Randstad Senior Project Manager in Herndon, Virginia

Senior Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Herndon, VA

  • salary:$62 - $71 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670023

job description

Senior Project Manager

job summary:

Randstad Technologies is looking for a senior project manager to support our healthcare insurance client in Reston, VA. It is very important that this person can work across a matrixed environment and has a very keen attention to detail. This person needs to be able to manage large budgets and manage these budgets tightly as this is a highly regulated environment.

location: Herndon, Virginia

job type: Contract

salary: $62 - 71 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


This role will report into the Program Manager on the enterprise information systems team. They will work closely with the data teams and we need someone who has a deep understanding of data analytics and data integration projects. They will be working on corporate wide initiatives that are in support of the corporate datawarehouse and big data software implementation.


  • 10+ years of IT experience with 5 years of strong Project Management/Scrum Master experience with at least 3 Data warehouse, Big Data, Business Intelligence, or Analytics projects.

  • Bachelor's degree and Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Scrum Master (CSM) is a must.

  • Hands on experience on Agile practices, Scrum process, Kanban, and waterfall methodology.

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Experience working directly with the customer and in engaging with executive management.

  • Experience working in a fast paced environment. Candidate must be adaptable and nimble in their approach.

  • Healthcare experience is a plus.

  • Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity

  • Ability to navigate a highly matrixed organization effectively

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office 2000 tool set - MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project and MS Visio.

skills: - Must be able to perform assigned tasks with minimum supervision.

  • Strong analytical skills.

  • Highly motivated.

  • Positive attitude.

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