Project Manager / Business Analyst (Mobile, AL)

  • Job Details

  • Job Status: Closed
  • Posted On: August 20, 2021
  • Job Category: Information Technology
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Location: Mobile, AL
  • Desired Experience: 3+ years
  • Desired Education: Bachelors
  • Compensation:
  • Travel: Negligible
  • Relocation:

Gateway Sourcing is assisting in a search for a Project Manager/Software Analyst to document, facilitate, coordinate and manage key IT and Business projects.  You must be able to accomplish project objectives by planning and evaluating project activities within a set time requirement.  The selected candidate will also have the professional presentation skills to run meetings, and communicate with a variety of interdisciplinary IT, management, and executive teams and users. Also, a quality is emotional maturity in working with a variety of different personalities, some quite direct.  If you are a multi-tasker, who can be self-directed in a fast-paced environment, this may be for you!

 

In this role, you will:

  • Work with business stakeholders to understand and document requirements and underlying processes.
  • Develop and maintain project management plans for new and ongoing software development efforts. Revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Manage day-to-day project activities to ensure aggressive progress and high visibility of the development effort.
  • Recognize and document business process gaps and propose improvements.
  • Minimizes and manages exposure and risks on projects.
  • Establishes controls and structure which monitor successful completion of milestones and deliverables.
  • Liaise with internal and outsourced development resources, ensuring that work product meets expectations.
  • Communicate and collaborate with internal and external customers as needed regarding project deliverables including managing expectations, presenting and interfacing with sponsors in a timely manner.
  • Schedule regular meetings with business and technical resources for status updates, requirements definition, technical design, process changes, and audit reviews.
  • Coach and train project team members on software development processes and best practices.
  • Advocate the user.
  • Identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities.
  • Have accountability and the ability to take initiative and move activities forward with limited direction.

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • B.S. or B.A. degree in Business Administration, Management, Project Management, Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications, MS Project, Visio, Adobe Acrobat Professional, and JIRA.
  • PMI Certification.
  • Working experience building and delivering software to the enterprise.
  • Programming experience a plus.
  • Strong ability to manage multiple projects and priorities.
  • Must have good understanding of the project management processes and application lifecycle.
  • Must have excellent strategic planning and communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to develop project plans, manage individual deadlines and goals.
  • Must be highly disciplined, self-starter, and leader with the ability to execute on assignments independently, and effectively communicate expectations for all programs/projects being managed.
  • Must have good organization, presentation and exceptional time management skills.
  • Must have excellent customer service skills and be able to interact with individuals from all levels of the organization.

Compensation:  This is a permanent position and compensation will be commensurate with experience

If you are qualified and interested, please forward your letter of interest and resume.

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