Opportunity For Women Back to Work (WBW)
Primary Skills: Portfolio management, IT Operations, Infrastructure, AWS/Cloud, Security
Duration: 12+ months with possible extension
Manage IT project delivery by ensuring the integrated solution delivers on the success criteria. Addresses project issues and risks and builds commitment with delivery team and business partners.
Collaborate effectively in business partner relationships when defining business requirements and success criteria.
Negotiate competing requirements across business owners and set project direction with business leaders and delivery leads.
Bring knowledge of Project Management standard methodologies (PMBOK), processes and tools, including: scope management, schedule management, cost management, quality management, resource management, procurement, change management, risks management, issues management.
Have familiarity and experience with Agile, iterative methodologies.
Exhibit critical thinking by seeing outcomes and providing direction when there are multiple stakeholders and solutions.
Build in mitigation plans anticipating dependencies and risks and actively replan with business and delivery teams and reset expectations throughout project delivery.
Demonstrate consultative skills in solving problems by using technical and business insight to inform the facilitation of developing objectives and approach
Execute goal setting and with business owners and senior leaders and contributes to operational alignment
Is seen as an authority by partners within IT and across the business and has a communication style builds confidence and alignment with the teams.
10+ years' experience managing software and infrastructure projects.
Tolerant of ambiguity and the flexibility to work well in a fast-paced environment with evolving priorities.
Experience with Agile and Scrum
Strong organizational planning skills and understanding of portfolio management concepts
BA or BS degree, preferably in Computer Science or Information Systems
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Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).
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