Senior Project Manager

Technology · Morristown, New Jersey
Department Technology
Employment Type Full-Time (US)
Minimum Experience Experienced

SoHo Dragon represents a Fortune 500 Financial Technology firm with offices in Morristown, NJ  that needs to hire a Senior Project Manager for a full time opportunity.


In this role, you will:

  • Coordinate and direct staff to ensure the completion of client project deliverables
  • Interface with clients, product owners, scrum masters and other organizational staff to coordinate project planning, scheduling, monitoring, risks, issues, and resource assignment activities
  • Collaborate with Implementation Specialists on client projects
  • Work closely with team to define and review the technical scope, requirements, deliverables (including resource effort and durations) estimates prior to presenting project plans to customers
  • Maintain and manage client relationship and expectations
  • Organize and participate in meetings with customers and project team members and ensure timely communications
  • Provide resolution to project issues resulting in disruption to customer activities or escalate as needed
  • Set deadlines, assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize project progress by preparing project status reports for upper management
  • Assist teams with the problem resolution to include root cause analysis, problem resolution and recommendations to senior staff
  • Recommend and institutionalize improvements to project execution and delivery processes



Basic Qualifications for Consideration:

  • Ability to clearly communicate with Senior Executives
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Banking Systems background
  • Positive can-do attitude (but not a “yes” person)
  • PMP Certification
  • Agile experience (PMI-ACP is a plus)
  • Information Technology Experience
  • Bachelor of Science degree in the information systems or engineering field.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a project engineer or project manager, preferably in the Financial Institution or related field.
  • Proven leadership skills and positive customer and sales force interaction
  • Proven effective communication skills

Preferred Skills, Experience, and Education:

  • Microsoft Tools (Office, Sharepoint, Advanced MS Excel)
  • Project Management tools (e.g., MS Project, smartsheet)
  • Other: Jira, ServicePoint, Clarity. Must be able to quickly learn new technologies, platforms and architectures.

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  • Location
    Morristown, New Jersey
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time (US)
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced