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Program Manager 3 in Rockville, MD at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 5/3/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/3/2019
  • Job ID:
    19-00506

Job Description

Our client, one of the largest Amazon Web Services (AWS) partner for data services, is looking for top talent to join their elite team of technologists to build and contribute to large-scale, innovative projects. Our client wants candidates who are eager to learn and grow with them as they work to move their market monitoring applications to modern big data platforms in the cloud where up to 60 billion market events are being processed each day.


If you are a fast learner, have a sharp mathematical and technical mind and are interested in working for one of the biggest data users in the country in a fast-paced, open source environment, our client has an immediate need for a IT Program Manager.
The main function of an IT Program Manager is to provide successful definition, implementation and delivery of complex programs that require cross-functional collaboration and interdependencies across a group of projects and/or related activities.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Deliver programs within the constraints of scope, quality, time, and budget and under circumstances involving multiple moderate-probability, moderate-impact risk factors.
  • Program-level strategic planning, interaction with executive level management, complex issue resolution, excellent communications, and team building skills.
  • Manage a group or groups of internal exempt and matrixed employees and contractors that serve on the project(s) to deliver systems and systems enhancements that meet specified requirements.
  • Oversight of project scope definition and management, requirements gathering and documentation, time estimating, project schedule development and tracking, project budget management, project status reporting, issue and risk management, contingency planning, customer interaction, and communications across multiple organizational levels.
 
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering, or related field required.
  • MBA or other related advanced degree preferred. § PMP or PMI certification preferred.
  • 10+ years experience.
  • Project estimating, project scheduling & tracking, customer interaction and management, implementation planning in large organizations.
  • Proven people management and team building skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible/adaptable in exercising judgment in a changing environment and to manage competing priorities.
  • Proven ability to learn business processes quickly and to work well with business partners at different levels within the organization.
  • Strong ability to assess risk and apply management principles to technology applications/products and business functions.
  • Experience delivering technology and business application solutions in a large-scale, multi-platform systems environment.
  • Experience with software development lifecycle.
Add Ons:
  • Expectations setting
  • Milestone management
  • Dependency management
  • Risk management
  • Change management
  • Budget management
  • Organizational storytelling
  • Ability to be both detail-oriented and big picture
  • Ability to analyze data / content and synthesize for management communication and decision-making
ConsultNet is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, age, military or veteran status, and other characteristics protected under federal, state and local law.