Senior Project Manager (PBS1316335)
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Chicago, IL 60601
Manage medium to large size teams on site and remote. Responsible for project risk management and mitigation. Establish a strategy of continuous risk management that enables proactive decisions and actions throughout the project life cycle, and create and environment to support it where the project team has visible, measurable, and repeatable processes for managing these risks. Apply solid project management and leadership skills and experience in delivering projects on time, within budget, and with high customer satisfaction. Collect, review, and publish project status concerning resources, schedule, stakeholder management, and features that influence project performance and completion. Track process against the Master Program Plan and the Program Communications plan in order to identify gain or slippage achieved against overall timescales and ensure that these are communicated to the client and internally. Requires travel to unanticipated worksites up to 75%.
• Education: Bachelor’s or foreign equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Information Systems, Physics, or a related field.
• Experience: 60 months of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in software project management.
• Education or Experience in: Project cost/revenue forecasting; Qualitative/Quantitative Risk Management; Project Capacity Planning; Solution Shaping and optimization for contract amendments; Project financial modeling; Revenue/Cost planning; Cloud Migration; and Problem management for unresolved technical issues.
To apply, visit: https://jobs-microsoft.icims.com/jobs/14042/job
Multiple job openings. Qualified candidates must meet the minimum requirements for the position. Microsoft Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Ref: PBS1316335