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Cybersecurity Project Manager in Charlotte, NC at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 5/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

WHO OUR CLIENT IS:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Charlotte, NC

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Lead medium to large-sized projects
  • Proactively manage performance, cost, scope, schedule, quality, and other key project management activities and behaviors
  • Identify, manage, and escalate risks, issues, and changes requests to appropriate decision makers based on established escalation criteria
  • Successfully manage projects with 10 or more resources through full project lifecycle
  • Create appropriate project documentation and effectively negotiate tradeoffs between scope, schedule, and budget
  • Balance needs of multiple stakeholders
  • Gain buy-in from groups who may be resistant to change
  • Create, manage, and understand impacts to project scope, constraints, and schedule
  • Manage projects according to work plan
  • Perform critical path analysis
  • Develop and routinely reassess project budgets to account for variances and ensures accuracy
  • Create budget reports to compare actual with forecasted costs
  • Create performance and status reports for relevant stakeholders
  • Develop and manage project risk and issue management plans
  • Analyze risks by probability and severity to assess their impact on project delivery
  • Implement procedures to mitigate risk threats
  • Utilize available tools for identifying and tracking issues such as the Delivery Risk Assessment, risk workshops, and Clarity
  • Develop project organization chart and governance structures
  • Define roles and responsibilities of team members
  • Define processes and standards around governance, communication, and quality
  • Develop deliverable acceptance plans and criteria
  • Identify and develop strategy for changes in scope, schedule, and cost
  • Develop strategic rationale for change including costs, benefits, tradeoffs, etc.
  • Create transition plan, identifies lessons learned, and applies the lessons learned to future projects
  • Identify and manage project and program interdependencies

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:

  • 8+ years of IT Project Management experience
  • Experience managing project financials
  • Working experience with Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Bachelor’s degree (Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related fields)
  • Possess professional knowledge of product/function and applies knowledge to project activities to enhance delivery
  • Deeply understand all project management disciplines and their key activities, processes, and artifacts
  • Understand the relationship of their project(s) to the overall program