Production Resource Group

  • IT Project Manager

    Job Location(s) US-NY-New Windsor
    Posted Date 23 hours ago(5/23/2019 10:31 AM)
    Job ID
    2019-1768
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    PRG is the world’s leading provider of services and solutions in entertainment and events. We bring industry-leading creativity, experience and technology to every project we undertake.

     

    Our teams consist of the most accomplished experts, engineers and craftspeople working in theatre, film, tv, broadcast, concert touring, corporate events and hotels and staging. With 170 patents and over 70 trademarks, we are a company defined by innovation. And, through our network of 70 offices spanning five continents, PRG is capable of delivering for its customers anywhere on the globe.

     

    The PMO (Project Management Office) is a group who oversees the reporting of projects and programs within PRG Organization Globally. They are responsible for the day to day running of projects but play a role in ensuring that consistent levels of reporting and risk management are carried out across the organization. The successful candidate will work closely with project leads and internal clients globally to ensure consistent, clear reporting of projects within the compliance of firm wide standards. They will also be required to work on tasks spanning across organization Globally.

    Responsibilities

    Primary responsibilities of the PMO include:

    • Manage project scope, schedules, issues, risks, and resources in support of all project activities, including managing customer expectation and team delivery
    • Applies appropriate project management methodology to successfully drive delivery -- projects may utilize Waterfall, Agile, or a hybrid methodology (expectation is to be fluent and adaptable to various methodologies using track progress via Gantt charts, Project Charters, JIRA, tickets, etc.)
    • Ownership and oversight of assigned projects using best practice project/program management and mentorship
    • Lead effective teams by understanding their needs and working cross functionally to achieve the best outcome
    • Contribute to steering committees and senior leadership briefings
    • Work with all business leaders and project managers to drive continuous process improvements and effectiveness
    • Creation and maintenance of project timelines with well-defined achievements
    • Lead and drive internal multi-functional teams to meet program deliverables and quality criteria according to program dedications
    • Design, documentation and training of efficient project tracking procedures
    • Possess the technical ability to understand API’s, and potential coding languages such as JavaScript, Python….
    • Preparation of project governance materials
    • Take detailed notes on phone calls, in-person meetings, etc. to define action items and relate to the larger project documentation

    We are seeking to attract an exceptional PMO professional to take on a high-profile, multi-faceted role, dealing with internal technology managers and business unit customers. The role will suit someone who is proactive, diligent, process orientated, comfortable working to deadlines and who thrives in an environment of change.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or related field.
    • PMP certification a must
    • Minimum of 4 years combined experience project management and understanding software development. IT SDLC knowledge is required
    • Working in an Agile environment.
    • Experience with JIRA, Confluence or project tracking tools a must.
    • Experience Coding languages and SQL a huge plus
    • Outstanding organizational and presentation skills
    • Familiarity with cloud infrastructure (AWS, Azure, etc.), and User Interface
    • Strong attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills, proven customer partnering and relationship building with business units
    • Strong team spirit and relationship management skills
    • Proficiency in other Microsoft Office Products, particularly Excel, MS Project PowerPoint
    • Ability to travel less than 20% of the time

    EEO and Disclosure

    PRG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. PRG is a drug-free work environment, pre-employment testing will be required.

     

    Production Resource Group LLC participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. 

     

    PRG cares about the safety of our employees and applicants. PRG does not use chat rooms for job searches or communications. PRG will never request personal information via informal chat platforms or unsecure email. PRG will never ask for money or an exchange of money, banking or other personal information prior to an in-person interview. Be aware of potential scams while job seeking. For information on job scams, visit, https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/JobScams or file a complaint at https://www.ftccomplaintassistant.gov/

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed