Project manager is responsible for delivering IT projects to schedule, budget and quality. The role requires mastery of the technical knowledge of project management inter-related process stages i.e. initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control and close, and the supporting processes e.g. scope, cost, time, issue, risk, resource, communication, stakeholder management. Proficiency in related processes such as portfolio management, program management, methods and tools and quality assurance is also required. Project manager must have excellent stakeholder relationship management skills to successfully lead and manage the project team and project stakeholders, and have expertise recognized and requested by customers. Essential Functions of the Job: Successfully execute the project to agreed schedule, budget and scope. Perform the relevant project management processes - i.e. initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control and close, and the supporting processes e.g. scope, cost, time, issue, risk, resource, communication, stakeholder management. Plan the project based on a defined need - results in detailed scope/budget/schedule baseline. Monitor and control the work to ensure that the project remains on track and in control. Plan for and manage change. Reports on variances to the approved project baseline. Close the project to formalize acceptance of the project result and release project resources. Interface and communicate with project team, management and stakeholders. Manage project work and resources to enable successful and timely completion of the project. Performs gate reviews and quality assurance reviews with all aspects of IT organization and business sponsors. Delivery of projects aligned to overall business and technology strategies and architectures. Work within defined governance processes. Manage external contracts and suppliers where required. Support development of business cases with the customer team including leading on the solutions estimate. Lead the development of the project charter and scope, and ensure delivery of the solution to schedule, budget and scope. Develop objectives, phasing and content of the project to deliver on the business case benefits, budget and timescales. Manage to the objectives and plan by thorough risk, issue and change management across both business and IT parts of the project. Ensures that quality project standards are met as prescribed by IT Services through the effective implementation or use of approved processes, methodologies and deliverables.
- B.E / B.Tech