the smart solution for Chapel Hill jobs

Technical Project Manager

Company: Alliance of Professionals & Consultants
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: April 13, 2019

Job Description:

Are you an experienced Technical Project Manager? If so, let s talk! Our client is actively seeking a talented Technical Project Manager to work at their location in Chapel Hill, NC. This is a six month contract possibility of converting to perm. Job Overview: experience with technologies with cloud/big data/python/java, rest api s working/exposure of/architecture, education background of computer science preferred. Well versed with conducting scrums, sprint planning This position currently supports the development of innovative data sharing platforms for biomedical research. A typical day includes project planning, backlog review, stakeholder communication, quality assurance, writing user stories, team scrums, and working group meetings. The technical project manager will be the process authority for his or her projects, manage dependencies, and embed new processes to support the engineering team. Key Responsibilities:

  • Manages a variety of complex projects, ensuring smooth and industry-standard execution of an Agile software development lifecycle
  • Leads project plans, executions, and finalizations of project tasks and deliverables according to agreed-upon deadlines
  • Deliver projects within budget by coordinating the efforts of all team members and stakeholders according to the project plan and stakeholder priorities.
  • Reviews and prioritizes the backlog with the stakeholders regularly
  • Monitors team member s capacity and workload
  • Prioritize sprint activities
  • Serves as the primary point of contact for the stakeholders for communications to and from the technical teams.
  • Ensures appropriate approvals are in place for compliance.
  • Work closely with the technical and scientific leads to develop project plans, use case, and user stories
  • Provide weekly project updates, retrospectives and planning reports
  • Gathers requirements and assists with specifications and use cases.
  • Manages project communications and schedules.
  • Coordinates activities with the project team including software engineering, quality assurance, cloud operations, bioinformatics, and IT security to highlight dependencies, manage risks, and ensure timely completion.
  • The project team may include remote subcontractors.
  • Coordinates activities between the project team and outside groups including, but not limited to: IT Services, Contracts, Purchasing, Finance, University Research Administration, Legal, and Administration.
  • Functions as the liaison between the project team, prime sponsor, vendors, external collaborators, and leadership.
  • Ensures delivery of project documentation and deliverables.
  • Proactively ensures the Director and other stakeholders are aware of all challenge, risk, and issues and makes recommendations for resolution.
  • Facilitates change management process.
  • Follows through with stakeholder acceptance. Requirements:
    • Minimum four (4) years relevant project management experience.
    • Experience working on a small cross-functional team.
    • Experience working on a scientific research team.
    • Experience working on software development projects.
    • Scientific or technical writing experience.
    • Experience leading a project with agile methodology preferred.
    • Experience working with academic researchers preferred.
    • Experience managing subcontractors preferred.
    • Experience with HIPAA regulations preferred.
    • Experience with information security regulations FISMA, FedRAMP, or NIST preferred.
    • Ability to handle multiple stakeholders with a shared deliverable or milestone
    • Ability to inform and lead others to adopt updated processes in order to meet objectives
    • Ability to be an advocate for the engineering team with stakeholders
    • Degree in project management, computer science, engineering, biology, or quantitative discipline or
    • Scrum master, Agile Practitioner, and PMI certifications a plus. Job Requisition # 28486 APC believes that the workplace should be fun and enjoyable. Join our team today and ignite your career! Meet APC Company Staffing 501 1000 employees APC is a professional services organization focused on engaging people and positively impacting lives. We offer excellent benefits and the opportunity for longevity, working with our premier fortune 100 clients. As professionals serving professionals, we take pride in providing our employees with the highest level of customer service and support, creating meaningful, fulfilling and rewarding experiences every day. APC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status. Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

Keywords: Alliance of Professionals & Consultants, Chapel Hill , Technical Project Manager, Executive , Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Executive Jobs

Mid Level Project Manager, PMP, ITIL, Infrastructure, SLA, Network
Description: APPLY DIRECTLY TO - Mid Level Project Manager, PMP, ITIL, Infrastructure, SLA, Network Description Governance Manager- oversees
Company: Primus Software Corp
Location: Cary
Posted on: 04/27/2019

General Manager - Courtyard Fayetteville (19000MIC)
Description: Heres To Your Journey with Courtyard With more than 330 managed locations in more than 20 countries Courtyard by Marriott offers a refreshing environment that helps guests stay connected and balanced. (more...)
Company: Marriott International, Inc.
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Director, Financial Accounting and Reporting
Description: JOB DESCRIPTION br br This position is responsible for the consolidated Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina's financial accounting and reporting functions, including accounting and reporting (more...)
Company: Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Location: Durham
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Director of Nursing (Bonus Potential)
Description: DescriptionJOB PURPOSE:-- --Plans, organizes, develops and directs the overall operation of our Nursing Services Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local regulations governing our (more...)
Company: PruittHealth
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 04/27/2019

11B Infantryman - Management Training
Description: 11B Infantryman - Management TrainingJob ID: Job Views: 17Location: FAYETTEVILLE, North Carolina, United StatesZIP Code: 28306Job Category: InfantryPosted: 11.15.2018Age Requirements: Must be between (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Fayetteville
Posted on: 04/27/2019

92Y Unit Supply Specialist - Warehouse Manager
Description: 92Y Unit Supply Specialist - Warehouse ManagerJob ID: Job Views: 1528Location: GREENSBORO, North Carolina, United StatesZIP Code: 27401Job Category: Logistics SupportPosted: 11.15.2018Age Requirements: (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Greensboro
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Project Management / Clinical Pharmacology Specialist
Description: We seek a self-motivated, detail-oriented individual for a combined project management scientific position. This position will seek to create efficiencies within our organization by ensuring timely (more...)
Company: Nuventra Pharma Sciences
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Restaurant General Manager
Description: Restaurant General Manager Description To eat. To laugh. To share. That's why people come to Pizza Hut. It's the calling of our Restaurant General Managers to make them feel like family with smiles, teamwork (more...)
Company: Pizza Hut
Location: Winston Salem
Posted on: 04/26/2019

Senior Tax Consulting Manager
Description: Senior Tax Consulting Manager br If you have an active CPA and Public Accounting firm experience - please read on br Top Reasons to Work with Us br We offer our employees a stable, organized, and (more...)
Company: CyberCoders
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 04/27/2019

Salon Manager-NEW Store-Pleasant Valley Promenade - Store 1 Glenwood A
Description: Salon Manager-NEW Store-Pleasant Valley Promenade - Store 1 Glenwood A GENERAL SUMMARY SCOPEThe Salon Manager SM is responsible for leading through Ulta Beauty's mission, vision, and values in order (more...)
Company: Ulta Beauty
Location: Raleigh
Posted on: 04/27/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest North Carolina jobs by following @recnetNC on Twitter!

Chapel Hill RSS job feeds