IT Project Mgr Consultant - DTC / OmniChannel (RIS / LIS) 8/23/2016

Tech Mahindra New Albany, OH

Company
Tech Mahindra
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28933403
AJE Ref #
575963761
Location
New Albany, OH
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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TITLE: IT PROJECT MGR CONSULTANT - DTC/OMNICHANNEL (RIS/LIS)

LOCATION: NEW ALBANY OH

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Lead and manage the project team (developers, QA, business partners)
* Develop and execute resource and project plans, staff the project team accordingly, and track the progress of tasks and milestones
* Ensure adherence to IT Project Management Methodology
* Manage the project budget, purchase orders and invoices
* Create and gain approval of the Project Charter; manage project scope and change requests
* Identify, mitigate, escalate and communicate issues and risk
* Partner with the Business Analyst to coordinate and/or lead user discovery sessions and project team meetings to gather and organize project business requirements and use cases on assigned projects
* Identify and present innovative solutions to improve cross-functional processes and operational efficiency
* Work with project leaders and architects to determine the right technical solutions that meet the business requirements
* Work closely with the quality assurance team to make certain the correct testing methodology/tools/reporting is used, focusing on requirements and user test methodology to ensure fulfillment of business requirements and IT quality, architectural, and security standards
* Oversee the development of change management strategy, including training documentation and classes, if needed

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, MIS/CIS, Engineering, or related field (required)
* 5+ years' experience as a Project Manager, preferably with a minimum 2 years in a retail environment
* Strong project management skills; ability to lead requirements/process/testing aspects of projects and initiatives of varying size or complexity with minimal oversight
* Ability to lead business and IT associates with strong interpersonal skills, including collaboration, facilitation, leadership, and negotiation skills
* Excellent written and verbal communications skills to facilitate communications between and among highly experienced business and IT associates
* Excellent analytical skills with the ability to breakdown and effectively communicate complex business and technical processes, problems, and issues
* Excellent planning and organizational skills; capable of multi-tasking across several projects
* Ability to understand the long-term ("big picture") and short term perspectives of situations
* Personal Attributes: Confident, Self-starter, Strong work ethic, Highly motivated, Sense of humor, A Winning 'Will-Do' attitude, Team oriented