Project Manager (CARES)

Posted on May 7, 2019

Location

Madison, WI
14665

Position Details

Full-Time

Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is looking for a Project Manager (CARES) to work in Madison, WI.
The list of responsibilities for this position is below:

  • Designs, plans, and coordinates work teams.
  • Follows standard project management industry practices such as the PMI's framework.
  • Understands business and technical objectives of a project and works closely with project sponsor.
  • Creates project charter and work plan and tracks budget and schedule progress via appropriate metrics.
  • Establishes project organization and methodologies and defines roles and responsibilities.
  • Documents risks and develops mitigation plans.
  • Manages scope.
  • Creates and implements a communication plan.
  • Builds an effective team, assigns tasks to team members, and evaluates outcomes.
  • Negotiates resources. 
  • Communicates to stakeholders and project sponsor. Identifies, tracks, and ensures resolution of issues and removal of barriers.
  • Provides technical support to project team members. Handles complex application features and technical designs.
  • Designs and implements the components required for complex application features.
  • Generally manages a group of applications systems analysts.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Professional certification is highly desirable.
  • Project Manager capabilities with 11 or more years of experience.
  • Capable of managing a project with up to ten (10) or more staff and/or a project with multiple subprojects.

Experiences required:

  • Extensive knowledge in project management principles, standards, processes and techniques. Disciplined in control mechanisms for issue, risk and scope change management. (5 years)
  • Knowledge of portfolio management concepts and methods (5 years)