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IT Project Manager(PMP, CAPM, CSM, PMO) (1456 views)

Atlanta, GA
June 22, 2020

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Title: IT Project Manager (PMP, CAPM, CSM, PMO)

Location: Atlanta GA

Rate: DOE

Duration: 12 Months and possible extension

Interview Type: Web Cam Interview

Work Status: Successful applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.

Job Type: C2C, C2H, W2

Experience: 5+ YEARS

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 for Georgia State University (GSU).

The GSU Project Management Office is seeking to hire a diverse, talented and versatile Project Manager (IT) as a consultant.  With the assistance of other highly skilled project managers, this position acts as a Project Manager (Consultant/Contractor) for several small to medium-sized projects in the Program Management Office (PMO) to ensure IT programs and projects meet organization goals and requirements. This position will report to the PMO Manager.


  • Plans, develop, and manage strategic technology initiatives utilizing project management concepts and technical tools including implementation of effective scheduling, tracking and problem management and the transition of projects to the appropriate operational area within Information Technology
  • Routinely tracks plans and schedules, identify and resolve critical path and conflicts, and facilitating communication across project teams; develop weekly project reports on status and issues related to on-going projects which includes time reporting and status reporting to management of work completed each week
  • Develops cross-functional and integrated project plans
  • Development of all deliverables within the project management process
  • Provide status reports or assist with status report preparation for large-scale IT projects
  • Work with departments on select initiatives to prepare them for consideration by management. This includes any pre-planning work to clearly define the scope of the project to be proposed and/or formatting the project for including in the portfolio management and tracking system
  • Management of project scope
  • Maintenance of project documentation
  • Responsible for identifying and resolving cross-functional issues that may impact critical project deliverables
  • Ensure project team adheres to PMO best practices while using maturity to know when to be flexible
  • Define and create project plans for project, portfolio, and product prioritization and implementation
  • Evaluate trade-offs between project size and complexity, cost, urgency, risk, and stakeholder value
  • Partner with business sponsors to define success metrics and criteria
  • Build, lead, and coach multiple project teams throughout project lifecycles
  • Facilitate all operational checkpoint activities throughout the lifecycle of projects
  • Assess and resolve all high priority project risks as they are encountered
  • Ensure all projects adhere to project methodology compliance standards set by the IIT PMO
  • Continually update relevant business stakeholder of project status
  • Ensure all projects meet success parameters and ROI targets stated in business case

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field from an accredited college or university AND Four years of recent relevant project management experience, with a progression in responsibility AND CAPM, PMP, CSM – a bonus – formal PM training necessary, experience working in a PMO desired

Estimated Duration: 07/06/2020 – 06/25/2021

**Temporary Remote Work Permitted: Due to COVID-19, the client has agreed to allow the selected candidate to work remotely for the time being. **





Apply here or Please send to resumes@sohanit.com

Position Keywords: CAPM, PMP, CSM,project management

Pay Rate: DOE

Job Duration: 12 Months

% Travel Required: None

Job Posted by: Consulting Services

Job ID: OOJ - 2047

Work Authorization: Successful applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S

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