Kforce IT Project Manager 1 in Boston, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client that is seeking an IT Project Manager 1 in Boston, MA. The position is to lead the Company Workday Expansion System Testing effort.Activities/Responsibilities:

  • Creates resource estimates and project plans and monitors plans throughout the duration of assigned projects

  • Ensures quality and timeliness of project results

  • Provides performance feedback

  • Resolves escalated issues and refers problems to next level

  • Prepares standard and ad hoc management reports and presentations for assigned projects

  • Organizes project teams

  • Directs activities of project teams and efficiently interacts with peers and next level of management

  • Directs project activities to assure the attainment of high quality results as scheduled and within budget

  • Efficiently interacts with peers and next level of management

  • Manages small to medium size projects of low to medium complexity

  • Ensures that project objectives meet overall standards, operations objectives, and user requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Minimum 0 - 2 years of experience in Systems Project Management

  • PMP certified, SCRUM, Agile, and Waterfall experience

  • Hands on Workday experience is not required, but having led a project team through a system test phase for a large-scale project is required

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Technology:

  • Crystal

  • Excel

  • MS Project

  • SDLC

  • SmartStream

  • Windows NT

  • Visual Basic

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours