Randstad Senior Project Manager in Herndon, Virginia
Senior Project Manager
salary:$62 - $71 per hour
date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Senior Project Manager
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
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.
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