Senior Consultant (Schenectady)


: $192,290.00 - $192,290.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

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If you're looking for a new opportunity in the detail oriented Services industry, this position for a talented Project Manager/ Sr. Consultant could be right for you. Do your coworkers describe you as adept at managing key stakeholders and delivering value based on changing expectations and preferences? This Robert Half Technology opportunity is for a Senior Project Manager to be put at the center of our client's strategic business plan. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the New York, New York area. As a key member of the team, you will ensure that changes are delivered to the expectations of stakeholders. Ideal candidates for this role can also be responsible for managing projects to successful completion, ensuring that projects deliver on time, on budget, and in accordance with standards and guidelines over the entire project. Apply today!


- Interacts and communicates with designers, stakeholders, developers, and technical team members

- Functions as Scrum Master for the developers on the team - clearing obstacles, ensuring the team is working effectively, and leading scrum ceremonies

- Collaborates with the Product Owner/Product Manager to facilitate creation and maintenance of the Project Roadmap

- Commands deployment scheduling in coordination with tech lead, Dev Ops, and Product Owner

- Assists the Product Owner/Product Manager to guarantee that the product vision and high-level business objectives are obvious and possible

- Initiates and schedules projects - as per the Project Roadmap defined by the Business Owner

- Submits detailed reporting to management on risk assessments, milestone completion, and project status

- Provides the RACI matrix for projects in a product line

- Be of help to classify, manage, identify risk for functional improvement requests

- Oversees project planning

- Supports the daily stand-ups, guaranteeing their are focused, brief, and timely

- Help to manage dependencies among cross-product teams

- Registers and controls the sprint planning and grooming meetings and trails ticket assignments

- Assembles report from business analysts, QA leads, and technical leads into an analysis

- Sustain the team focus on the on-time delivery of agreed products

- Work closely together with the Product Specialist, Product Owner/Product Manager, Business Analyst, and QA Manager

- Coordinates with the Product Owner/Product Manager to turn the product roadmap into executable projects

- Creates schedules and milestones, manages project scope and timelines, and inputs from all other teams assigns to that product

- Guarantee that the functional requirements are achievable, met, and tracked

- Provides project outlines with fitting ticket workflows and boards- Project management knowledge, along with strong operation and project management skills

- You might be a good fit for this position if you have a Project Management (PMP) certification

- Candidates with proficiency using commonly accepted scheduling and project management tools will be the best fit for this position

- You're sure to succeed in this position if you are flexible and focused

- Ability to understand and communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical colleagues

- Minimum of 2+ years of relevant Project Management experience

- If you're looking for job openings and have experience working with e-learning and blended learning programs, you might be a good fit for this position.

- You're sure to succeed in this position if you are familiar and comfortable with IT project management methodologies

- Demonstrated flexibility to adapt to changes in procedures and job assignments

- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

- Can work independently with minimal supervision

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, written, and listening)

- Critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work independently

- CISSP experience desired
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Associated topics: business systems analyst, client, consult, consultant, crm, customer, information technology consultant, market, marketing, sap * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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