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Senior Project Manager

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Date: Jun 18, 2022

Location: Addison, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 194182 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Senior Project Manager to join our team in Addison, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

 

Requires onsite minimum 3 days Tues/Wed/Thurs.


Role Responsibilities:

- Leading, supporting, and coaching teams to deliver large and complex project(s) and/or program(s) that span across one or more business units

- Drive overall delivery execution; manage resources, schedules, financials and adhere to quality and control guidelines throughout the full systems development life cycle. 

- Manage strategic, continuous improvement, and transformation initiatives; effective in leading all aspects of a project and/or program to ensure timely and effective execution. Work with multiple development methodologies such as waterfall, iterative and agile (scrum, kanban) to support project teams. Have awareness of agile techniques such as automated testing, user stories, test driven development, continuous integration, agile games, etc.

- Business partner who possesses critical thinking skills to define practical solutions that align with strategic objectives. Understands the business needs of the project and its interaction with other projects/programs to make decisions that are in the best interest of the organization. Ability to think creatively to drive innovation, perform situational analysis which leads to well thought out decisions.

- Establish strong working relationships with executive sponsors, business owners and stakeholders across the organization to manage expectations and project delivery.

- Monitors performance and recommends schedule changes, cost, or resource adjustments. Establish and provide timely updates to the management team for each project for escalating issues, reporting, and managing risks, issues, and status reporting. Management of project change requests that impact scope, schedule, budget.

- Lead or coordinate project planning, including resource, staff, supply and subcontract management, progress reporting, troubleshooting and team management.

- Ensure that project resources are following established processes as well as participate in strengthening internal tools, artifacts, and other governance aspects.

- Directly or indirectly manage/mentor team members and colleagues in techniques such as leadership, methodology, tools, and people and communication skills.  

 

Basic Qualifications:

- 8 + years of Business Consulting-Program/Project Management-PMO Strategy

- Agile Scrum

 

Nice to have:

- Financial services experience, preferably life insurance and annuity.

 

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About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.


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