Technical Project Manager

Competition Number: TPM-2008

Publish Date: August 28, 2020

Closing Date: October 31, 2020

We are seeking an experienced Technical Project Manager to provide leading IT services to our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate all aspects of project delivery, including defining project scope, specifying deliverables, creating project documentations and schedules, managing scope change requests, and estimating project timelines.

  • Ensure project success by driving day to day operations through sound project management principles and methodologies.

  • Work closely with business owners, business users and technical team members. 

  • Communicate changes, enhancements, and modifications, verbally and through written documentation, to project team members and client stakeholders so that solutions are understood.

  • Take ownership of major incidents, ensuring coordination of resolutions, effective communication to stakeholders, and incident retros/learnings.

  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques.

  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks.

  • Accomplish financial objectives by forecasting requirements; managing budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances and initiating corrective action.

  • Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.

         

Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years project management experience in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

  • Deep technical understanding and experience as a developer, manager or lead in the tech sector is required.

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate, coach and mentor others.

  • Experience overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems, or products.

  • Proven experience and knowledge of Agile and Scrum methodologies.

  • Experience with JIRA/Confluence and agile planning/tracking tools.

  • Strong management, communication, technical and collaboration skills are a must

  • Ability to effectively conduct technical discussions directly with clients, team members and other stakeholders.

  • Strong customer service orientation.

 

Nice to have:

  • IT experience in public sector environments.

  • Certified Scrum Master Training or experience in a Scrum Master role within a project team.

  • Project management qualification (PMP etc.)

  • A positive outlook on life and a can-do attitude!

 

Benefits & Culture:

  • Great health benefits.

  • Profit share program.

  • RRSP matching.

  • Flexible hours & work-from-home options.

  • Team events.

  • Professional Development.

  • Personal Health and Wellness benefit.

  • Monthly Home internet benefit.

  • A company that’s committed to a work life balance with excellent professional growth opportunities.

Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please send your resume and a cover letter to:

https://vividsolutions.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=8

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