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IT Project Manager - Seattle, WA

Kelly Services
Seattle, WA 98194
Kelly Services is seeking an **IT Project Manager** for one of the largest digital learning company in **Seattle, WA** .

**Job Title:** **IT Project Manager**

**Location:** **Seattle, WA**

**Type: Contract (W2)**

**Duration: 2 months**

**Pay Rate: $60- 65/HR**


Chief promise keeper for projects keeping an end to end perspective for the teams. Ultimately responsible for delivery of projects by driving quarterly commitments to completion on time, on budget, and on quality.

+ Will management projects directly or provide leadership to Project Coordinators/Managers assigned to this project or related projects. 25%

+ Champion agile methodologies throughout the development process and adherence to the DPG SDLC - this will include leading at least two scrum teams and/or scrum of scrums. 25%

+ Ensures projects do not start without proper initiation according to the DPG SDLC including roadmap prioritization, documented charter, iteration 0 and dependency identification. Clearly understand how projects fit into the programs and platform they are a part of. 20%

+ Own and manage communication plan across project.

+ Track key decisions in decision log to ensure visibility and traceability to key decisions made. Proactively removes impediments to ensure successful delivery of team commitments.

+ Owns and drives issue resolution and risk mitigation. 20%

+ Responsible for coordinating the successful release of projects including documented release plan, detailed deployment plans, and production support plans. 10%

+ Facilitator of efficient meetings and follow up

+ Open style of communication to foster flow of ideas and build consensus across the project

+ Cross-disciplinary understanding of product management, software development, and quality assurance

+ Accurate reporting on project status and project updates using the DPG tools and processes.

+ Understands tools needed for both project and program management and that data is properly and timely updated (e.g. decision log, issues log, risk log, JIRA, Confluence, etc.)


Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science or related field preferred. Advanced degree is a plus.

In depth knowledge of software development and adoption, ideally in Ed Tech

Project Management experience required demonstrated by 5-7 years as Project Manager. Exposure to agile project management environment is required. SCRUM master experience is required.

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus

Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification is a plus

PMI Agile Certified Practioner (PMI-ACP) certification is a plus

Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure.

Demonstrated skills in leadership, negotiation, conflict management, communications, organizational and critical thinking

Experience in consulting working with business partners, external vendors utilizing both traditional and rapid/lightweight project management is desired

Ability to travel up to 25%

*** If this position may be of interest to you, please email me back at (with your most up to date resume, for further consideration) and advise the best time and number at which you can be reached. If not for yourself, feel free to share this opportunity within your network! ***

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Apply Today!

Shazneen Irani | Professional Technical Recruiter |

Kelly Services, Inc. |

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

With Kelly, youll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around the globeoffering you the chance to work on some of todays most intriguing, innovative and high-visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies companies and found opportunities for more than 8,600 IT professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**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. 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.
Posted: 2019-10-18 Expires: 2019-11-18

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