Project Manager (Applications)
We are looking for a Project Manager (PM) is responsible for the delivery of services to customers in accordance with contractual commitments. The PM will lead a team comprising engineers with different technological and domain skillsets to ensure effective and efficient development, implementation and ongoing operations and maintenance of projects to meet contractual requirements. This includes effective stakeholders, internal project team, subcontractors/ vendors, time, budget, schedule and risk management to deliver on our commitments to our customers. For development projects, the PM is expected to have knowledge of the SDLC methodology required to lead the development implementation.
Plan, coordinate and prepare implementation strategies to meet key project milestones such as delivery, tests and payment milestones.
Develop Project Management Plans including risk management plan to ensure effective project management and delivery.
Ensure that all projects and products are delivered with the required quality and that appropriate l evels of testing and technical governance is carried out in accordance with internal standards and contractual requirements.
Lead and manage project team members, subcontractors and vendors to deliver project on schedule and cost while meeting project requirements.
Responsible for vendor management including procurement management, contract management to ensure purchase orders and contract terms and conditions are aligned with our obligations to customers and to mitigate any gaps in a prudent manner.
Initiate, organize and attend project meetings with customers and to ensure project teams are kept fully informed about project progress, tasks, action plan and deadlines.
Anticipate, manage and resolve issues, risks, dependencies and impediments that may impact on successful project delivery.
Ensure that project progress is reported in an accurate and timely manner to all stakeholders and project teams.
Effective stakeholder management to set the right expectations throughout the project.
Keep abreast of relevant technological developments in order to improve and stay effective in the role.
Any other ad-hoc duties as required or assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Computer / Telecommunication), Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent.
At least 7 years of experience in Project Management of large scale projects with good technical knowledge in Microsoft Dynamics CRM / AX, .NET, Java, J2EE, Application Servers, Databases, etc. are preferred.
A self-starter and ability to work under pressure and tight schedule with positive and proactive attitude to anticipate challenges and resolves issues.
Strong competency and experience in managing and motivating multi-disciplinary teams.
Proficient with Microsoft Project or other project management reporting tools.