Technical Project Manager - Financial Grant Management domain
Define the scope and solution design in coordination with business owners, system owners, enterprise architect and external COTS vendor.
Develop the project plan and schedule and coordinate with Vendor to reach common agreement on timeline, milestones, deliverables and deadlines.
Lead the data migration initiative between Legacy solution to New COTS SaaS based solution, including co-ordination with the 2 vendors
Adhere to the PMO requirements of the enterprise PMO including creation of weekly and monthly status with updated schedule budget and risk chang.es
Manage the project log for the project to incorporate all issues, action items, risks and reviewed it on a weekly basis with steering committee to identify escalation and mitigation strategies.
Manage the requirements gathering process to ensure requirements are gathered in line with the project scope and is traceable all the way to development
Oversee the development of solution by vendor in iterative sprint cycles and ensuring coverage of scope and product acceptance by business and IT&S
Conduct testing alongside with business and on behalf of IT&S team to ensure test coverage is met and satisfactory as per the NWA PMO standards
Worked with PM's of other projects to co-ordinate system integration scope and requirements.
Support Help Desk staff during Pre-Launch and Post launch of product release
Formalize the product development lifecycle by defining deliverables and communication protocols for the project
Over 6 years of exp. as Project Manager
Strong understanding of Agile methodologies and deliverables associated with Agile development
Strong skills in MS Project to manage Project plan
Strong Background managing Testing phase and testing activities
Domain Knowledge in Grants Management or Financial Mortgage Industry.
Experience managing projects related to Cloud based software implementationEmployment Type: FULL_TIME