Annapolis Junction, MD, United States
Aug 05, 2020
Consulting Project Manager (US-NSG)','20000LWQ','No Visa Sponsorship is available for this position.','English','English','!*!**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. - NATIONAL SECURITY GROUP (NSG) Minimum requirement: US Citizen (Required); no Visa Sponsorship is available for this position. Active Top Secret clearance with Full Scope Polygraph (Required). Cloud SaaS Services professionals design, implement and deploy solutions to achieve defined business goals. They maintain skills in application design and configuration, technical architecture, integration, testing, conversion and deployment. Basic Qualifications include ability to:· The Project Manager will primarily be responsible for managing the delivery of Oracle services and implementations of the Oracle SaaS HCM application. Under the guidance of the Oracle delivery methodology, the resource will drive the delivery of Oracle engagements according to the agreed upon scope, time and budget – all while ensuring the highest degree of customer satisfaction.· The Project Manager is a key player in managing, tracking and communicating the progress of projects, and in ensuring the quality delivery of Oracle services. The Project Manager will be responsible for planning customer specific engagements, managing the business requirements development, review and signoff process, managing the execution of deliverables while controlling scope, executing the change management process when needed, and ensuring timely resolution of discrepancies and project roadblocks. The Project Manager will manage multiple concurrent projects and work with a number of resources within a matrix environment.· From initiation through to completion, the Project Manager will be responsible for the construction, presentation and signoffs of key deliverables such as project kickoff presentations, project plans, regular status reports, risk and issue logs, and working with the appropriate teams on change orders when required. S/he will also facilitate planning sessions at various stages of the project lifecycle. Critical to the success of this role will be the setting and management of customer expectations with regard to project scope, the Oracle Saas HCM delivery model, stakeholder roles and responsibilities, timelines, escalation and change management processes, communication and risk management plans.· Guide, coach team, and fully participate in all phases of an application implementation including requirements planning, functional and technical design, system design and development, testing and deployment activities· Identify issues and propose functional and/or technical solutions or workarounds including complex enhancements, bolt-on applications and customizations· Formulate test plans and participate in testing and acceptance process using industry standard methodology. Experience with automated software testing tools is a plus· Prepare and provide training to end users on the application functionality· Develop recommendations for enhancement based on deep understanding of the customer business processes Professional Skill Requirements:· 8-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 3-5 years of project management experience.· Formal Project Management methodology training, with significant practical use. Certifications such as the Project Management Professional (PMP) are a plus.· Outstanding client-facing skills. History of building extraordinary relationships with clients and colleagues.· Ability to handle a variety of different projects simultaneously; adapts quickly and easily – manages multiple deadlines and multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.Experience with Cloud business models, Hosted solutions, and managed services.· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including experience successfully delivering presentations and managing meetings.· Very strong organizational skills and attention to detail.· Exceptional escalation management skills.· Ability to demonstrate thoughtfulness and excellent judgement when selecting methods and techniques for achieving project success.· Outstanding client-facing skills. History of building extraordinary relationships with clients, colleagues and third-parties. Demonstrated ability to interact well at the senior management and executive levels.· Independently organizes and performs work required with minimal guidance, direction and follow-up.· Ability to forecast work accurately, proactively manage workload and assist project teams with doing the same.· Excellent teamwork skills. Works effectively as part of multiple, varied project teams and demonstrates genuine commitment to team success.· Takes initiative and ownership. Proactive, results-oriented, with a can-do attitude in meeting critical deadlines.· A strong background in project management, including experience developing work-breakdown structures and project plans, most notably in Microsoft Project, JIRA, etc.· Strong client management skills and the ability to work with customers to develop and manage an implementation plan.· Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment.· Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.· Experience articulating consulting value propositions, considering the needs of the customer.· Ability to develop and present quality, actionable proposals and plans.· Experience engaging resources and partners in a consultative process to deliver on customer engagements.· Ability to proactively identify business opportunities related to customer engagements.· Implementation experience with Oracle applications (or competing solutions), and a good understanding of integration, data, customization, and other implementation related principles.· Previous working experience in the IT field is required.· Previous working experience with Intelligence Community will be considered a strong plus. Clearance Requirements: Top Secret clearance with Full Scope Polygraph needed','!*!As a recognized authority and leading contributor within their practice, this senior-level consulting position provides consistent high quality and innovative solution leadership to a project team. Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget. Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques to deliver functional and technical solutions on non-routine and very complex aspects of applications and technology installations. Provides direction and mentoring to project teams, and effectively influences customer leadership on key decisions. Supports the business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain expertise. Resolves complex customer issues by recommending and implementing solutions. Demonstrates expertise in multiple business processes across two or more product families or ability to architect and design technology solutions encompassing multiple products and make decisions based on impact across the stack. 8-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 4 years of consulting experience. Prior team leadership or management experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Strong influencing and negotiation skills. Ability to travel as needed.Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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