Project Manager (Hybrid Onsite - Locals Only)

Project Manager (Hybrid Onsite - Locals Only)

03 Jul 2022
Georgia, Atlanta, 30377 Atlanta USA

Project Manager (Hybrid Onsite - Locals Only)

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Job Title: Project Manager (Hybrid Onsite - Locals Only)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Rate: $62/hr. on C2C
Duration: 11 Months
Job Type: Corp-Corp / 1099 / Contract W2
Job Description:

  • Under general supervision, applies project management knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques in supporting project leads. Drives the development and application of project management methodology and culture.
  • The Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) protects the public by operating safe and secure facilities through the development of professional staff and effective offender management.
  • GDC is seeking a project manager to coordinate and complete projects within the Information Technology Department.
  • This position will be primarily remote with a minimum of 2 days onsite at GDC's downtown office (7 MLK Jr Drive, Suite 543 Atlanta, 30334) and/or onsite at one of the state correctional facilities. Note: the 2-day onsite requirement may change to less as other GDC project locations will take precedence.
  • Once hired, the first day onboarding process will take place at the city of Forsythe location. Therefore, local candidates only.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
The position will direct and coordinate project activities, including but not limited to:
  • Planning
  • Schedule development and maintenance -
  • Resource tracking
  • Risk management
  • Communications management
  • Status reporting
  • Quality management
  • Vendor management
  • Primary duties will be to manage all aspects of technical projects following PMI best practices and the Georgia Department of Corrections Project Management Methodology.
  • Successful candidates will be accomplished project managers who have directed and successfully managed, from start to finish, complex, technology projects with aggressive timelines.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to provide guidance and expertise in business analysis techniques and to participate in the development of related work products.
  • Knowledge and experience in full Systems Development Life Cycle and Testing Methodologies is required.
  • Project Management Certification (PMP) or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum is a plus.
  • 4+ years of IT project management or equivalent team leadership experience in application development and implementation.
  • Experience with projects of moderate to high complexity in multiple technologies and functions with all phases of Project Life Cycle.
  • Expert in Business Analysis, including facilitation, information gathering, diagramming, and documentation
  • with working experience of the complete B/A toolset.
  • Expert in MS Project, proficient in MS Office suite, and Visio
  • Clear understanding of end-to-end application delivery in a multi-platform environment (client server, web, cloud services).
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in the full Systems Development Life Cycle and Testing Methodologies.
  • Strong understanding of IT operational processes and familiarity with standards and trends in the industry relative to IT processes. Effective verbal and written communications
  • Comfortable in interacting with staff and management, including Executive levels.
  • High degree of skill in the development and execution of business and technical presentations.
  • Statewide travel to facilities
Experience in:
  • Business requirements gathering.
  • Business process documentation.
  • Windows environments.
  • Vendor management.
  • Oracle application upgrades
  • Cloud environments
Preferred Skills:
  • Advanced degree from an accredited college or university.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Defines and prioritizes project requirements. Develops time and cost estimates, project plans, and budgets. - - -
  • Oversees and controls ongoing costs, schedules, resources, scope, and risks. Negotiates and persuades decision makers regarding necessary action steps to achieve the goals and objectives of the project.
  • Gathers and documents business and technical requirements.
  • Analyzes business processes, conducts interviews, and confers with management to document procedures and determine program's functional requirements
  • Determines staffing requirements and forms project teams.
  • Chairs, manages, or facilitates project meetings, communicating individual roles and project expectations. - - - -
  • Ensures that all project team members have the tools and training required to perform effectively.
  • Manages conflict resolution within the framework of business and project/program objectives.
  • Develops, monitors, and coordinates project activities, such as scheduling, tracking, and reporting; assess the impact of planned changes and builds contingency plans to support the change efforts.
  • Overcomes obstacles and resistance to change through the use of complex strategies to promote
  • project/program success, such as sharing resources to solve mutual problems across the organization.
  • Provides work direction and leadership to assigned projects, including scheduling, assignment of work, and review of project efforts.
  • Monitors project milestones and critical dates to identify potential jeopardy of project schedule. Identifies ways to resolve schedule issues. Keeps management aware of the situation.
  • Develops strategy and ensures integration of project plans and overall execution.
  • Assesses variances from the project plan, gathers metrics, and develops and implements changes as
  • necessary to ensure that the project remains within specified scope and is within time, cost, and quality objectives.
  • Provides the team with constructive feedback as it pertains to project performance. Uses past experiences to identify potential areas of improvement.
  • While the intent may be a long-term tenure, this position is subject to annual budget restrictions.
  • The initial contract is through the end of this fiscal year and is anticipated to be renewed July 1st.
Skill Matrix
Skill
Experience
Defines and prioritizes project requirements. Develops time and cost estimates, project plans, and budgets

Analyses business processes, conducts interviews, and confers with management to document procedures and determine program's functional requirements

Monitors project milestones and critical dates to identify potential jeopardy of project schedule. Identifies ways to resolve schedule issues.

Chairs, manages, or facilitates project meetings, communicating individual roles and project expectations.


Recruiter Details:
Recruiter Name: Krishna
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About GSK Solutions Inc.:
GSK Solutions Inc. is a leading information technology (IT) Services Company that specializes in providing complete consulting solutions and staff augmentation to its clients. We provide on-time, on-budget, and quality service to our clients and consistently meet their expectations. We are known for our superior execution on a sustained basis.
GSK has been in the business of providing both commercial and custom product development services, including, Information Security, Software Development, Consulting and IT Audit. GSK implements highly critical and time-sensitive projects for their Fortune 500 clients located across the country.

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  • ID
    JC43796097
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  • Job type
    Contract
  • Salary
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  • Hiring Company
    GSK Solutions Inc.
  • Date
    2022-07-03
  • Deadline
    2022-09-01
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