IT Project Manager (eCommerce)

Recruiter
Responsive Search, Inc.
Location
Deerfield
Salary
120000.00 - 135000.00 USD Annual
Posted
08 Jan 2019
Closes
15 Jan 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Information Technology
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

IT Project Manager salary to $135,000

Our Deerfield based client is seeking a Full time IT Project Manager for its Information Technology Department.

The Project Manager is responsible for leading projects to support the development of eCommerce solutions and services. Will lead all initiatives from proposal and requirements definition to project planning and implementation along with project cost and budget management. This position will proactively interface between internal and external customers and the technical/programming staff to ensure effective definition and the delivery of business applications.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design, development and delivery of quality website solutions and services
  • Lead design and review sessions with development team, business partners and leadership teams
  • Review and assess vendor solutions and proposals
  • Manage multiple, parallel projects using formal project management methodologies
  • Maintain project controls that accurately reflect completed work against project plans, schedules and budgets, and ensure user/management involvement at appropriate milestones
  • Manage application design through the various life cycle stages from business need through design and delivery
  • Manage project priorities, scope, budgets, timelines and expectations
  • Develop project documentation and training materials where applicable
  • Provide technical support and assistance as necessary
  • Enforce best practices and implement policies and procedures for compliance and to ensure company-wide consistent standards
  • Provide management with regular communication on the progress of projects and other initiatives
  • Responsible for recommending staffing plans and skill sets on a per project basis
  • Coordinate intradepartmental projects and resources

Experience/Qualifications Include;

Bachelors Degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • 8+ years demonstrated project management experience
  • Results-oriented professional who is a self starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong management skills
  • Demonstrated success of establishing, managing and maintaining effective working relationships at the management level, internal and external to an organization
  • Strong leadership, teaching and mentoring skills
  • Critical thinking, strong analytical skills and problem solving ability
  • Ability to handle a variety of tasks effectively and efficiently
  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects and requests
  • Must be a team player

Additional info:

This PM will lead a team of web developers, test engineers, and BA s. The vast majority of the projects will entail creating new web sites as well as creating new features and functionality to existing sites. These sites enable customers to purchase products and are developed using the .NET platform and supported by JD Edwards Back End system used for supply chain management.

While this PM will focus mainly on leading the effort to create new websites (Front End services) they will also need to understand that these sites need to interface with an ERP Back End so a high level understanding of ERP services will be required.

To qualify for this position, the candidate must have the following skills:

  • Strong PM experience
  • Leading website development
  • Experience leading SDLC projects
  • Experience with waterfall. AGILE is a plus
  • Experience leading projects in excess of 100k+
  • Technically capable of querying a database or running a Sql Statement
  • An understanding of supply chain or order management
  • ERP knowledge can be ANY ERP system with JDE preferred
  • Understanding of interfaces (API s)