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Senior Project Manager

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Date: Jun 28, 2019

Location: Carlsbad, CA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 16231 

 

At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.

 

NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Senior Project Manager to join our team in Carlsbad, California (US-CA), United States (US).

 

 

  • Provide weekly status reports to key stakeholders, quarterly meetings, and presentation of monthly roadmap and highlights to VP of Digital Marketing.
  • Manage resource capacity plan, budget, and drive delivery of the projects.
  • PM Tool use and communication encompassing HP PPM, Jira, Confluence, and MS Team’s.
  • Maintain client relationships with product managers, sponsors as well as project leads from client organizations
  • Manage backlog grooming sessions, release strategy, sprint reviews, retrospectives, and issues log to resolution.
  • Leading daily scrum calls and weekly status report, identification of story tasks, external dependencies, and updates to issues and risks.
  • Develop, manage, and control the project plan/schedule and HP PPM Updates.
  • Works with Business and Technical resource managers to ensure the needed staff are available and assigned to the project.
  • New projects conduct thorough project kick-offs when needed to confirm project scope, roles and responsibilities (RACI).
  • Ensure data integration and modeling documentation is created or updated in a timely manner for business analyst reference.

 

 

Skills

  • 3+ years of experience running projects in a life sciences environment
  • 3+ years with Business Intelligence
  • 3+ years Agile experience
  • 1+ year Life Sciences 

 

Nice to Have

  • 3+ years with capacity management tools
  • Experience creating dashboards and communications for the executive level
  • Advanced understanding software development projects
  • Excellent ability to drive projects to successful completion
  • Planning and Budgeting Experience in Corporate project management environment
  • Ability to identify, develop and quantify any required corrective action plans
  • Advanced ability to ensure that effective project controls are in place to monitor project or program performance
  • Advanced capability at providing effective performance reporting for the customer and company in order to monitor the progress of the project. Advanced facilitation and communication skills


5+ years experience with Project Management
5+ years experience with Project Charters
5+ years experience interacting with Senior Leadership in Clients organization

 

This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                

                     

About NTT DATA Services

 

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.

 

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit nttdataservices.com to learn more.

 

NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.

 

 

 


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