Hampton Roads - Project Manager

Marathon Consulting is seeking a Project Manager to serve clients throughout the Hampton Roads VA area including Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Hampton, and Newport News.  The ideal candidate will have at least 6 years working as project manager and 3-5 years of experience working with Information Systems and the SDLC.  Marathon offers an attractive benefits, training, and salary package. The employee’s health, dental, life and long term disability are paid 100%.

Summary:

  • Works with business and IT stakeholders to develop project scope, test plan for assigned teams and manage the requirements development process
  • Manage and update project plan (MS Project) through project completion
  • Works with business and IT stakeholders to develop a work breakdown structure for monitoring and controlling assigned work through deliverables completion
  • Leads project meetings; identifies, documents and prioritizes scope changes and facilitates approval process; maintains and updates all project documents
  • Sets and manages expectations with team members
  • Maintains issue, risks, and other required project logs & facilitates resolution of all outstanding items
  • Executes communication plans & regularly reports status to the program lead
  • Responsible for applying project management knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to project deliverables, processes, and systems
  • Prepares and participates in quality review checkpoints and obtain/secure and archive necessary approvals

Requirements:

  • BS/BA or higher in Business or Technology related field
  • 6+ Years of experience as a Project Manager
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in broad-based information systems, full life-cycle application development and/or building enterprise applications and/or data warehouse planning and development
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum software development framework
  • Experience with application development related to web-based portal solutions
  • Experience communicating with a variety of both business and technology stakeholders and cross-functional groups
  • Experience in creating an effective team environment, building strong relationships, solving problems and issues, resolving conflicts, managing resources in a matrix environment, communicating and influencing effectively at all levels of an organization
  • Experience with Process flow diagrams
  • Proficient with the following MS Office tools: Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Word, Visio
  • Full working knowledge of the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Ability to author and deliver presentations
  • User Acceptance Testing

Other skills preferred, not required:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)

Marathon Consulting LLC., is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

To apply, fill out the form above or send resume in Word/PDF format as an attachment to recruiting@marathonus.com.