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Date: Apr 10, 2019

Location: Halifax, NS, CA

Company: NTT DATA Services

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 Project Manager to join our team in Halifax, NS.

 

- Overseeing multiple projects
- Managing multiple project teams 
- Delivering successful program outcomes
- Manages the changes that affect scope, schedule and resources are identified, managed and controlled with an integrated and cohesive plan.
- Determines and coordinates the sharing of leveraged resources among projects
- Identifies opportunities and makes recommendations for project management process improvements
- Works with Business and Technical resource managers to ensure the needed staff are available and assigned to the project; including entering resource requests 
- Conducting thorough project kick-offs that include confirmation of project scope, roles and responsibilities, and high level timelines
- Developing, managing, and controlling the project plan/schedule.
- Creation of exception requests, when necessary, to add/delete or change milestones for projects that do not align with the standard milestones
- Ensures costs are estimated and managed to deliver project within customer approved budget, while preserving profit margins.
- Ensures resources are assigned and managed effectively and efficiently.
- Ensures that risks and issues are proactively identified and managed
- Drives all aspects of program management activity, including collaborating and coordinating across the organization.
- Managing and reporting issues and risk, escalating as needed to ensure timely resolution and mitigation
- Identifying and communicating project/program interdependencies
- Addressing the needs, expectations, and concerns of the stakeholders during the course of the project - Includes appropriately managing the expectations of the business.
- Status Reporting, Budgets, Project Plan, Resource planning, meeting facilitation, overall team coordination.

- The individual in charge of all projects associated with the program.

 

Qualifications

- 5-7 years of experience with project management.

- 5+ years of experience with software development projects.

- Experience with remote teams in offshore/onshore delivery model is required.

- Life insurance and claims industry background an asset.

- PMI certification is an asset.

This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 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 nttdataservices.com to learn more.


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