Bain & Company Inc Associate Project Manager (Infrastructure) in Boston, Massachusetts
The Associate Project Manager will manage the planning, execution and closing of assigned Infrastructure Team projects. To be successful, this role will need to develop a detailed understanding of business and user needs and then work with the Infrastructure Team to implement solutions. Responsibilities include: defining business requirements, user stories, and functional specifications for given projects, development and execution of test plans, and coordination of implementation tasks. They will also communicate with stakeholders and upper level management concerning project status. This position requires a mix of technical, business, and interpersonal skills. The role requires the ability to work both independently and with teams effectively.
Manage assigned projects using standard forms, templates and tools
Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables for given projects
Build and maintain a work plan in collaboration with the Tech Lead of the project
Provide clarification on specifications and business process for the Tech Lead/team as needed
Keep all documentation, including specifications and test plans, up to date with changes and enhancements
Monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
Create documentation to facilitate implementation and training
Participate in end user testing when necessary
Provide first-line support with the technical lead during the initial implementation period
Work with customers to help determine emerging needs and help develop innovative solutions to meet them
Translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences.
Other duties as assigned or as responsibilities dictate
Bachelor’s degree with demonstrated interest in technology, technology issues and analytical analysis.
2-3 years of business experience
Ability to work independently and with teams on complex problems
Attention to detail and aptitude for analytical problem resolution
Strong customer service and interpersonal skills with a passion for understanding and addressing customer needs
Proficient communication (oral and written) and troubleshooting/problem solving skills.
Ability to quickly grasp new requirements, technologies, tools and concepts
Proficiency in computer software such as Power Point and Excel.
Base understanding of Infrastructure technologies including Windows, Infrastructure Applications, networking, and security.
High performance and standards as demonstrated by academic or previous job experience
External Job Title: Associate Project Manager (Infrastructure)
Post: External Career Portal: 8/10/2017
External Company Name: Bain & Company Inc
External Company URL: http://www.bain.com/bainweb/home.asp