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Digital Project Manager

Location Peoria, Illinois, United States of America
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000091168

Career Area:

Digital

Job Description:

The Project Manager is accountable for ensuring successful completion of projects, on-time, within budget, and error-free. The principal responsibility of the Project Manager is to manage the planning and execution of project team members. 

The incumbent will be responsible for managing the project charter, communications, metrics, reporting, and the overall project plan and budget. 

  • Incumbent will support various project teams and obtain/provide a variety of information starting at concept stage and continuing through prototype, pilot, implementation and follow-up stages of various projects 

  • Develop and produce project management schedules. 

  • Use professional project management tools and techniques to manage reporting, tracking charts, checklist, and project scheduling software and to delegate appropriately. 

  • Manage change and take active leadership in timely decision making.

  • Manage schedules that reflect detailed information related to the changes, including effected components and functions, timelines for various stages of project completion, cost, etc. 

  • Will work with the individual team members from multiple functional disciplines and customers to establish completion dates. 

  • Monitor progress of projects, discusses problems with affected areas, assures appropriate personnel are informed of problem and steps are in place to meet schedules. 

  • Depending on nature of problems, expected to recommend possible solutions and alternatives. 

  • Lead and manage Sprints, daily stand-up meetings, Sprint planning and estimation meetings, Sprint Demos and Retrospective meetings

Employee may also be responsible for performing other job duties occasionally as assigned. 

Required Qualifications:  

  • The position requires a college or university degree or certification that is equivalent.  

  • 8+ years of direct project management experience working with software engineering teams in an agile environment 

  • Proven experience with project management concepts including project charters, scheduling and planning projects and successful completion 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required in order to deal with sensitive issues, develop others, or influence others inside and outside the department to take specific actions. 

  • Should have strong project management skills, team leadership skills, excellent communication skills, ability to multitask effectively, strong analytical and organizational skills.  

  • Previous agile training (spring planning, daily scrums, sprint, retrospective)  

Top Candidates will also have:  

  • Masters’ degree in computer science, information systems, or closely related disciplines 

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred 

  • Working knowledge of Azure DevOps (formerly VSTS), Confluence 

  • Advance knowledge of Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Project

  • Strong communication and presentation skills 

  • Change Management Certification preferred 

  • Six Sigma Black Belt Certification desirable 

  • Knowledge of Power BI is highly desirable 

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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