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Junior IT Project Manager

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Date: Mar 31, 2021

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 114543 

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 Junior IT Project Manager to join our team in Plano, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

IT Project Management Senior Specialist

Drives all aspects of Information Technology (IT) projects and programs, including configuration management, change management, release management, collaborating and coordinating across IT and business segments. Defines project value proposition, scope, work plan, resource needs, timeline and budget for IT projects. Manages resources (i.e., capital requirements and human capital, etc.) to complete project/program on time and within budget. Keeps team and leadership updated on project status and risk factors. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables. Provides technical and process guidance to project team. Acting as project team leader, reviews user and/or technical requirements, identifies tasks, assigns and coordinates resources and creates/tracks project schedules, changes and releases. Ensures clear communication and timely resolution of issues.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Manages multiple projects, typically in single functional area or a single moderately complex project.
  • Identifies opportunities and makes recommendations for process improvements and / or application reliability management.
  • Ensures consistency and adherence to NTT DATA standards, processes, and policies for all projects.
  • Manages all aspects of the project execution including: chartering, scope definition, requirements gathering, project planning, change control, risk management and reporting.
  • Facilitates and manages resource planning, cost estimation, budget development and cost control.
  • Manages the identification, resolution and escalation of project risks and issues.
  • Plans and executes project communications ensuring timely and accurate distribution of information, documentation, and issue resolution to all appropriate team members.

 

Basic Requirements:

  • 3 years of Project Management experience
  • Bachelors Degree
  • 1 year PMO Experience

 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Strong understanding of IT Project Management principles and techniques.
  • Proven ability to manage change and engage team members.
  • Proven ability to provide direction and leadership to others.
  • Advanced facilitation and communication skills.
  • Good negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Proven ability to design and implement new processes and facilitate user adoption
  • Strong understanding of the platform, with the ability to build custom apps and objects, formula fields, flows (automation), custom views, and other content of intermediate complexity
  • Strong data management abilities
  • A documented history of successfully driving projects to completion
  • A demonstrated ability to understand and articulate complex requirements

 

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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 will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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