IT Project Manager (Senior)

US-CA-Walnut Creek
1 month ago
Job ID
2017-28091
Category
Project/Program/Product Management
Position Type
Contract (Full-Time)
# of Openings
1

Overview

The IT lead will be responsible for successful delivery of projects related to the new Accounting rules around CECL and Leases. This is a critical role, and is required to work closely in a matrix management fashion across all aspects of Finance Technology, PMO and Controllers Business unit. 

Responsibilities

Major Responsibilities

  • 80%- Design Support of Critical finance system implementations 
  • 10%- Help design system support strategy and identify efficiencies 
  • 10%- Finance technology management project prioritization, resourcing, reporting and communication
  • Lead, manage and coordinate all IT deliverables for design, development, testing, deployment and post-production support.
  • Lead configuration and full setup of all hardware infrastructures.
  • Lead and guide the installation of all software for each environment, including infrastructure software as well as Vendor software.
  • Lead all IT testing phases, including software unit testing, system testing, and integration testing.
  • Support testing phases for PTE (performance testing) and User Acceptance Testing as required.
  • Follow client EPF methodology, completing necessary documentation on time as per project schedule, and obtaining approvals.
  • Partner and work with Business Unit Project Manager to co-lead the project through all system development lifecycle phases.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate would have the following skills
• Strong knowledge of General Ledger and General ledger applications
• Proven PM capabilities to execute projects on time, within budget and to scope. Effective communicator and adapts style and messaging to the audience
• Knowledge of PeopleSoft Financials or related ERP Software experience
• Comfortable navigating dynamic environments, ambiguity and being a catalyst to drive decisions
• Ability to effectively uncover, align and manage stakeholders needs and expectations
• Action oriented - escalates and resolves issues in a timely manner
• Understands financial planning, project budgeting, and expense tracking to successfully manage project budgets to completion
• Working knowledge of complex technology systems implementations, with ability to effectively communicate with technology and business partners

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