Project Manager 49779 (EB6) in Southfield, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 11/23/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID: 49779

Project Summary 

  • Manage project execution to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope. 
  • Develop or update project plans for information technology projects including information such as project objectives, technologies, systems, information specifications, schedules, funding, and staffing. 
  • Monitor or track project milestones and deliverables. 
  • Develop and manage work breakdown structure (WBS) of information technology projects. 
  • Submit project deliverables, ensuring adherence to quality standards. 
  • Prepare project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. 
  • Direct or coordinate activities of project personnel. 
  • Establish and execute a project communication plan. 
  • Assign duties, responsibilities, and spans of authority to project personnel. 
  • Schedule and facilitate meetings related to information technology projects. 
  • Initiate, review, or approve modifications to project plans. 
  • Perform risk assessments to develop response strategies. 
  • Monitor the performance of project team members, providing and documenting performance feedback. 
  • Negotiate with project stakeholders or suppliers to obtain resources or materials. 
  • Identify need for initial or supplemental project resources. 
  • Coordinate recruitment or selection of project personnel. 
  • Develop implementation plans that include analyses such as cost-benefit or return on investment (ROI). 
  • Assess current or future customer needs and priorities by communicating directly with customers, conducting surveys, or other methods.

Skills Required

  • 10+ years of Project Management experience
  • Experience using Agile, Scrum and Iterative Project Methodologies
  • Experience managing project throughout the entire Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) 
  • Experience managing application development projects
  • Proficiency using MS Project, MS SharePoint and Clarity

Fast Switch, Ltd., delivering the Right Talent at the Right Time for over 21 years. We are an IT Consulting company with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, Cleveland, OH, Cincinnati, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused. You are our most important asset!          

We've differentiated ourselves by being creative, flexible, and fast. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company.

We're different. Our consultants and clients tell us so, and it's our great people who make the difference! We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

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