Edison, NJ 08817 | Exempt Contract
Our client in the Edison, NJ area has an immediate need for a Program or Project Manager that will report directly to the PMO Lead. The PMO office has 15-20 internal software development projects going on at any one time with ~8-10 Project Managers that oversee these projects. Under the current structure, the PMO Lead provides oversight on all of the projects and this individual will assist the PMO Lead in this oversight.
The company is looking for this resource to review project team metrics and provide follow-ups to the PMO Lead. It should be someone with stellar communication skills that has no problem calling out teams that are not keeping data up to date and/or questioning why it is the way it is. This resource will also help refine existing program processes and establish new ones. They should have experience with standard project management metrics (budget/actuals/EAC/BAC/PCD, variance), as well as understand how Agile project teams operate.
- Intimately familiar with software development budget/financial/staffing project management metrics, how to audit them.
- Knowledge of the SDLC and comfortable in an Agile environment (Scrum, Jira etc.).
- Program or project management for larger software development efforts.
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to comfortably interface with senior leadership within a large corporation (CTO, etc.).