Software Project Manager in Atlanta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 10/18/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop a deep understanding of the client’s business, their needs, expectations and requirements
  • Create, manage, and deliver against project plans of varying sizes, complexities and platforms
  • Keep clients informed on project statuses: budget, timeline, and overall progress towards project milestones
  • Work with Lead Developer and Client to identify appropriate PM software (by project), which will vary, since we are software agnostic, project-to-project
  • Ensure we meet Service Level Agreements and prescribed quality standards, as set by the Client.
  • Champion ways we can be a more valuable partner to our clients
  • Work with project teams to perform regular project retrospectives as it’s imperative that we always work to become better
  • Establish project management and risk mitigation strategies to address project risks and prevent scope creep
  • Regularly communicate metrics, challenges and opportunities to internal stakeholders
  • Identify change orders, generate necessary documentation, and negotiate such change orders with the client
  • Work with project teams to manage schedules, scope projects, assets, and overall project organization
  • Clarify and communicate project objectives and success criteria to stakeholders and the team members while providing motivation, direction, and overall feedback to teams
  • Mentor those with less experience as we grow the Project Operations Team

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on task completion is critical
  • Understanding of project management methodologies, techniques, and tools
  • Understanding of software development and mobile applications
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments
  • Practice and apply positivity, empathy, flexibility, adaptability, and focus
  • Familiarity with a project management tool (Jira, Confluence)
  • Working in cross-functional teams