Project Manager (Big Data Analytics) (Contract)

  • Oct 02, 2020

Job Description

Job Description

We are looking for a Project Manager to be responsible for handling our customer’s ongoing projects. You will be working closely with customer to ensure that all project requirements, deadlines, and schedules are on track. Responsibilities include submitting project deliverables, preparing status reports, and establishing effective project communication plans as well as the proper execution of said plans.

To be a successful candidate, you will need to have proven experience in project management and the ability to lead project teams of various sizes in the area of Big Data Analytics (BDA) and Geographic Information System (GIS). A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a huge advantage.

Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating with cross discipline team members to make sure that all parties are on track with project requirements, deadlines, and schedules.
  • Meeting with project team members to identify and resolve issues.
  • Submitting project deliverables and ensuring that they adhere to quality standards.
  • Preparing status reports by gathering, analyzing and summarizing relevant information.
  • Establishing effective project communication plans and ensuring their execution.
  • Facilitating change requests to ensure that all parties are informed of the impacts on schedule and budget.
  • Coordinating the development of any documents as needed to enable successful implementation and turnover of the process or system to the clients.
  • Obtaining customer acceptance of project deliverables.
  • Managing customer satisfaction within project transition period.
  • Conducting post project evaluation and identifying successful and unsuccessful project elements.

Job Requirements

Project Manager Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or Master Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology/ Geographic Information System or Data Analytics or any related field.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.
  • Proven experience in project management.
  • Ability to lead project teams of various sizes and see them through to completion.
  • Strong understanding and experience of implementing project management methodologies such as AGILE method
  • Experience as an IT project manager or BDA / GIS project manager.
  • Able to complete projects in a timely manner.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience is a must