NOTE : ERP transformation exp. is required
We are seeking a Project Manager experienced in managing the implementation of a wide range of Technology projects utilizing waterfall or agile methodologies.
These could include application development projects involving integration with multiple corporate systems and / or next generation Wireless, Wireline & IT projects executed to support strategic Business and Capital Build Programs.?
Reporting to the PMO Sr. Manager, Technology Program Management Office at the Downtown Toronto or Brampton Campus, you will play a key role in managing the entire project life cycle taking projects / programs from inception to final implementation and closure.
What you will be doing...
Manage the successful execution of large, complex, cross functional projects / programs simultaneously on-time, within scope and on budget, in a fluid fast-paced environment
Direct the Implementation Planning, Execution and Closure of Technology projects dealing with the introduction of new services / products, lifecycle changes of existing services, new platforms, capacity augmentations, software & hardware upgrades, optimization and redundancy enhancements
Based on the project requirements, identify & govern overall scope, deliverables and interdependencies to deliver on the project objectives and in-service targets
Expertly manage project cost estimating, budgeting and control activities to meet budgetary objectives
Managing Channel readiness, including marketing, communications and call centre readiness to ensure a great customer experience and timely products and services launch
Build strong collaborative relationships with project Sponsors, Business, IT and Network stakeholders, to successfully deliver project milestones
Create and maintain comprehensive documentation including Project Charter, Project Plan, Issue and Action Log, Risk Management Plan and Status reports to the sponsor, project team and senior management as required
Proactive vendor management to deliver based on contracted goods and / or services, to meet project requirements and timelines? ?
Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress of all tasks, spend, dependencies and deliverables in compliance with Rogers Technology / Engineering specifications and Statements of Work
Set and manage project expectations while maintaining accountabilities with Demand Management, Development, Quality Assurance teams and others, to ensure deliverables are met
Schedule regular Project status review meetings and Steering committee meetings with the sponsor, management and required project stakeholders
Manage and oversee Release activities to successfully deploy application changes into production with quality
Work creatively, collaboratively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and delivery excellence.
What you have...
Post-Secondary degree in Computer Science, Business, Engineering or related technical discipline
7+ years of project management experience delivering large, complex projects, preferably in the Telecommunications industry
PMP certification is required
ITIL / ITSM certification preferred
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred
Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Advanced skills in MS Office suite, Oracle, SharePoint, BI tools and highly proficient in MS Project & JIRA
Strong project financial forecasting and cost management
Strategic thinker who can make decisions and plan, develop and implement innovative solutions
Must possess strong negotiation, influencing, stakeholder management, communication and Business writing skills
Ability to effectively communicate project scope, cost, schedule to senior and C-level leadership team
A highly motivated individual with strong leadership, organizational, analytical, troubleshooting and conflict resolution skills
Ability to work at Brampton Technology Campus and Downtown Toronto Campus as required by assigned projects
Mandatory Skills :
ITIL (1), EXCEL (1), MS OFFICE (5), POWERPOINT (1), MS PROJECT (5), ERP (1)