The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


13 hours

Project Manager, Senior/Lead/Principal

Syracuse, NY
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Description: Description About the Position:
National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned electric and gas utility companies in the world. We are committed to being an innovative leader in energy management and in safeguarding our global environment. We are currently looking for experienced project managers who will help rebuild our in-house IT project management and delivery capabilities. These individuals must be self-starters, energetic and have a passion for delivering value through technology. Projects will range from under $1M to well over $5M in size. The project manager is accountable for the day-to-day activities related to delivering high quality, timely technology solutions that meet or exceed the needs of our business, ensuring the success of all projects under their supervision. Project managers work with the business to develop scope and estimates, develop project plans and timelines, and manage the project activities and resources through delivery and implementation. We Offer : Competitive and robust benefits and compensation package with bonus potential Opportunity to be part of a growing team, building the Information Systems group Growth potential through company leadership programs Numerous wellness programs and Company-endorsed community programs Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Support transformation of the IS organization into a proactive, value-added, business-focused service provider Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget Lead and drive cross-functional teams to meet project deliverables and deadlines Demonstrate Valued Business Partner capabilities and behaviors in all interactions with colleagues, vendors and business stakeholders Manage changes to project scope, project schedule, and project costs using defined change control procedures Implement projects following National Grid approved Software Development Lifecycle model Concurrently manage multiple project teams throughout project lifecycles Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques Ensure lessons learned are implemented across projects through continuous improvement Perform other duties as assigned by management May have line management responsibilities for the training, utilization, development and performance review of assigned staff
Knowledge & Experience Required: BS in a relevant discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience Five (5) to ten (10) years of professional experience demonstrating responsibility for participating in and/or managing large scale software development projects Experience delivering large scale projects, including development of plans for scope, timeline, budget, and change management Experience building and managing project schedules using project management tools Experience with both waterfall and agile project delivery methodologies Desired Skills: Demonstrated leadership capabilities Strong communication (written and oral) skills Self-directed and motivated. An impeccable reputation for honesty, integrity, and for doing the right thing - a role model for others Collaborative style that emphasizes teamwork, values the contributions of each team member Ability to listen and learn from others Able to clearly communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences Experience utilizing Waterfall and Agile delivery methods Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate with third party suppliers/vendors Big Data/Data Visualization/Robotics(Automation) technology experience a plus
This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Information Services Primary Location : NY-Syracuse Other Locations : MA-Waltham Organisation : Information Services Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Mar 1, 2018, 2:54:11 PM Unposting Date : Ongoing


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