Sr. Project Manager

  • location: Boston, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $65 - $70 per hour
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job description

Sr. Project Manager

job summary:
The client seeks a highly motivated, self-managed senior Project Manager to participate in the modernization of business applications. The selected individual will work with a project team which consists of employees and consultants.

The Project Manager will lead iFamilyNet Foster Care re-engineering project team.

location: Boston, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
salary: $65 - 70 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors

  • Facilitate the finalization of scope and stakeholder requirements across high profile Foster Care Management technology project.
  • Define and track against schedules, establish stakeholder alignment, and address obstacles while proactively working across varying business lines and cross-divisional stakeholders to ensure on-time delivery of multiple functionalities.
  • Analyze information needs and functional requirements, evaluate information gathered, reconcile conflicts, decompress high level information into details, abstracts up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguishes user requests from underlying true needs.
  • Facilitate cross-function team meetings to develop new business solutions and enhance existing ones, conducts impact analysis of upgrades and changes for department/functional areas, and evaluates systems and business processes for feasibility.
  • Develop requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language and standard UML methodologies.
  • Lead on-site and off-shore development teams in understanding the overall objectives, timeliness and requirements
  • Lead and direct application training to ensure the end user of the business application fully understand all the features and functionality. Train peers in subject matter and technical expertise areas.
  • Analyze, prioritize and assign Change and Defects management issues.
Experience and Qualifications:

  • Excellent project management and business analysis aptitude
  • High level interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing,
  • Experience with JAVA (or any Object-Oriented language) applications preferred
  • Extensive experience in:

    • Leading a project from requirements stages to roll-out
    • Gathering and documenting reporting system requirements for information technology projects
    • Coordinating and deploying technical products to end users
    • Developing and implementing cross organizational business process flows
    • Developing and delivering end user trainings
    • Experience with SQL and relational database query - Oracle preferred
    • Ability to communicate technical information (written and oral) to a non-technical audience
skills: Education:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent work experience/specialized training) in IT or related discipline.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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