Project Manager in London, Ontario

Project Manager Requisition #9116-1759729 Posting CodeZY:IT - Technology Job LocationCanada-Ontario-London Job StreamInformation Technology Job TypeContract, Full-Time Contract Duration6 months Number of Positions Open1 Start Date of EmploymentASAP Posting Date01-Oct-2012 Travel RequiredNot Required Educational RequirementsN/A Languages RequiredEnglish Zylog delivers top jobs to top talent. We are currently seeking experienced professionals for exciting new opportunities and career advancement. Zylog represents hundreds of client companies for both contract and permanent positions. New jobs are being filled every day and our experienced professional resource managers are waiting to help you screen the top jobs that match your skills and experience. You don?t have time to search long lists of postings repeated on multiple web sites, so let our trained and experienced resource managers do the work for you. We review top jobs and will be the first to alert you when the right opportunity arises. About the Job Our client has a requirement for a Senior Project Manager for a 6 Month contract opportunity. The position is located in London, ON. What makes this Special Our client is one of the largest Banks in North America. With exponential growth and millions of customers and clients who are served through our various businesses: Canadian Personal and Commercial Banking, Wealth Management, U.S. Personal and Commercial Banking, and Wholesale Banking. Being part of this company is being part of a better Canadian service. Role The successful candidate will work in a technical project manager capacity alongside the architecture team and application subject matter experts to provide rough order of magnitude (ROM) estimated technology costs and recommended solutions to meet the business needs of the channels. The ROMs are completed in a timeboxed period to provide our business partners with the information they need to make informed decisions on project funding and prioritization. As initiatives are approved to the charter estimation phase, the IMO manager representative will be accountable to ensure a positive and seamless transition of the initiative is made to the Project Manager assigned for delivery. Responsibilities Key accountabilities include: Develop estimates and technology recommendations for each business request. Estimates will also include the effort required to complete the next estimation phase.Maintain a positive working environment with our business and technology partners.Understand the task from our business partners and work the various technology stakeholders to identify gaps in business requirements that need to be addressed for technology scoping.Effectively manage the critical path of each intake to meet the response SLAs set by the IMO.Run the intake scoping effort as a project, ensuring proper planning is completed and proactively securing key resources / activities before committing to a delivery date.Thoroughly understand and buy-in to the IMO estimation and intake process.Manage the communications of the intake team assigned for scoping, keeping everyone informed of updates to the business requirements / priorities or other key information.Maintain the various intake artifacts (BRD, SDLC documentation, supporting estimates) in a logical format in the IMO repository.Proactively work with architecture and/or SMEs to identify the system context for a particular business problem / ask as a basis for estimation.Manage the financials related to IMO scoping.Work with the IMO head to advise on intake progress, challenges, and escalation.Maintain appropriate levels of intake status reporting, keeping the intake dashboard records complete and up to date.Maintain an understanding of business directions, technology developments and industry trends. Requirements or Qualifications Qualifications include: 6+ years of technical project management experience / exposure.Experience developing project estimates.Understanding of SDLC artifacts / process.Experience leading products dealing with distributed platform technologiesExperience leading projects dealing with host platform technologiesDemonstrated success in the field of Project Management.PMP certifiedExperience leading projects at a Financial Institutions is an assetHands on development experience / background is an assetListing originally posted at http://www.bullhornreach.com/job/518352_project-manager-london-on-canada?utm_source=oodle.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=job&utm_campaign=feeds1

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Category:  Management  |  Address:  London Ontario


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