Amlak Technologies Inc Washington, DC, USA
May 30, 2018Contractor
Would you like to be part of a team which delivers the highest levels of customer satisfaction, works on cutting edge projects, and provides substantial professional growth and training? You would be part of a fast-paced environment where strong time management and customer service are a must. Our clients in Northern Virginia and DC are seeking Project Managers with minimum 2 years of work experience. You will be challenged daily with the latest technologies in many diverse environments from Fortune 100 to small startups. This position will entail little to no overnight travel, but there can be moderate commuting depending on several circumstances. Numerous training opportunities exist with hands-on work in our lab, online and classroom resources, even with current project managers themselves As a Project Manager you will: Be responsible for all aspects of project management, agile development team product ownership, analysis, project delivery validation (QA/UAT), and other duties as assigned. Develop and refine project plans specifying goals, staffing, scheduling, risks, and contingency plans. Lead large and sometimes global and/or virtual groups of multi-disciplinary teams of highly-talented technical professionals through the execution of tasks defined in the project plan. Manage changes to project scope, schedule, and costs using a variety of techniques to keep the project plan accurate, updated, and reflective of authorized project changes. Ensure a common understanding of stakeholders and team members by setting and managing expectations in accordance with the project plan. Gather, articulate, and represent project requirements for our agile software development teams Measure project performance using various quantitative tools and techniques to monitor and communicate progress, identify and quantify any variances, perform any required corrective actions, and communicate to all stakeholders in an unbiased manner Proactively identify and plan for risks as well as implement approved actions and workarounds to mitigate risk events to minimize the impact to the project What you should have: 2+ years of management experience Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, PowerPoint) Knowledge of project management tools and methodologies Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline-driven manner Outstanding time management and organization skills Ability to work across multiple job levels to achieve results Experience managing a project team of 8 or more people Demonstrated use of proven project management practices and tools We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we value workplace diversity No recruiters, please.