Technical Project Manager

Premier Consultants
  • Mumbai
  • Confidential
  • 8-13 years
  • 13 Jul 2015

  • IT/ Information Technology

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

The right candidate will be someone of unique integrity, ability and vision who is looking for a company with a mission they can be passionate about.
Essential Job Function:
With oversight from the Mentor, the PM will plan and execute the development and implementation of new products, modules and enhancements and ensure it follows stated guidelines and best practices.
The PM will partner with Product Owner to prioritize requirements, maintain the product backlog, create application mockups, create process maps, identify and manage risk, update internal project tracking system, ensure test plans are developed and executed, and creation of associated system documentation and end user training material.
The PM will interact and communicate effectively with a wide variety of technical, functional and management staff.
Actively manage scope, schedule and budget
The PM will manage the relationship with the vendor that will build some of the products/system and ensure that all deliverables are delivered to companys satisfaction and caters to Companys guidelines and best practices from both a Project Management and Enterprise Architecture perspective.
During the design and development phase, the PM will ensure weekly builds are delivered, code reviewed, and tested.
Work closely with database and infrastructure/NetOps team to ensure releases are executed smoothly.
Ensure UAT is conducted.
Ensure training is provided to relevant users.
Ensure project is on time and on budget.
Remove roadblocks that hinder the project from progressing.
Escalate critical issues to senior management/technology leader as required.
Provide weekly status updates to senior management/technology leader.
Basic Qualifications:
Demonstrated experience and commitment to live the company values and leadership framework, and strong desire to be part of a HOW exemplar company. Excellent communication skills are important to this role. Specific subject matter expertise as well as industry vertical experience is essential.
Candidate must have at least 5 years of experience as project manager managing web-based applications, gathering and documenting business requirements, developing functional requirements, creating wireframes and mockups, and creating test plans
Experience leading a team of developers in deploying medium sized web-based applications
Strong technical experience with the ability to communicate effectively with developers, database developers, product owners, external vendors and quality assurance staff in a geographical and culturally diverse setting.

Ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal communication) with business stakeholders
Experience in product life cycle management, change management, and release management
Strong attention to detail
Experience with Microsoft Visio
Experience with Agile development

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