175995 - IT Project Manager - CA
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Costa Mesa
$65 to $85.00 DOE
2 years
Chipton Ross is seeking a IT Project Manager for an opening in Costa Mesa, CA

Developing project objectives by reviewing proposals and plans and conferring with management. Determining project responsibilities by identifying phases and elements; assigning personnel to phases and elements, preparing cost estimates. Determining project schedule by studying plan and specifications; calculating time requirements; sequencing project elements. Maintaining project schedule by monitoring the progress; coordinating activities; resolving problems. Controlling project plan by reviewing requirements, specifications, and plan and schedule changes; recommending actions. Controlling project costs by approving expenditures; administering contractor contracts. Preparing project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends; recommending actions. Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies. Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects. Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented. Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures. Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements. Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies. Contributing to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Education / Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology/Systems from an accredited institution
Minimum of ten years of experience in Project Management or similar positions
Experience in large scale IT project management
Tier 1 ERP, PLM, MRP, Business Applications, Business Process Management, IT Infrastructure Project Management
Experience with aerospace industry a plus
Budgeting, cost tracking, scheduling, risk management
Leadership skills
Communication skills
Time management / Responsiveness
Ability to lead cross-functional teams
Accuracy and rigor, detail oriented

Physical Requirements :
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. May be required to travel to the customer's base or any other location relevant to the correct execution of the contract and company's commitment (e.g. key supplier, partner).

Work schedule
1st Shift, 5/40

Zachary Fasano at zfasano@chiptonross.com
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

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.