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IT Project Manager Integration Project Manager

Kelly Services
Portland, OR 97240
IT Project Manager Integrations


Full Time/Direct Hire


As a member of the Digital Solutions IT Portfolio Management team, the IT Project Manager will focus on managing multiple integration initiatives that allow client to further leverage its eCommerce platforms for new business development opportunities. Initially, the IT Project Manager will lead efforts such as:


+ Onboarding efforts with third party partners to integrate using application program interfaces (APIs) within our eCommerce and corporate platforms.

+ Software implementation projects and Software Discovery projects including those that involve facilitating stakeholders through software selection and/or solution concept development solutions.


**Additional responsibilities:**


+ Plans and directs multiple projects to meet business requirements by: facilitating requirements gathering processes, defining project scope and goals; developing project plans, timelines, resource requirements, risk mitigation plans, and budgets; coordinating project activities, and stakeholder communications; and monitoring project status in order to escalate when needed.

+ Coordinates project activities and tasks across internal and external resources, including outsourced third parties, to ensure delivery of project objectives on time and within budget.

+ Manages the project budget in terms of human and capital/operating resources needed to successfully complete.

+ Utilizes clients Agile Work teams approach to managing and monitoring project progress, with internally supported tools (e.g., Jira Software, Service Desk, Confluence).

+ Manages project risks/escalation, issues/problems, and activity progress to ensure project goals (e.g., deadline, scope and quality) are achieved. Assists with problem resolution or risk mitigation as needed.

+ Ensures stakeholders (Members, Suppliers, internal staff, etc.) are provided with the most current, up-to-date information on project status and issues that affect them.

+ Provides regular reporting processes to monitor project results and provide status updates to IT Portfolio Management.

+ Leads retrospective (lessons learned) activities post project completion, for continuous improvement opportunities.

+ Assists in the improvement of business processes by demonstrating Clients Lean Program approach to identify improvement areas, defining and managing process improvement projects. Ensures department processes are documented, communicated and consistently adhered to.

+ Performs special projects as assigned by supervisor.


Position requirements:


Bachelors degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university; 7 or more years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


** Previous experience managing software development or software implementations (Required)**


** Previous experience managing at least one project that had some sort of exposure to system integration or data exchange (Required)**


** Experience and interpersonal savvy when interacting with third party partners and customers (Required)**


** Ability to apply project management skills: establishing objectives, timelines, and deadlines; action planning to meet deadlines; evaluating project status compared to objectives. Must be able to drive work! (Required)**


** Knowledge of Agile and Scrum methodologies: ability to manage development teams and projects utilizing agile and scrum methodology. (Required)**


** Ability to apply problem-solving skills: listening to, interpreting, and meeting the needs of others; diagnosing and rectifying problems. (Required)**


This position requires an active or current certification in either Agile or PMI (PMP, CAPM, PMI-ACP) (Preferred)


Knowledge of IT project management methodologies and lifecycles.


Ability to apply organization skills: developing and using systems for organizing and keeping track of information and prioritize multiple tasks.


Ability to develop and manage budgets.


Ability to lead and influence others without formal authority.


Written and verbal communication skills; includes presenting to Leadership


Knowledge of meeting facilitation principles and techniques.


Ability to work under stressful circumstances and deadline pressure.


Ability to communicate information across different individuals, departments, and external parties.


Ability to collaborate across members of the same team and cross functional teams alike.


Key Competencies or intangibles


Takes initiative, anticipates and drives for results


Ability to handle ambiguity


Ability to manage conflict effectively


Ability to collaborate across organizational boundaries and build relationships; interpersonal savvy


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


By partnering with Kelly Technology, youll have direct connections to top companies around the globegiving you the chance to put your tech skills to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative, and high-visibility projects. In a world where change is the only constant, our unparalleled connections and IT market expertise help you take your skills exactly where you want to go. Were here to help you gain experience, keep learning, and move your career forward.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-05-28 Expires: 2021-07-19

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