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Lexington, Kentucky, United StatesSalt Lake City, Utah, United StatesRaleigh, North Carolina, United States
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Our client has an immediate opening for a Program Manager for a6 month contract assignment. The work locations are Raleigh, NC; Lexington, KY or SLC, UT.
Essential job functions:
Manages people for programs or projects involving department or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of projects and/or programs into a finished state.
Drives complex technology projects through project lifecycle to completion.
Facilitates bug triage and track issue cause, resolution and user acceptance seamlessly using bug/issue tracking tools as necessary
Plans and directs schedules as well as project budgets
Organizes project activities that may require interdepartmental meetings and communication ensuring completion of the program/project on schedule and within budget constraints.
Assigns and monitors work of technical personnel, such as Business Analysts and Software Developers, providing support and interpretation of instructions/objectives.
Directs the activities of project support staff and sub-contractors and is responsible for ensuring appropriate resources are allocated and maintained to facilitate the successful completion of the project.
Ensures the ongoing process/system capability associated with projects and manages any changes required to meet or exceed the expectations established in project designs.
Senior management reviews objectives to determine success of operation.
Involved in developing, modifying and executing company policies that affect immediate operations and may also have company-wide effect.
Works on issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives.
Establishes and assures adherence to budget, schedules, work plans, and performance requirements.
Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels on matters concerning several functional areas, divisions, and/or customers.
Evolve internal project management methodologies and best practices
All other duties as assigned.
Additional Requirements, Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree or higher in a technical field (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering).
5+ years of technology project experience
Good technical comprehension and communication skills. Experience communicating with software developers on technical requirements, and translating highly technical topics to business teams
Highly organized, ability to complete a high volume of tasks and projects with little to no guidance and tight deadlines
Experience with implementing automation (OCR, RPA, ADR, etc.) solutions highly desirable
Experience using Team Foundation Server to manage software development projects
Experience using MS Project to track schedule, dependencies, and resource capacity/allocation
Experience with Agile methodologies
Experience working with and managing off-shore teams
Quantitative analytical abilities and proven problem solving skills.
CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) has developed a reputation for responsiveness and reliability - traits that our clients say set us apart - since our founding in 1966. Today, we provide comprehensive information, technology, and business solutions that address critical challenges for clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. Backed by a proven track record of reliable delivery, CTG fosters long-term client relationships and trust, which allows us to develop strategic insights that maximize client investments and competitive advantage. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India and regularly posts news and other important information online at www.ctg.com.
Our culture is a direct result of the people who work at CTG, the values we hold, and the actions we take. In other words, our people are the culture. It's a living, breathing thing that is renewed every day through the ways we engage with each other, our clients, and our communities. Part of our mission is to cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people, reflected by our recognition as a Great Place to Work-certified company across many of our global operations.
CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.
CTG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. CTG will assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in recruitment, selection, placement, training, benefits, compensation, promotion, transfer, and release of individuals without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, age, disability, marital or veteran status, citizenship status, or any other discriminatory factors as required by law. Our Affirmative Action program serves to promote occupational equality and diversity through good faith efforts. CTG is fully committed to promoting employment opportunities for members of protected classes.
* Job Function: Program Management & Administration
* Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (16 years)
* Work Remote: Yes
* Travel: No