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  • Job reference: RMS0225710

Sr. IT Project Manager

  • Sector: IT
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 26/06/2020
  • Duration: 17 months
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The Role:

* Lead projects or a program with multiple stakeholders and involving cross-functional deliverables
* Plan, manage and report on software development being done by various cross-functional development teams
* Develop technical understanding of the projects to be able to support the technical leads in the prioritization and grooming of the backlog
* Work collaboratively and coordinate with technical leads and other project managers to troubleshoot and resolve schedule or process issues on a regular basis
* Responsible for delivering all project documentation and deliverables
* Report on the project dashboard including KPI, status, risks/issues, and scope/schedule changes
* Active and hands-on contribution to risk and issue management
* Content Change Management
* External dependencies management
* See the big picture and take the initiative to find and fill gaps in processes
* Align with internal and external project stakeholders
* Build relationships with vendors

* Minimum 7 years of experience in project management with three years of experience leading project, program, and/or product management teams that are responsible for cross-functional deliverables
* Previous Experience in managing SCADA upgrade projects
* Project Management Professional (PMP) designation
* Working experience with both Agile and Waterfall methodologies
* Ability to use project management software application tools for scheduling, tracking and analyzing project activities and resourcing
* Experience preparing project documentation such as Project Plan, Project Scope Document, Quality Plan, Test Plan, Training Plan, etc
* Ability to evaluate various options and make project adjustments as required
* Ability to lead through ambiguity
* Strong management, communication, influencing and collaboration skill are a must
* Outstanding written, oral and presentation skills
* Extremely well organized
* Self-motivated with ability to work with minimum supervision
* Comfortable with public speaking and presenting project status and updates to various levels of leadership

* Strong understanding of technologies surrounding web-based applications, AWS, Machine Learning and AI
* Experience in digital transformation related projects
* General understanding of the mechanical assets such as compressors, flowmeters, pumps and etc

Although we appreciate all applicants, only those individuals who meet the level of experience and qualifications requested will be contacted.

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Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for over 50 years, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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