Senior Project Manager Job Description

Senior Project Manager

Position Summary: 

Core Consulting is searching for a Senior Project Manager to join our team. Project Management Professional Certification is required for this opportunity. Scrum Master or Six Sigma Certification is highly desirable.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties / vendors for the flawless execution of the projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assit in the definition of the project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Successfully manage the relationships with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties / vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or other technical discipline
  • 10+ years experience as a Project Manager
  • 10+ years of overall IT experience with significant experience in software development
  • Proven working experience with in project management in the information technology sector
  • Solid technical background with understanding and / or hand-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification required
  • Certified Scrum Master a plus
  • Six Sigma certification a plus