IT AppDev Project Manager

  • TierPM
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Nov 11, 2021
Information Technology

Job Description

A local university in the Boston area is looking for an Application Development Project Manager. 

Position Description:

  • Hands-on technical application development project management partnering with application development staff and business group stakeholders;
  • Coordinate and communicate with management and development teams to coordinate work tasks and resourcing;
  • Communicate timelines and expectations to technical and business staff;
  • Collaborate with vendors, consultants, and contractors in the execution of projects including contract management and working with the procurement office;
  • Adhere to project management practices and governance requirements and coordination with Project Management Offices.
  • Maintains project budget, plans, tasks, schedules, risks, and status and disseminates information to team members and customers as defined in the communications plan.
  • Ensures documentation of requirements and uses cases, facilitate design workshops for assigned project;
  • Ensures definition of test objectives, designed test plans and test cases for assigned project;
  • Provide the management of project milestones and deliverables for on-time and on-budget delivery.
  • Define and measure progress with metrics;
  • Support system and application training efforts;

Experience and Skills:
  • Must have a minimum of 3  years experience managing application development and business process projects.
  • Experience in both Agile and Waterfall project management preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Visio, PowerPoint, Project Server)
  • Knowledge of and experience managing projects utilizing the following technologies is nice to have:
    • .NET Framework and Web Based Applications
    • Oracle, SQL
    • ESRI ArcGIS Desktop & Web-based Applications (ArcMap, ArcGIS Server ArcGIS Online)

Education and Certifications
  • Must have at least a Bachelors Degree
PMP or Qualified