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IT Project Manager

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Full-Time
$23/hour
On site
Open
40

We are looking for an IT Project Manager to join the TECKpert team at a client Government agency on site in Fort Lauderdale, FL, Plantation, FL, Dania Beach, FL, & Pompano Beach, FL.


You will be required to perform work onsite as this is not a remote position.

US BASED CANDIDATES ONLY.


Who we are

TECKpert is a 12-year-old tech consulting firm based in beautiful Miami, FL. At TECKpert, we offer a contingent workforce built for any size digital transformation project. Experts in design, development, IT, analytics and marketing, provide innovative digital solutions to achieve success in our new economy. Our leaders identify the technical talent best suited to bolster our client’s capabilities, across all industries, including, healthcare, government, finance, legal, real estate, and startups.


The Opportunity

The TECKpert IT Project Manager provides hands-on IT leadership, management, supervision and support to various projects in a variety of roles, to oversee the work of a technical team and provides expertise, such as: organizing, planning, and execution of project management responsibilities for in-house software and vendor integration projects. Assist with establishing and implementing project management processes and methodologies for the IT community to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high quality standards and meet customer expectations. 


Responsibilities 

Responsible for assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately. Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of the customers. Coordinates communication with all areas of the enterprise, including executive levels, which may impact the scope, budget, risk, and resources of the work effort being managed. Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques. This is a management role with human resource management responsibilities (e.g., overseeing staff in a matrix structure for project lifecycle, indirect performance management). Manages multiple cross- functional projects of medium to high complexity. Experience with Waterfall, Lean Agile methodologies, and traditional methodologies such as those defined by the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). 


Compensation and Term 

Varies based on experience. Starting pay is $23/hour at 40 hours/week.


Qualifications & Requirements

The Project Manager I provides or possesses the following: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems. Business Administration, or related field. Or equivalent work experience.
  • Certified Associate in Project Management or successful completion of a recognized project management curriculum is required. 
  • Requires 3 to 5 years of IT work experience, including 1 - 3 years managing IT projects using a Software Development Methodology. 
  • A minimum of two years of experience managing Software Development Projects utilizing a SDLC. 
  • A minimum of one-year experience in managing IT Projects. 
  • Experience with projects with multiple technologies and functions.
  • One year of VENDOR management experience including contract management. 
  • Works under the general direction of Advanced Project Manager II or Program Manager. Responsible for the management of multiple medium to large-size projects and programs. 
  • Strong Leadership, Communications, (written and verbal), Ownership, Teamwork, Accountability, Conflict Resolution, and Analytical skills to successfully drive assigned projects to completion. 
  • One year of executing the purchasing and procurement process to acquire hardware and software. 
  • The position is expected to research, conduct feasibility studies, and recommend system solutions. develop enhancement plans, and related  
  • cost-benefit comparisons for small to medium projects. 
  • Work includes supervising and coordinating the activities of professional and technical staff working on phases of large-scale automation projects. 
  • Must thoroughly understand the full project life cycle of a project. 
  • Knowledge of SQL and Oracle Databases. 
  • Capability to understand client's technical and business requirements on a project. 
  • Experience with tools in gathering requirements (CASE), developing specifications, and testing during the life of a project. 
  • Supervisory experience. 
  • Formal Project Management Training is required.
  • Drug Test Required
  • Background Test Required


Nice to Have

Prior transit experience and knowledge of transit technologies


Working with us

Working with TECKpert means more options. As new opportunities arise, you tell us what you think is a good fit for you. What industries interest you mostundefined Do you prefer an on-location, 9-5undefined Or would you want a flexible schedule and remote workundefined We proudly offer a wide variety of roles. Many of our TECKperts enjoy coworking and skills training coupled with the stability of full-time employment. We believe TECKpert gives today's digital professionals an agile path to start and advance their career. All of our opportunities require at least 20 hours per week and can be one to twelve months in length. Choose the opportunity that matches your interest and desired cadence. 

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