Senior IT Project Manager

Location: Orange, CA

Skills: application development, integration, .Net, Azure/Cloud, Scrum/Agile

Job Description


Job Title: Senior IT Project Manager
Our client is looking for a Senior IT Project Manager to manage all assigned programs and projects, as well as lead project management and business system analyst team members in the on-time delivery of high quality deliverables. You will report to Technology, oversee the IT Project Manager and Business Systems Analyst, as well as collaborate cross-functionally with stakeholders, sales, operations, and IT teams. Ultimately, your efforts will  drive the identification, creation, and support of key products and features that fit customer and business needs.

As our Senior IT Project Manager, you will:

  • Identify project and program milestones, phases and elements, develop a team, and create the project plan and budget
  • Be responsible for the discovery, analysis, and overall management of all project requirements
  • Apply appropriate business analysis tools and methods for project success
  • Translate product strategy into requirements and prototypes for IT implementation and with specifications documented from Sales, Operations, and Finance
  • Work with stakeholders to define business requirements and shape final project deliverables
  • Coordinate project information and workflows between business and technical units
  • Act as Scrum Master including scrum ceremonies, daily stand ups, points planning, sprint planning, sprint reviews, and retrospectives
  • Work with the Business Systems Analyst in functioning as an Agile Product Owner
  • Prioritize backlogs based on business value, create and share product vision, and assign prioritized projects to the development team
  • Confirm project documentation and requirements are created in user story format
  • Communicate near- and long-term project statuses, releases, task lists, roadmaps across to multiple stakeholders
  • Promote the adoption of Agile product development adoption through guidance and training
  • Effectively monitor project progress via activity tracking, issue resolution, risk management, progress reports, and recommendations
  • Conduct resource analysis and planning and make insightful recommendations to IT leadership
  • Resolve performance, quality and deployment issues in collaboration with the Software Development Manager
  • Assist the CEO by coordinating roadmap processes for IT and Product and keeping the roadmap up to date
  • Complete periodic performance reviews for junior team members
  • Travel between offices, client sites, and conferences as needed

What Gets You the Job?

  • Demonstrated leadership and management multiple, simultaneous, complex large and ongoing projects and programs
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification is preferred
  • PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) or equivalent certification is preferred
  • Experience in a .NET environment with exposure to SQL Server, Automation, and cloud technologies/Azure is preferred
  • Proven experience working in an Agile environment (e.g., Scrum) and successfully driving Agile product development process adoption
  • Experience with Smartsheets, MS Projects, Atlassian Jira, Planbox, Microsoft Teams, Slack and Visio
  • Extensive facilitation experience working with customers, and experience liaising with technological and operations departments
  • Prior management experience including employee development and performance
  • Proven track record of coordinating teams and developing action plans with team members with differing viewpoints
  • In-depth analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated, team-oriented, driven and disciplined
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel between offices, client sites, and conferences as needed

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

For immediate consideration please click Apply or email resumes to:

Bobby Swann
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