Project Manager in Pittsburgh, PA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 7/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Eliassen Group is looking for a Project Manager for a large client in Pittsburgh, PA. This person will be managing various large and complex system development projects from inception to implementation.

Responsibilities of the Project Manager:

  • Establish project plans and manage deadlines
  • Identify impediments and propose effective solutions
  • Lead discussions related to PM process changes
  • Conduct and review cost/benefit, risk, and workflow analyses
  • Resolve major issues and manage project interdependencies
  • Drive daily Scrums

Requirements of the Project Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree in technology, finance, business, or equivalent; MBA is a plus
  • At least 8 years of related professional experience - SDLC, infrastructure, or data project management
  • Knowledge of MS Project or equivalent project tracking tool, Jira, and Confluence
  • Extensive knowledge of business functions
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Experience collaborating with and leading cross-functional teams required
  • Very strong project management and leadership skills
  • Proven experience working in a fast-paced, relatively unstructured, agile environment (Scrum teams)
  • PMP preferred