Project Manager

Location
Atlanta, GA
Posted
May 03, 2017
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description
Project Manager

Position Description
CGI is seeking to add an experienced Project Manager to our large telecommunications engagement to provide coordination and management in support of our client's development activities.

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for managing the schedule, time, cost, scope, and quality of multiple projects in support of the delivery schedule. You will work to develop and manage a detailed program schedule across multiple client organizations, and will track risks, issues, and dependencies by applying sound CMM (Six Sigma) and PMI principles. Additional responsibilities may include project management support of internal resources.

This is a full-time role with CGI, and all benefits start on your first day of employment! Your future duties and responsibilities
Position Description
Seeking an experienced Project Manager who will be responsible for the following:

• Compliance for all project deliverables associated with client IT organization;

• Management of 1 - 4 projects simultaneously that may cross multiple releases, depending on size and complexity of the projects;

• Management oversight of project scope;

• Development and management of project schedule(s) and milestones across one or multiple groups;

• Providing periodic project status updates;

• Providing project readouts to client Leadership as requested;

• Tracking project risks and issues, including escalation as required;

• Definition and management of project dependencies;

• Management of project budget within established thresholds Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Project management expertise, including the ability to: build and manage a project plan that successfully monitors and guides large-scale implementation projects; facilitate meetings to gain consensus/resolution; use good judgment & understanding of escalation procedures, escalation etiquette, and when to ask for help from internal leadership; lead and conduct project reviews and lessons learned

• Demonstrated experience working projects in Waterfall (standard SDLC) methodology within a project manager role

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• Excellent analytical, problem solving, and reading comprehension skills

• Experience with mainframe, client server, and web development project management required

• High level of proficiency and experience with Microsoft Project and related tools At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 65,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary depending upon specific assignment, or upon any US government security clearance if required. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, gender Identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, or other status protected by law. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.

Skills

  • Agile / Collaborative Method
  • Project Management
  • Project Management Office
  • SCRUM
  • SDLC


Reference

543487

Company Description
At CGI, we are a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.


Atlanta, GA

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