IT Project Development Manager

City
Cary

State
NC

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

Job Description

Bull City Talent Group is seeking a IT Project Development Manager for a local client in Cary, NC. The ideal candidate will be responsible for managing deliverables and delivering projects on time from the business requirement stages through post implementation activities.

The Project Development Manager will also lead the planning and execution of projects to ensure that project goals are accomplished and company objectives are met. Partners with Product Managers to ensure product’s success.

TOP SKILLS

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent field desired

Minimum of seven (7) years software development experience

2 years of previous software development management/team lead experience required

Experience with Agile, SCRUM preferred

PMP Certification preferred

Agile certification (PMI or Scrum Alliance) preferred

Responsibilities

Key tasks, duties, and responsibilities of position

30% - Project Planning

Gather requirements and develop a business case for project portfolio management, including high level estimates

Create project plans; budget, issues list, action items, status reports as well as adhere to internal project methodologies

Release Planning

50% - Project Execution & Management

Manage, integrate and balance resource requirements across multiple projects without adversely impacting deliverables, timelines or quality

Lead teams in the design, development , integration and support of software products and systems

Identify and resolve project issues and risks, including tracking, escalation and mitigation

Perform ongoing support role with regard to application and system operations and results - includes the following; direct support, problem investigation and/or liaison to other departments to ensure timely problem resolution

Supervise performance and professional development for technical members of team

Partners with product managers, business analysts, and other stakeholders to ensure success of the product/functionality being developed

15% - Project Communication

Report project progress to senior management and stakeholders, identifying issues and resolutions

Manage stakeholder expectations and deliver to them.

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