Technical Project Manager
Responsible for actively engaging with cross-functional technical and product management teams to prioritize tasks/work effort by understanding scope, requirements, level of effort, and pipeline, and clarify tradeoffs when changes are made to that plan
Create and monitor active work, backlog, priorities and risks to team members, internal and external stakeholders
Provide advice to business partners on options to accomplish requested projects
Manage project documentation and report on project status, backlog, and resources
Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion
Implement, measure and report on key performance indicators and ensure project dashboards are up to date.
Adhere to enterprise-wide project management methodology standards
Bachelor's degree or relevant work experience
At least 5 years project coordination or management of IT and/or Software development projects experience
Advanced skills in the use of common business tool sets such as MS Project
Ability to translate technical concepts to peers, management, leadership and customers.
Ability to influence others, build relationships, and work effectively with others in the organization
Ability to work within multiple SDLC methodologies such as Agile and Waterfall
Ability to predict challenges and seek to proactively remove obstacles.
Strong sense of personal accountability regarding decision-making and supervising technical teams.
Ability to demonstrate understanding of project management processes, strategies and methods
Project Management Professional (PMP) or Project Management Institute (PMI) certification
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification
Understand fundamentals of release and change management to deliver successful projects
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All applicants for employment must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Netsmart does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position.