1+ months

Sr Project Manager

San Diego, CA 92101
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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
Project Manager in San Diego, full-time employment on established project with large government client. Immediate hire, working onsite 5 days per week at client office leading complex information technology integration project using database, master data management and reporting technologies within an SOA architecture. Must be located in San Diego or willing to relocate.

Position Description: Experienced Project Manager will perform the following duties:
  • Provide overall leadership and supervision of interdisciplinary teams assigned to the project including functional and technical personnel.
  • Achieve project goals and objectives as outlined in the Statement of Work.
  • Create and deliver project management deliverables and updates including Project Work Plan, Risk and Issue Logs and Mitigations, Status Reports, Meeting Minutes, Project Management Plan including all associated appendices and procedures, and other customer facing documents and deliverables as may be specified.
  • Perform schedule updates to maintain the Project Work Plan and create work packages to be performed by all project personnel to achieve all project activities and deliverables as planned.
  • Create and maintain project change, risk, issue and decision logs. Manage and maintain a centralized repository of project documents and information on a Project Sharepoint or equivalent portal.
  • Interact with the client on site and the project team on a daily basis as may be needed to lead, coordinate work, resolve issues, report status and conduct other interactions as may be needed to ensure customer satisfaction and the success of the project.
  • Lead multiple projects assigned by the client PMO.
  • Actively manage project scope and change management procedures.
  • Actively manage project budget and report status via financial reporting tools.
  • Actively manage customer satisfaction, develop and report on satisfaction metrics and remediate issues that detract from customer satisfaction.
  • Assist the Program Manager in establishing and maintaining positive client, subcontractor and vendor relationships and other duties as may be assigned.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Must be a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) from Project Management Institute (PMI) and/or have an equivalent certification in Project Management with experience running large complex projects.
  • Must be well versed and demonstrated understanding of the PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK).
  • Must have 10+ yrs experience managing projects of increasing size and complexity including system development and deployment of a large-scale, web-based portal or information exchange system, or a project to build, maintain or use large data warehouses.
  • Strong MS Project or equivalent scheduling software experience.
  • Strong MS Office software skills.
  • Working knowledge and experience with projects using various software development methodologies including waterfall and Agile.
  • Experience in full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).
  • Strong written and verbal English language communication skills.
  • Strong presentation skills, emotional intelligence and leadership presence.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • A good understanding of government operations at the State/County level.
  • Experience managing projects in the health and human services industry.
  • Experience with projects implementing COTS products.
  • Experience with projects using web-based architectures.
  • Experience with projects using Oracle or other SQL database technologies.
  • Experience with projects using Master Data Management technologies (IBM InfoSphere MDM preferred)
  • Experience with projects using Business Intelligence or Analytics products or technologies.
  • Experience with projects that include security and SPI/PHI and HIPAA-regulated data.
  • Experience standing up, maintaining or coordinating data center environments.

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.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-20 Expires: 2020-01-20

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