Project Manager – Toronto

  • Company:
    Yoush Consulting
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    11 hours ago
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Project Manager Yoush Consulting is an Information Technology consulting firm. Yoush Consulting has been recognized by the prestigious Branham300 list of Top 25 Canadian ICT companies in 2014 and 2016; as well as the Top 20 Canadian ICT Movers & Shakers in 2014. The project is looking for resources to help in designing application along with managing the project using scrum methodologies. Currently, agile scrum is the main project development methodology being used in the unit. The operating environment includes J2EE, Crystal Reports, Oracle SQL/PL SQL, Power BI, Oracle Database, Business Objects Universe and Dashboarding, WebI, and Bursting technologies. The source system is based on IBM CURAM. The resource will be responsible for performing the following activities and producing deliverable: Develop/coordinate a project charter and an integrated project plan, approved by all impacted stakeholders following a client approved governance process. Coordinate stakeholders engagement and consultation opportunities in establishing requirements and design. Monitor, report on and manage issues on product development and simulation exercises. Monitor, report on and manage issues on testing preparation, testing execution, and performance testing. Facilitate coordination of go-live/deployment activities. Develop/coordinate transition and change management plans. Coordinate, monitor, report on the execution of communications, learning, and development, and corporate and field readiness across the province Monitor post-go-live, document lessons learned, and complete project close-out report. Communicate your progress clearly and timely to the management team Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work. Expert in estimation and planning. He knows how to create useful, reliable and practical plans for software development projects Project Manager Experience Experience as a Project Manager planning and managing large, complex, multi-year, multi-tier, multi-stakeholder projects Experience working in programs consisting of multiple highly inter-dependent projects Experience with the management of Third Party deliverable and acceptance processes Experience and knowledge of project management tools, such as Microsoft Enterprise Project Management other associated tools such as MS Project and SharePoint Experience in developing detailed project management documentation (e.g. project plan, project schedule, Work Breakdown Structure [WBS]), monitoring project performance and initiating corrective action Experience in developing, integrating and managing plans and schedules involving multiple teams and multiple 3rd party suppliers Experience in complex business and IT issues management, including analyzing, problem-solving and coordination and facilitation of issue resolution in a timely fashion Experience in the ongoing identification, monitoring, and management of Project risks, and the establishment and management of contingency plans Experience in preparing reports and briefing materials for, and making presentations to, senior management Proven ability to manage to successful completion an assignment of this nature, magnitude and complexity, and achieve the results on schedule and within budget while maintaining highest level of deliverables quality Knowledge of and experience with monitoring and reporting on project progress and delivery using MS Project (Workstation and Enterprise versions), SharePoint and other reporting tools Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills; superior negotiating, mediating, and influencing skills; superior leadership and consulting skills, with demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team/multi-stakeholder enterprise environment; strong ability to mentor and coach and develop others Demonstrated experience in the development of system modernization strategies, plans, and schedules, and experience managing those plans Experience in the development of Internet/Intranet business strategies Expert skill with MS Office software including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Visio Experience leading multidisciplinary project teams of at least 10 people Experience with Design, develop and test analytical reports. Experience with Creating Interactive Dashboards Experience in Agile technologies Knowledge and experience working with Curam Software is a plus Additional benefit if already certified as Scrum Master and has experience as scrum master Experience with technology solutions and solutioning methodologies Experience in analyzing and designing changes to existing web-based software solutions Complete knowledge of agile methodologies Experience in agile methodologies Experience in RDBMS design concepts Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal: clear and concise. Able to communicate concepts and details to clients, development team and testing team Excellent analytical, problem-solving, decision-making and interpersonal skills