Sr. Project Manager - IT / PMO

Landstar System, Inc., 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America Req #2255
Friday, September 2, 2022

LANDSTAR

 

 

Job Title:                          Project Manager III

Department:                    IT - PMO

Preferred Job Title:        Sr. Project Manager

Reports To:                      Program Manager

FLSA Status:                   Exempt

          

 

SUMMARY

Responsible for managing multiple projects and/or initiatives related to the design, development, execution, implementation and maintenance of systems or software. Manages all aspects of project execution including: scope definition, requirements gathering, project planning, change control, risk management, operational readiness and reporting.

 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide leadership, and direct teams in the delivery of high-quality services within committed time frames
  • Communicates on project scope, schedule and cost, with all levels of the organization
  • Advise leadership, customers, and staff on strategic solutions to dealing with barriers within a project
  • Establishes and maintains business relationships with internal departments and colleagues
  • Expert proficiency in the use of labor, cost management and project tracking and management tools such as MS Project
  • Provide feedback to improve processes
  • Handles the investigation, evaluation, and/or resolution of issues
  • Respond to all inquiries timely
  • Provide feedback to improve processes
  • Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Efficient in Microsoft Office 
  • Analytical problem solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, makes presentations and conducts meetings as needed
  • Ability to manage tasks independently and take ownership of responsibilities
  • Superb interpersonal skills
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Professional demeanor
  • Good organizational skills

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED required; Bachelor's degree in an IT related field from four-year college or university, preferred
  • Eight+ years of work experience within a large firm or equivalent experience in a matrixed environment
  • Experience working effectively in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • PMP and CSM Certifications preferred
  • Expert knowledge in various Project Management and Product Development concepts, methodologies and processes

ESSENTIAL DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES and/or SKILLS

  • Monitor services delivery throughout the project and identify risks and issues, initiate strategies and take corrective action as appropriate
  • Ability to communicate highly complex technical information clearly and articulately for all levels and audiences
  • Lead project meetings to obtain schedule, issues, risk and dependency updates
  • High critical thinking skills to evaluate alternatives and present solutions that are consistent with business objectives and strategy
  • Proven leadership ability including effective knowledge sharing, conflict resolution, facilitation of open discussions, fairness and displaying appropriate levels of assertiveness
  • Expert in understanding the SDLC and Agile methodology disciplines
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Landstar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Landstar will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should send an e-mail to employment@landstar.com.

 

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