As a Senior Technical Project Manager you will multiple priority projects within the Verizon Enterprise Data Analytics (VEDA) program on our IT Analytics/Data Warehouse team.
You will plan, forecast, oversee and document all aspects of the specific projects you are working. You will work with management and multiple groups to ensure the scope and direction of each project is clearly defined and remains on schedule. You will also assist with various program reporting needs.
•Lead the planning and implementation of cross-functional, technical projects for VEDA
•Set up and manage projects using JIRA / Confluence and MS Project
•Lead the definition of project scope and deliverables across teams
•Develop and maintain detailed schedules, work plans and resource maps
•Manage multiple large projects simultaneously working with each business leader
•Provide clear but thorough verbal and written communications to stakeholders at all levels
•Proactively identify, manage and resolve issues and risks
•Ensure project stakeholders and management are kept appropriately informed of project status and that there is sufficient record of meetings and decision-making
•Bachelor’s Degree or six or more years of work experience
•Six or more years of relevant experience
•Experience using different project management methodologies including Scrum/Agile with focus on advanced analytics, big data and cloud migrations.
•Experience managing projects in big data ecosystem
•Knowledge of big data concepts and technologies such as Hadoop
•Knowledge of Amazon Web Services offerings and solutions
•Experience with Microsoft Project and PowerPoint
Ideally, you will also have:
•Master Degree or continuing education programs about Analytics or Big Data
•PMP or related certification
•Experience with JIRA and Confluence as well as with admin experience setting up projects and training developers on JIRA and Confluence
•Excellent communication & leadership skills
•Strong, concise documentation, reporting and presentation skills
•Ability to lead multiple geographically dispersed cross-functional projects and consistently complete them with quality, on time and within budget
•Effective team player with exceptional organizational and communication skills
•Process development experience
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