IBM Technical Project Manager in Bethesda, Maryland
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!
Your Role and Responsibilities
Empowered. Innovative. Inspiring. Creative. Intense. These are all words we use to describe work with IBM Cloud team.
This position, within the IBM Cloud Infrastructure Fabric organization, is responsible for project management functions and provides support for Cloud infrastructure development and operations. A successful candidate will demonstrate relevant skills and experience in scope management, scheduling and planning, risk and dependency management, issue tracking, and status reporting, etcKey Responsibilities
Organize, communicate and document the on-going efforts with development and operation teams
Coordinate with internal departments ensuring they are up to date on current projects and initiatives
Provide retrospectives on past projects helping to outline areas for improvement
Effectively facilitate communications to project team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion and assist in tracking troubled tasks to help hold project team members accountable for delivery
Understand and identify project issues and conflicts within projects
Track project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools
Work with management teams to facilitate progress reports to executives
Conduct post-project reviews and make recommendations for continuous excellence in project execution and delivery.
Preferred Locations: Dallas or Austin, TX
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Ability to assess and apply the appropriate levels of project practice and engagementto achieve the project objectives being fulfilled by agile and non-agile teams.
Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with development and operation teams.
Fast in learning, self-motivating
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Experience with IT infrastructure system development and operations
Experience with project management
Experience with software lifecycle management
Authorized to work in the United States
About Business Unit
Digitization is accelerating the ongoing evolution of business, and clouds - public, private, and hybrid - enable companies to extend their existing infrastructure and integrate across systems. IBM Cloud provides the security, control, and visibility that our clients have come to expect. We are working to provide the right tools and environment to combine all of our client’s data, no matter where it resides, to respond to changing market dynamics.
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For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.
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