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Project Manager

Company: eXcell
Location: San Jose
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

eXcell has been staffing IT professionals at the top Fortune 100 companies for over two decades. Whether you are looking for a lower-level IT position or a high-level executive position, we are here to help you find the right opportunity. Our client is currently seeking a qualified Project Manager to join their team onsite in San Jose, CA. This role will involve the planning and successful implementation of a new jail management system.Scope of Activity and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the selected solution vendor to create an integrated project schedule that includes the vendor's deliverables as well as tasks that need to be performed
  • Closely monitor actuals against the approved baseline schedule and budget, and follow the necessary process to submit changes for approval
  • Log risks and issues in a timely fashion and actively work with the implementation vendor and teams to create and execute mitigation and corrective action plans
  • Facilitate the resolution of complex problems by meeting with stakeholders, vendors, and technical staff to identify problems and potential solutions
  • Ensure alignment between the implementation team's approach with client standards and best practices
  • Develop and maintain a productive working relationship with business owners, project sponsors, project teams, resource managers and vendors
  • Work with resource managers to ensure resource availability and commitment, and effectively align resources across projects
  • Conduct project meetings, communicating individual roles, project expectations and desired outcomes
  • Prepare and present project status updates including detailed status reports periodically and as requested using the tool identified by Technology Services and Solutions (TSS)
  • Utilize established project standards and procedures, where available, and contribute to the development and continuous improvement of tools
  • Conduct formal review at project completion with business sponsor to confirm acceptance and document lessons learned for future reference and learnings Required Skills & Qualifications:
    • Minimum 10+ years of experience managing IT projects
    • Minimum 5+ years managing public sector projects
    • IT project management expertise
    • Public safety domain expertise
    • IT project team / staff management experience
    • Stakeholder management experience
    • Experience with financial management of IT projects
    • Jail Management System (JMS) implementation experience
    • Experience working with public safety / law enforcement agencies
    • Experience managing implementation vendors
    • Must have project Management Professional (PMP) certification

      Full COVID-19 vaccination may be required. We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, arrest, and conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws. This includes the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance as well as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. W2 only, no Corp to Corp. We are unable to sponsor H1B visas at this time. eXcell Supports Equal Employment Opportunity eXcell , a division of CompuCom Systems, Inc., a global company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, provides IT staffing services and solutions to Fortune 1000 companies as well as small and medium business. For more information, visit .

Keywords: eXcell, San Jose , Project Manager, Executive , San Jose, California

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