backlog and sprint burn down for Scrum

• Establish and track project milestones and deliverables between functional groups

  • Work with project team to pro-actively identify and manage risks/issues and decisions during the life of the project

  • Work with stakeholders and functional managers to manage the scope, timeline and quality of the deliverables


Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, or a related field or equivalent work experience and 7+ years of IT project management experience

• Oversee that a technical functional group's process and procedures are followed 

• Understanding of software development life-cycle processes with an ability to effectively communicate between business and technical stakeholders 

• Creating implementation plans and leading the Project team to track the deliverables / tasks from initiation to closure

• Near shore and off-shore team management

• Escalate to the appropriate manager if project guidelines are not being met

• Conduct weekly or daily project meetings and produce a weekly status report

• PMP Certification

• Fast learner, able to diagnose technical challenges through reading code and supporting technical documentation

• Team player with the ability to communicate effectively (verbally and written) at all levels of the SDLC

Nice to Have Skills and Experience:

• Familiarity with SQL

Soft Skills:

• Very well organized and detail orientated and able to multitask effectively

• Have excellent time management, task planning and prioritization skills

• Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirements

• Possesses excellent written and oral communication skills

• Fast-paced office environment handling multiple demands. Must be able to exercise appropriate judgment as necessary

• Requires that the individual be well organized while being readily adaptable to changes in work assignments


How to Apply:

Apply online at https://www.cgi.com/en/careers

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: March 19, 2021
Application Deadline: April 19, 2021