201537 - IT Project Manager
Industry
IT
Region
CA-Southern California - San Diego
City
Carlsbad
State
CA
Rate
$40 to $120.00 DOE
Duration
6 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a IT Project Manager for a contract opportunity in Carlsbad, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The IT Project Manager manages and delivers all aspects of IT projects for the qPCR sales iPad app. This person is responsible for all aspects of assigned projects from project initiation through delivery.
Oversee all aspects of assigned projects including scope, schedule, budget, resources, quality and risk to ensure successful delivery.

Proactively manage assigned projects to ensure milestones are achieved within plan including proactively managing execution progress, managing communications, reporting status, managing resources, managing change, removing roadblocks and resolving conflicts.

Create initial project budget and seek funding approval following the company's capital funding process. Manage internal and external suppliers, stakeholders and customer relationships.
Participate with management and other PMs in establishing best practices in project management methods and tools.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
A minimum of 5+ years of hands on SDLC IT/web/ecommerce project management and/or work in a formal enterprise IT PMO.
Demonstrated knowledge of Agile/Scrum best practices. PMP and SCM certification a plus. Experience in delivery of successful Enterprise level IT projects such as ERP, CRM, EDW, eBusiness, Master Data Management (MDM), financial systems and mergers/acquisitions projects.
Proven ability to lead groups, manage project deliverables, and maintain customer relationships.
Lean manufacturing and Six Sigma Experience/Certification, FDA Computer Systems Validation, or M&A/Integration experience is a plus. Demonstrated skills with project management tools. MS Office, expertise with Excel, Visio Demonstrated expertise with various industry PM methodologies including AGILE and Waterfall.
Experience serving in the role of a Scrum Master. Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments.
Effective ability to lead and train teams through sprint planning, retrospectives, and facilitation of multiple sprints within enterprise environment.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.
Strong leadership skills.
Excellent analytical and technical skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent planning and organizational skills.

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, systems analysis or a related field of study, or equivalent experience.

WORK HOURS: Full-time

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

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

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x307 or (800) 927-9318 x307

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

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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.