MatchPoint Solutions is for candidates looking for a challenging career in a progressive company. MatchPoint and its clients are always looking for the qualified candidates, hiring directly out of top universities as well as experienced individuals from the industry.

Benefits of joining MatchPoint include:

  • Career and skill advancement
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Medical, vision & dental plans for employees & their families
  • Training Programs
  • Immigration assistance
  • Flexibility on projects
  • Vacation Time
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Bonus for business development
  • Retirement Plan
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Senior Project Manager

Location: Foster City, CA
Job # 2129365
Date Posted: 04-21-2013

Senior Project Engineer (SDLC)
IT Project Experience/ Full Project Life Cycle
PMP Certification Current
Stakeholder/ Business Responsibility
W 2 Only/ Excellent Work History in Brand Client (Financial)

Be responsible for leading project teams and managing all activities in a project life-cycle (initiation planning, executing / controlling, and closing) associated with projects that are across multiple departments within a line of business segment and medium risk, scope and complexity. Consult with business partners to clarify and define project requirements and business case, including development of a statement of work. Develop and revise project plans and budgets; work with users to understand complex problems and focuses on bringing issues to resolution, escalating as necessary to meet timelines. Create and deliver presentations to mid-senior level management on project goals and plans including progress reports. This PM may be responsible for sourcing, negotiating and managing outside vendors as well as manage a group of projects associated with a specific business function. Perform project risk analysis. The PM may lead project staff including training and providing input to performance evaluations. The Project Manager interfaces with engineers, programmers, and architects in multiple domestic locations which require an understanding of the concepts that these positions address and can interface effectively with individuals in those positions. Act independently to determine method and procedures on new assignments and can act independently to clarify goals and drive ambiguous projects to completion.

Specific Qualifications (required unless noted otherwise):
* 8+ years of project management experience
* Strong communication / partnering skills with Business Units
* Be able to anticipate emerging issues and risks and independently develop strategies to resolve to meet business needs
* Must be able to demonstrate strong prior success with delivery medium size and complexity projects as a Project Manager (medium-sized portfolio of successful project management execution)
* Significant attention to detail with a strong desire to execute
* Must possess strong communications skills specifically to develop solid and lasting professional relationships at mid- to senior-manager levels
* Excellent written and verbal skills (in English)

Basic Qualifications:
* 5+ years of project management experience
* 3+ years of application development utilizing Agile SDLC Methodology
* Advanced Microsoft Excel skills

Minimum Qualifications:
* Proven track record managing application development / infrastructure projects including experience managing technical projects for a major financial institution
* Strong project management, problem solving, analytical, issue and risk management, financial management, customer service, and written / verbal communication skills in a matrix environment
* Strong communication and business partner relationship management skills at mid-senior and mid-management levels within technology and across other LOBs
* Effectively consult with multiple stakeholders; Engineering, Architecture, Information Services / Service Delivery, and Vendors
* Demonstrated experience leading organizationally, geographically and culturally diverse teams to meet goals and objectives including the ability to coordinate / facilitate meetings across multiple domestic time-zones
* Proficient in Microsoft Project / Server, SharePoint, and Microsoft Office

Dilip P
Matchpoint Solutions

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(w) 925-967-2225
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