Technical Project Manager
We are looking for Technical Project Manager
for an immediate need. This is a client-facing role & the candidate will have regular interactions with various client managers.
Job Description & Skills:
Actively participate in Project meetings as needed to discuss infrastructure components and/or deliverables as well as the roles and responsibilities for SPOC and/or any applicable third party suppliers
Attend all Project planning sessions when requested and establish meeting minutes forever project meeting
Maintain positive relationships through business engagement and requirements gathering sessions
Document process flow on IT led projects vs RE&F led projects
Determine IT project ownership across associates, partners and external vendors
Collaborate with project teams to generate an estimate utilizing client standard estimation template, which contains roles, activities, effort, and cost within agreed SLA
Review and approve Project Estimates
Submit quotes as required
Create the Project Schedule applicable to such Project Services as per the available template
Review and approve Project Schedule
Approve all RFCs
Sign-off on roles & responsibilities and distribute IT Standards to supporting consultants.
Ensure all project closeout items are completed timely. Ensure all invoices are paid. Prepare and present project reflection to Mgmt. and stakeholders.
Approve all closeout documents and approve closure of funding source(s)
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**Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (such as an H-1B visa) for this opportunity.