Senior Project Manager in Rensselaer, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Project Manager with our industry-leading client in Albany, NY.

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:

  • Working in collaboration with functional managers, clients and other stakeholders, you will lead projects through to completion and ensure that deadlines and requirements are met.  
  • Manage communication of progress to internal and external stakeholders and escalate issues as necessary. 
  • Manage scope, review project status, and understand how to assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Identify and manage risks. 
  • Actively monitor project progress with an emphasis on problem solving. 
  • Develop, manage, and execute software development project plans, drive cross-functional team deliverables and schedules, and see projects through to completion. Provide definitive direction to drive efficiency in project execution and accuracy ensuring on-time delivery, and within budget. 
  • Use project management tools and processes to keep the budget and timeline on track 

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of IT experience 
  • Must have a minimum of 7+ years of overall experience in leading software implementation projects, which included development and delivery to customers 
  • 5+ years of experience project management frameworks and best practices and the systems and software development life cycle, including scope, schedule, and risk identification and management. 
  • MS Project proficiency 
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills 
Desired Qualifications:
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification 
  • Healthcare experience 

Job ID: 346694

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 http://www.eliassen.com.

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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