Technical Project Manager
*The hiring manager is only looking for Senior Level Project Managers that have Telecomm and multi-million dollar budget management. TEKsystems is looking for a Technical Project Manager for one of our large clients located in Bellevue/Factoria, WA. We are specifically looking for a candidate that had past Telecomm, SDLC, and applications management experience. This TPM will be working on multiple projects at one, but two of the main projects involve working around pricing plans and Value Added Services. We are looking for someone highly technical as you will be interacting with different IT teams. Job Description: Provides guidance, direction and is responsible for managing programs consisting of multiple complex projects to achieve specific business goals or objectives; works in a coordinated manner to ensure proper balanced allocation of resources, individual project profitability and high client satisfaction. Leads project managers and project teams made up of client, and partner/alliance resources to deliver solutions and services to clients. Interacts closely with the project managers, client, partners and alliances to define the project scope and to develop detailed project artifacts as defined by the PMO Methodology.. Translate customer requirements into schedules and tasks using knowledge of the industry and delivery methodology. Assures proper conduct, documentation, and communications of assigned project engagements. Minimizes barriers and maximizes an individual's success through coaching and mentoring of others on expectations, deliverables and overall project control. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: - Accountable for delivering business results on corporate initiatives. - Translates project/program requirements into project objectives and tasks, managing task assignment to project resources and reporting on and managing project scope throughout the lifecycle. - Tracks / reports progress of multiple projects. - Directs team effectiveness and drives results both internally and with the client base. - Facilitates complex team meetings involving business and COS/IT resources. Demonstrates credibility as a business partner to ensure business and technology decisions are reached to support business goals and objectives. - Identifies opportunities for cross-competency area participation and contacts appropriate personnel. - Balances resources, schedules & financial factors while solving complex problems with multi-discipline approach. - Works directly with the customer base to understand the level of support the team provides. Secondary Duties and Responsibilities: - Has expert experience in Project Management and able to lead in the coaching and mentoring of team members to help them achieve expectations and deliverables. - Generates alternatives & improves creative solutions. - Creation and support of standards, processes and procedures which are instituted as best practices. - Confidently makes presentations to large and executive audiences - Act as liaison between all functional groups. - Develop lessons learned documentation. - Negotiates with client and/or organization leadership to accomplish cross-functional objectives. - Other job duties as assigned Minimum Required Skills / Competencies: - 8-10 years of experience in project management, with proven history of successful project management within the telecommunications industry - Demonstrated track record of successfully delivering large complex infrastructure and software development projects, including project scope, schedule, resources, quality, costs and change - Must have a solid understanding of the PMI / PMBOK Methodology - Have strong communication skills, both written and oral - Able to manage projects of Large to complex projects independently - Well-developed leadership skills in a matrix organization structure - A four year degree or equivalent experience (7+ years of related experience/training) - Possession of the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is required Duration: 3 Months + potential Extension Pay Range: This varies based on Experience of candidate Join TEKsystems() and get your career on the fast track. As the leading technology staffing and services firm, we are passionate about deploying high-caliber IT and communications expertise. To satisfy our constant need for expertise, we actively seek talented Technical Professionals with all levels of information technology and communications skills. TEKsystems knows that every professional has different needs, so we'll work together to determine a suitable benefits package. We offer options to our Technical Professionals that could include: a health plan, 401k, provisions for vacation and holiday pay, and technical and professional training. With a foundation as the nation's largest IT staffing firm, we've become a billion-dollar services company by blending superior client service with an unrivaled ability to source and manage talent to precise specifications, resulting in successful technology executions. Allegis Group and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. M/F/D/V
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