ESAPM-1580-Project-Manager

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur Client is in need of a Senior Project Manager to provide overall project management for all aspects of a platform project including rollout of technical services, infrastructure and change management. 
SkillsProject Management, Agile, Project Planning, Scheduling, Change Management, Documentation 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Experience in leading Information Management (IM) and/or Information Technology (IT) projects with one or more types of architects (e.g. enterprise, data, application, technology, security), multiple developers (application and/or web), analysts (business and technical) and leading one or more other project managers, all in the same project, spanning multiple years with a project budget $2.5M dollars. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in agile project management methodology where multiple stakeholders are involved. (3+ projects)
  • Experience in developing project schedules, plans, and strategies, estimating resource requirements, and developing and monitoring work plans for completion of project tasks on time and on budget (or under). (5+ projects)
  • Experience identifying, analyzing, and managing project risks on large, complex projects. (5+ projects)
  • Experience managing organizational and technological change, including change management and communication methodologies, and developing and executing communication plans. (5+ projects)
  • Experience in writing communication and business documentation, and communicating to and developing presentations for all levels in an organization. (5+ projects)
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Currently active PMP or PgMP Certification as issued by the Project Management Institute or equivalent.
  • PMI-ACP (Agile) Certification as issued by the Project Management Institute or equivalent.
  • Experience with leading and performing requirements gathering and analysis to realize business outcomes with a solution focus. (5+ projects)
  • Experience in consulting to lead and facilitate strategic priorities aligning to the program vision. (5+ projects)
  • Experience working in a distributed accountability matrix (i.e. RACI). (4+ years)
  • Experience in leading successful implementation of open data and/or data sharing projects. (2+ projects)
  • Experience in managing multiple projects (or sub-projects) concurrently. (3+ projects)
  • Experience conducting, facilitating and interpreting impact and risk assessments across multiple alternatives. (3+ projects)
  • ITIL certification.
  • Experience in MS Project, PowerPoint, and other office products (recent and past versions).
  • Experience with open source technology.
  • Experience with BI and analytics technologies.
  • Experience using interpersonal skills for negotiations and effective consensus building. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
 
LocationEdmonton 
Work Environment9 months with possible 1 year extension 
Hourly RateNegotiable