174813 - Project Manager - NJ
Industry
ENG
Region
NJ-New Jersey
City
Swedesboro
State
NJ
Rate
Up to $67.52 DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Project Manager for an opening in Swedesboro, NJ.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lead the detailed planning and management of the project from inception to project completion
Develop project charters
Manage the Change Control process for assigned projects
Ensure project milestones and targets are met by actively managing project on a day to day basis through appropriate resource, issue, and risk management
Ensure appropriate tools and techniques are available and employed by the project team to enable them to meet their assigned objectives successfully
Track and manage project actuals against established budgets
Estimate project tasks and ensure budget / appropriation requests are submitted and approved
Successfully deliver assigned projects to targets (on time, on budget, and in scope)
Lead one or more projects at any given time, depending on the needs of the business
Lead cross-functional team meetings and ensure capture of discussion points and action items
Translate client requirements to system / functional requirements to facilitate requirement reviews and subsequent design; this will involve both oversight and hands-on requirement development, depending on project scope
Lead and participate in testing of system requirements, as needed
Report to the Program Management Office for the duration of all assigned projects
Work with business managers to propose and justify new technology-based business improvements
Assist or lead the development of business requirements, solution design & delivery, testing and training
Comply with company’s Global IT Policies & Procedures
Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
2 years’ experience managing Software Development full life cycle development projects
PMP Certification Preferred
Strong analytical and project management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
Project management training or certification a plus
Validated Systems experience is desired
Knowledge of IQ OQ PQ processes is desired
Demonstrates self-discipline and motivation in all aspects of job performance
Strong organizational Skills
Ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audience
Able to complete assignment with minimal direction
Must be able to work in a high-pressure team environment, handle multiple tasks and react quickly to networking problems and issues
Must adapt to rapidly changing technologies
Enhanced PC knowledge and skill sets utilizing Microsoft products
Familiarity of Microsoft Project a plus
Interest in expanding one’s knowledge in the technology industry
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts
Strong attention to detail
Strong client support orientation

EDUCATION:
2 year technical education beyond high school, Associates Degree preferred or equivalent work experience acceptable, Bachelor Degree Preferred

WORK HOURS:
1st Shift
Full-Time

Contact
Tyler Harrell at tharrell@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x342 or (800) 927-9318 x342

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.