Sr. Project Manager (Tech)
November 30, 2011 2:01 PM

Senior Project Manager

ThoughtMatrix is looking for a seasoned project manager for a client-facing position with our fast-growing Web consulting firm. The ideal candidate must have broad base technical skills and display a talent for bridging people and technology.

The Senior Project Manager:

Manages Web development projects and serves as a liaison between developers and clients/stakeholders

Takes leadership role in driving projects and finding solutions to project issues

Acts as the daily primary point of contact and project leader for one or more client projects

Tracks, manages and communicates progress to clients and ThoughtMatrix management

Identifies, documents and manages closure on project action items, questions, issues and risks

Establishes baseline project requirements document and managing the change control process throughout the project

Develops accurate schedule and cost estimates, and maintain schedule and budget throughout the project

Understands, clarifies and documents customer-specific configuration requirements

Works with development team and technical leads to understand and implement requirements

Contributes in creation and maintenance of technical documentation and project specifications

Provides leadership and direction to development staff for assigned projects

Facilitates effective and efficient client and team meetings to further project process

Contributes to resource management and tracking at the corporate level

Demonstrated ability to track and ensure project margin/profitability

Flexibility to adjust to changes in resources, requirements and deliverables

Ability to manage subcontractors and partner resources assigned to projects

Required skills include:

Impeccable written and verbal communication skills

Strong organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills

Acute attention to detail

A high level of proficiency with standard project management and office productivity software such as Microsoft Visio, Project, PowerPoint and Excel

Experience with Basecamp extranet desired

Strong ability to understand and translate business requirements into technical solutions

Strong understanding of, and experience with, the Agile development model and methodologies, including Scrum, as well as traditional waterfall methods

The ability to facilitate and lead work groups, and work productively with a wide range of people

Experience with QA best practices, systems and testing


A minimum of 7 years of Web development experience in a project management role

Prior experience working within a professional services (consulting) organization

A solid understanding of common Web-based architecture and technology principles

Bachelor's degree required; technical background is preferred

Send your resume to:

payscale: $100k and up, based on experience
job type: full-time
posted by cior to Business/Mgmt

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