Lockheed Martin IT Program Manager / Tampa, FL in Tampa, Florida
This resource will manage a customer program, accountable within the IT department to meet budget, schedule and performance goals.. The resource will also directly lead customer IT projects and associated activities. This resource would be expected to facilitate meetings, develop and maintain project schedules, and drive and execute projects to successful completion. S/he would lead teams of Information Technology professionals (internal team members, on-site contractors, and vendors) as well as internal business partners, providing leadership to assure the successful completion of IT projects of various sizes.
•Manages multiple projects simultaneously, typically carrying a project load of 5-10 active projects. •Leads project team to clearly define project scope, to obtain cost estimates, to build schedules and to assign named resources to activities. •Practices exceptional project management skills, utilizing industry standards and best practices. •Able to understand and adhere to the principles delineated in the Project Management Playbook and able to drive an effective utilization of the SDLC methodology. •Develops and manages customer expectations. •Obtains, documents, and communicates estimates for schedule, budget and performance of assigned projects. •Restates complex technical information in a format appropriate to the audience.. •Identifies risks, partners with team members to mitigate risk, and promptly communicates risks and issues to the appropriate stakeholders.
Basic Qualifications •Solid background in Information Technology, with extensive experience in hands-on project management. •Strong leadership, planning and organizing, and interpersonal skills are required. •Proficiency in Microsoft Project is required. Exposure to Project Server and or Project Online.
Desired skills -Master’s degree -Project Management Professional (PMP) or (PgMP) Certification or other industry certifications (ITIL). -Management of a diverse range of projects (infrastructure, COTS implementations, custom development, telecom) -Collaborative experience with other project managers on related projects. -Experience leading/directing other project managers -Experience leading projects within a larger program management framework -Experience working in the Utilities Industry
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Job Location(s): Tampa Florida