Applications Development Project Manager | Information Services

Basic Information

Ref number

Req_00017500

Last day to apply

19-Dec-2018

Primary Location

Torre Pradera

Description and Requirements

Applications Development Project Manager| Information Services


The IS Project Manager is responsible to manage all capital projects and ensures successful on-time, on-budget delivery of projects. Responsibilities include determining project scope, planning resources, time management, budget control and management tied to business cases, tracking project progress, risks management and calculation, monitoring and controlling project internal metrics. Collaborates with all internal departments, operations and/or vendors to ensure proper alignment to the project strategy, objectives within budget.  


Main Responsibilities:

  • Estimating time and financial commitment done in business cases and creation of project plans, time management, managing changes, and define, schedule and accurately estimate tasks durations to develop and maintain a realistic project plan, manage issues and risks, monitor and control them, to avoid negative impact in the projects. Monitor progress, measure project metrics, by collecting and analyzing data from existent project management software or any other source that will allow to compare and action when needed for reporting and documentation, creating and controlling communication strategies for stakeholders, keeping stakeholders updated of project status on a periodic manner, works with client to identify required changes and communicates to business analyst and development team, among others.


Requirements:


  • Schedule flexibility


Skills:


  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

  • Diplomacy and compliance with policy and procedures

  • Risk awareness

  • Leadership and motivational skills

  • Adaptable to change

  • Customer oriented mindset

  • Methodical, systematic and precise approach

  • Negotiation skills

  • Flexibility


Knowledge:


  • English - B2 CEFRL

    • Oral and written comprehension

    • Appropriate use of language

  • Microsoft Office - Advanced

  • Google Drive - Advanced

  • Planning and WBS management - Required

  • Technical understanding of the software being analyzed and how it affects the business units - Desirable

  • Advanced knowledge on project management methodologies, principles and best practices - Required

  • Knowledge of business processes - Desirable

  • Improvement of business and engineering processes - Desirable



Studies & Experience:


  • Graduate degree in Systems or Industrial Engineering or related field - Desirable

  • Experience in strategic planning, change and risk management, project management techniques and tools - Required

Experience in software development project management  - Desirable

Required Language(s)
English

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