Randstad IT Senior Project Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

IT Senior Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Boston, MA

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670820

job description

IT Senior Project Manager

job summary:

This role will be responsible for accelerating the implementation and release of a fast paced, multinational implementation of the Salesforce Marketing Cloud.This role will be the team's project manager - tasks include setting up & running meetings, creating/managing documentation and communications for our stakeholders, and business support, creating status reports and timeline updates, etc. This person will also be the agile scrum master for our small cross-border development team. As a critical role in the project, this person must be a self-starter and team player, who can help drive the team to succeed and who is willing to pitch in where necessary to help get the work done.

location: Boston, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

  • Create and update business communication artifacts, including project timeline slides, status report slides, email updates,

  • Manage team documentation, including technical documentation, presentation recordings, and other PM responsibilities

  • Take meeting notes & follow up on deliverables with assignees.

  • Create training and onboarding materials for business users

  • Act as agile scrum master for a small and fast moving team

  • Manage communications between offshore development team and onshore team members

qualifications:

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or Marketing or a related field, combined with significant technical/project experience

  • 5+ years' experience in software development life cycle

  • 3+ years' experience in project management

  • Agile Scrum Master certification OR extensive agile development experience.

  • PMP or other project management certification or significant equivalent experience

skills:

  • Be detail oriented, punctual, and willing and able to work efficiently and effectively in a remote work situation.

  • Have excellent oral and written communication, and be effective in meeting facilitation,

  • Have Agile Software development project experience in an enterprise level environment

  • Be able and willing to take direction and learn quickly

  • Be a team player as demonstrated through a customer qualification of a large scale/enterprise implementation with multiple work streams.

  • Have experience working with external and virtual teams.

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