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IT - Project Coordinator

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Date: Jul 11, 2019

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 53650 


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 IT - Project Coordinator to join our team in Durham, North Carolina (US-NC), United States (US).



Experienced Project Coordinator able to succeed in a diverse and constantly changing environment. Must be able to multi-task and manager smaller work stream deliverables as well as assist in coordination and executive level communications surrounding larger work streams. Position requires excellent collaboration and communication (oral and written) skills.


The selected candidate will exhibit the following qualifications:

  • Ability to coordinate and schedule meetings with more than 30 participants across multiple vendors
  • Thorough understanding of the project management lifecycle
  • Excellent MS PowerPoint, Word, and Excel skills
  • Ability to prioritize work and take direction from multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to understand, anticipate, and act on stakeholder needs
  • Minimum of three years experience managing small projects or work streams


Job Responsibilities:
• Manages multiple simple projects or at least one medium-sized project.
• Drives the development and execution of project plan by working with project team to define, sequence, and estimate duration of activities and determine schedules to meet project objectives.
• Champions project management standards and overall value internally and externally.
• Manages the identification, resolution and escalation of project risks and issues.
• Understanding of IT Project Management principles and techniques.
• Demonstrates proficiency in the specific tools that are available and required as part of the company's project management information system.
• Ability to identify, develop and quantify any required corrective action plans.
• Ability to ensure that effective project controls are in place to monitor project or program performance.
• Capability at providing effective performance reporting for the customer and company in order to monitor the progress of the project.
• Excellent facilitation and communication skills.

Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum of 3 years of project coordination experience

• Minimum of 1 year experience working with MS Project

• Undergraduate degree or equivalent combinaton of education and work experience.

Preferred Skills:

•  Experience working with technical or technical architecture teams

•  Experience working in a merger/acquisition environment

•  PMP certification preferred but not required


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 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit 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, gender identity, 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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Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh

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