StratX IT Solutions Job Opportunities >> Technical Project Manager
Technical Project Manager
Summary
Title:Technical Project Manager
ID:1079
Location:White Plains and Long Island City
Description

StratX IT Solutions is looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager to support our client infrastructure projects. Management of these high-level projects begin from inception through the completion of the project. This candidate will be responsible for the success and client's overall level of satisfaction with their project. Their daily duties entail building work plans, coordination tasks and providing clients with progress updates. Our ideal candidate will be one who can thrive in a fast-paced, sometimes stressful, environment while maintaining a professional and composted demeanor.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage project execution to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope.
  • Develop or update project plans for information technology projects including information such as project objectives, technologies, systems, information specifications, schedules, funding, and staffing.
  • Monitor or track project milestones and deliverables.
  • Confer with project team members to identify and resolve problems.
  • Develop and manage work plans of information technology projects.
  • Perform project quality assurance, ensuring adherence to StratX standards.
  • Direct or coordinate activities of project team.
  • Assign duties, responsibilities, and spans of authority to project personnel.
  • Schedule and facilitate meetings related to information technology projects.
  • Initiate, review, or approve modifications to project plans.
  • Identify, review, or select vendors or consultants to meet project needs.
  • Assess current or future customer needs and priorities through communicating directly with customers, conducting assessments, or other methods.
  • Transition professional services projects to managed services support.

SKILLS:

  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
  • Consider the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
  • Determining how a solution should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.
  • Identifying measures or indicators of solution performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the solution.
  • Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.
  • Requires making decisions that impact the results of co-workers, clients and/or the company

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • 4 year degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years’ in an account management or project management role.
  • High-level understanding of business technology; good understand of network topology and its dependencies.
  • Strong customer service skills, including timely follow up and ability to properly set expectations without over-promising.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; create accurate and coherent documentation, presentations, proposals and cost justifications.
  • Willingness to travel to customers in assigned areas to courteously and professionally review IT related issues.
  • Flexible to work under tight deadlines and/or shifting priorities; occasionally work after-hours to complete work tasks; occasional nights and weekend work possible.
  • Present a professional and polished image of StratX at all times.
  • Work in a diverse team environment.
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