IT Program Manager in Burlington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Do you possess broad program management expertise, coupled with strong project management experience?

Are you interested in joining a leading organization to monitor the scope, schedule, and financial health of a variety of IT initiatives?

If so, we may have the ideal opportunity for you with our client in Burlington!

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the IT Program Manager:

  • Regularly communicate with stakeholders; effectively manage expectations
  • Provide support for IT product management and program governance
  • Actively track project milestones across program portfolio
  • Coordinate with project managers to ensure comprehensive documentation
  • Regularly monitor and analyze overall program financial health; take corrective action
  • Ensure all projects are following agreed upon best practices
  • Foster a positive, results-oriented, team-based environment

Requirements of the IT Program Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field required; MBA or Master's in Project Management a plus
  • At least 5 years of program management experience and at least 5 years of project management experience
  • Proficiency in project management core competencies: scope, time, budget, risk, resource management
  • Experience interacting with cross-functional teams and stakeholders
  • Experience in full life software development life cycle implementations
  • PMP and CSM or equivalent Agile certification highly preferred

Keywords: Program Manager, Project Manager, SDLC, PMP, CSM, Agile

Job ID: 332926

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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