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Project Manager: ADM

Canberra, ACT 2603
  • Job Code
    270879BR

Introduction
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!


Your Role and Responsibilities
Role:
The Project Manager is responsible for leading one or more project teams delivering a solution to the customer using the appropriate business measurements and terms and conditions for the project according to the project charter, project agreement or contract.

Desired Attributes and Skills:
  • A passion for technology and business.
  • The ability to understand and assimilate different points of view.
  • A love of working with people in a team-focused environment.
  • Have prior exposure AGILE methodologies.
  • Natural leadership skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative culture.
  • The willingness to take ownership of challenging tasks, even beyond your initial scope of responsibility.
  • The flexibility to travel to client locations


Education and Experience:
  • Minimum 6 years project management experience with at least 3 years in IT
  • Good analytical and strategy skills
  • Must have broad knowledge of development life cycle.
  • Good in depth and all-round knowledge of Telecommunication industry
  • Ability to gain confidence with the customer
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to influence at multiple levels

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage the scope, cost, schedule, scope, and contractual performance deliverables
  • Apply techniques for planning, tracking, change control, and risk management
  • Manage all project resources, including IBM, customer, and subcontractors
  • Establish an effective communication plan with the project team and the customer
  • Provide day-to-day direction to the project teams
  • Provide regular project status updates to the customer
  • Provide regular project status updates to IBM management
  • Develop and maintain the project plan
  • Timely and accurate project(s) progress & issues
  • Provide guidance on strategies, requirements specifications, and functional specifications, which meet customer requirements and project standards
  • Facilitate development of the application architecture, technology selection and detail application specifications
  • Manage and maintain development of the project plan
  • Closely work with other teams to ensure tight alignment of objectives and expectations.
  • Manage ISV and IBM teams to ensure that the developed solution matches the required solution
  • Define and monitor issues, dependencies, risks and risk mitigation strategies
  • Monitor and assesses the quality of the deliverables
  • Facilitate development of reuse opportunities
  • Provide feedback on methodology improvement/customization and share new tools to enhance processes
  • Facilitate sharing best practices, with documentation of best practices and lessons learned
  • Provide overall guidance to teams under direction.


Mandatory Requirement:
  1. Be an Australian citizen
  2. Be eligible to obtain an AGSVA baseline security clearance or already have AGSVA baseline security clearance



Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Agile process and continue the training and continuous improvement on velocity, quality, processes etc.
  • Agile Scrum principals, Task meeting/Retrospective



Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Project Management Experience



About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.


Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.


About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.


Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.


Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-06 Expires: 2019-12-07

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