Endurance International Group is hiring a

Senior IT Project Manager

Burlington, United States

As a Senior IT Project Manager you will work closely with the Senior Director of IT PMO and partner with the team to build a new IT PMO function from the ground up. You will help build and champion the IT PMO and establish Project Management best practices. In this role you will be expected to provide thought leadership to set the future vision and strategic direction of the PMO and project management team to help drive positive change and increase effectiveness.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide strong support for Project Managers in their project facilitation
  • Partner with Project Managers to ensures project plans and schedules are accurate and complete for all active projects
  • Mentor and coach more junior Project Managers
  • Develop Project Managers and project teams by promoting empowerment, engagement and high quality deliverables
  • Develop and deliver standardized reports to monitor and measure project portfolio performance via reporting to multiple levels within the organization
  • Hold Project Managers and project teams accountable for their responsibilities and deliverables
  • Manage high complexity, high risk and/or business critical programs / projects

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Strong understanding of Project Management methodologies and the system development life cycle (SDLC). Able to blend and “right-size” these practices to fit the project and business need
  • Strong communicator with the ability to pull out and summarize information and tailor communication style and content for a variety of audiences. Comfortable and confident presenting to executives
  • Significant experience in formally training others in project management tools and methods
  • Implementation of best-practice / preferred tools on an enterprise-wide scale
  • Strong interpersonal, written, verbal and communication skills
  • Superior influencing skills
  • Ability to demonstrate strong leadership and problem solving skills
  • Passion for disciplined program management and transparency
  • Working knowledge of Agile, Kanban and Waterfall project management methodologies

Qualifications:

  • 8 to 10+ years of progressively responsible experience managing a combination of software implementation, system integration, and business or organizational change management programs / projects.
  • Certified Project Manager
  • Experience working with offshore and distributed teams
  • Experience working in a PMO
  • Experience working in a Corporate IT department
  • Proven experience managing technical projects using project management best practices
  • B.S., Computer Science, Business Administration or equivalent experience
  • Tools: MS Project, MS Office Suite, MS Visio

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