Project Manager

EXACTA Corporation
Madison, WI
Jul 27, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

  • Requires experience managing large projects and multiple releases with a mix of agile/scrum and non-agile (waterfall) teams
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Risk management with insurance industry experience required
  • Proactive in dealing with risks and issues and with critical path method ("CPM") user
  • Project metrics reporting with demonstrated expertise using the science of project management, including: communication, issue, risk, project scheduling and schedule management, budget, scope and quality

  • Prepare project and communication Plans
  • Estimate IT project effort and resource needs, which include support groups, to derive timeline
  • Comply with standard operating processes of the company to meet the needs of all stakeholders
  • Identify, monitor, mitigate risks as part of the project tracking and oversight process and escalate to the stakeholders as needed
  • Manage client, vendor, and support group relationships to keep the project on timeline
  • Track and oversee on project progress against the plan for timeline, budget and quality using tools such as MS-Project and Clarity
  • Facilitate peer reviews, support group reviews and other quality control activities to comply the project against process expectation of the company
  • Conduct progress status meetings and provided status reports to stakeholders

Eligibility Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent and minimum of 5 years proven experience

Environments / Tools / Technologies:
  • MS-Project
  • Clarity
  • SharePoint
  • Java
  • JavaScript/JSP, Servlets, Spring MVC3.x, JQuery, Hibernate 3.x, LISA, SOAP, Redhat Linux 5.X and JBoss 5.2.X

Company Description
EXACTA Corporation is a provider of Talent Management Solutions to Fortune 1000 and SMB companies, government agencies, and non-profits. Operating divisions include talent and vendor services, commercial software based on CRM as ERP, and EXACTAcademy. Fundamentally, EXACTA is committed to the professional success of talented individuals looking for progressive career advancement.

With 16 offices nationwide, EXACTA's dedicated talent professionals genuinely care about your career, including sponsored continuing education and professional certifications. EXACTA is an equal opportunity employer with specific initiatives for veterans and under-represented minorities in IT and STEM.

Madison, WI


Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:21:19 PDT