Sr. Project Manager

Houston, TX /
General – General /
Full Time
Stagwell Tech is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager specializing in software, web and application development. In this role, the Senior Project Manager will be responsible for planning and managing technology projects, meeting project deliverables and budget requirements, and execute on deliverables successfully.

Responsibilities

    • Collaborate with clients to understand their needs and deliver technical and functional specifications
    • Lead and organize cross functional teams, focused on delivering new or upgrading existing products
    • Serves as liaison between technical and non-technical teams, in internal organizations as well as in client and vendor/subcontractor organizations, to ensure all project targets and requirements are met
    • Partners with engineers, designers, etc. to determine technical direction for projects from design to completion
    • Coordinates activities and tasks among project team members, other internal departments and client or vendor/subcontractor organizations as needed to meet project goals and ensure project completion is on schedule, within budget constraints, and of the appropriate quality standards for the project scope
    • Develops the project schedule to complete deliverables, determine critical paths, identify risks, and develops mitigation plans
    • Create communications of project plans, project status and issues to all stakeholders (including executive management and project team)
    • Monitors and controls inputs and documentations which includes scope packages, project metrics, project plan, business case, assets, resource plan, etc.
    • Manages process compliance and provides input to incremental process improvements with the use of lessons learned and other project process tools
    • Ensures that the project is on schedule, is high quality, is within determined budget, and meets the measures of success defined by Client
    • Utilizes appropriate project management tools (i.e. SharePoint, Jira, Asana, BaseCamp, etc.) and agile project management methodology to execute project

Requirements

    • MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN SOFTWARE, WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT OR IT
    • STRONG AND CLEAR WRITTEN AND ORAL COMMUNICATION IS REQUIRED
    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Proficient in MS Office products (Outlook, Word Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, etc.)

Preferred

    • Certifications: PMP, PMI-ACP
    • Understanding of the agile project management method
    • Manage project financials (P&L)