CTG PROJECT MANAGER (SW INTEGRATION) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina

Title: PROJECT MANAGER (SW INTEGRATION)

Location: US-NC-Research Triangle Park

Job Number: 18206246

CTG is seeking a Software Integration Project Manager for our clients Professional Services team for a 3-6 month contract. The Project Manager will plan, schedule, monitor, evaluate and direct projects, ensuring they meet established time, cost and technical objectives.

You will develop and manage the project’s change control procedures and effectively utilizes all available methodologies and tools, culminating in client acceptance of results. You will conduct project progress reviews with client and account team personnel, providing contingency and problem resolution plans as required.

Successful candidates will have experience working collaboratively across internal organizations, external vendors and global teams along with experience working on projects involving help desk creation including tools integration.

Responsibilities of the Project Manager include

  • Manage project from Planning to Closure

  • Implement and ensure that internal project processes are followed and are adapted as required; this includes project governance, risk management and change management.

  • Clarify roles and responsibilities, project objectives and scope

  • Collaborate with specific stakeholders all along the project

  • Define project planning; gather estimates, negotiate dates and resources with stakeholders

  • Engage and Manage vendor/contractor

  • Enable and promote smooth communication between team members and between different teams (including outsourced teams)

  • Organize and facilitate meetings efficiently; create and distribute meetings minutes within 24 hours

  • Manages cost/schedule/resource variances

  • Manage and report overall project schedule and status

  • Escalate blockers, risks and issues to management in a timely manner

  • Ensures client expectations are met/exceeded

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • At least 5 years’ experience with Software Integration Project Management

  • Ability to work within a project team environment where results will be based on cooperation with and/or influence of others

  • MS Project experience

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Focus on results and success

  • Strong sense of urgency and driving issues to closure

  • Meets deadlines and produces high quality work

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments

  • Strong relationship building skills

Preferred Skills:

  • PMP™ Certification

  • Prior software development experience within a POS/Retail environment

Qualifications:

CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

Job: Technology & Healthcare IT