Sunday, September 7, 2014

Project Manager

Project Manager needed --- Raytheon Company

Location: Garland or Tewksbury, MA

I am working with Raytheon Company and the manager is looking for a Project
Manager. This is a long term contract. You will work for GeoLogics
onsite at the Raytheon office either Garland or Tewksbury, MA.

Hourly rate: Open (w2 or c2c)

Job Description
This position will lead mid-scale, high visibility projects in a fast paced
environment. Using our corporate project management processes and methods,
the Project Manager creates, integrates and executes plans, schedules, and
budgets. He or she will lead cross-functional, multi-business teams,
collaborating at all levels of the enterprise to ensure project success and
satisfied stakeholders.

Key responsibilities include:
- Prepares project execution plans and ensures projects are completed
on schedule, within budget and meet technical requirements. Manages budget
and schedule.
- Execution of SCRUM, Agile methodology
- Follows established detailed processes and procedures, including
Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and Raytheon's Integrated Product
Development System (IPDS). Manages and assesses project risk. Maintains
project repositories.
- Identifies and engages appropriate technical and business resources
needed for successful project execution. Manages project resources.
- Leads regular project reviews with customers and stakeholders,
including senior IT and business leaders. Coordinates and maintains
program communications. Documents and reviews lessons learned.
- Identifies and establishes effective internal and external
relationships to accomplish project objectives with strict adherence to
corporate policy and procedures.
- Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team.
- Establishes and meets Project Office goals and objectives.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
- Bachelor's degree and at least 10 years of progressive experience.
- Experience effectively managing multiple projects simultaneously.
- Ability to develop business case justifications and cost/benefit
analyses for IT spending and initiatives.
- Proven ability to influence and work across multiple organizations
and levels, as well as across multiple geographic regions.
- Skill leading and participating in virtual meetings.
- Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources.
- Experience working independently and in a team-oriented,
collaborative environment.
- Proficient use of Microsoft applications (i.e., Word, Excel, MS
Project and PowerPoint).

Desired Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
- Experience managing IT projects using IPDS.
- Experience using formal project management methodologies, including
- Experience leading large, complex enterprise system projects is
highly desired.
- Experience establishing best practices and policies for IT project
- Project Management certification a plus.
- Qualified or Expert R6Sigma
- Master's Degree in IT, Computer Science, Business or Finance or
related field.

If interested in learning more about this position, please email your
resume to and I will call back with more
information. If you aren't interested but know of someone that might be,
please pass along this email or my contact information.

Sam Gephart
GeoLogics Corporation
888-303-3603 (toll free)