Oracle Project Manager | $60-65/hr | Fairfax, VA in Vienna, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/7/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

a. Project Manager shall have significant experience implementing Oracle ERP. This person shall also have a minimum of two individual multi-year ERP project implementation experiences.
b. Demonstrates extensive knowledge and success as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust and seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; answering questions and providing direction to less-experienced staff; coaching staff including providing timely and meaningful written and verbal feedback.
c. Project Manager shall have experience participating as a consultant to the business units on software evaluation; reviewing requirement traceability matrixes' development for accuracy and completeness; reviewing test cases and their results to confirm systems perform as expected; working with the stakeholders, subject matter experts, and functional users to verify the system meets the needs of the District; and reviewing and approving technical documentation created in support of new solutions or system upgrades.

2) Education:
a. A BS degree in Computer Science, Business/Finance or other Technical area or 10 years of experience as Project/Program Manager is required.
b. An actively maintained Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is required. ITIL Foundation and/or SCRUM Master Certification is preferred.

3) Technical Skills:

a. MS Teams, MS Project, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio, etc.), Oracle ERP Applications 11.5.10 or higher experience.

Position Description: The Contractor personnel shall perform the following duties and responsibilities:

a. Project Manager is responsible for successful delivery of large and complex programs/projects through all phases of the Project Management Lifecycle, which includes initiation, planning, development, execution, control & closeout of projects. The Project Manager will also be the primary technical point of contact to the customer and will be responsible for managing work across multiple task areas, including infrastructure (SAAS, PASS or on-premise), applications, change management, and customer service support.
b. Manage relationships with key software and services vendors for the delivery of projects and programs.
c. Provide thought leadership and expertise around Software Suite and/or Hardware system implementations, IT applications and business processes.
d. Manage the implementation of projects daily -- including defining deliverables as well as creating and monitoring project schedules.

e. Assist with internal communications and resource management as needed.
f. Align project objectives with stakeholders' objectives.
g. Will lead teams through all phases of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
h. Create project plans, resource plans, program metrics, communication plans and develop analytics supporting life cycle activities.
i. Develop communication plans to ensure business and executive stakeholders are well informed and are provided with accurate information to support decision making.
j. Identify project dependencies and collaboratively work with team members to ensure the project schedule is followed.
k. Effectively communicate project status, actions, decisions, risks, issues and schedule for the customer's project portfolio.
l. Prepare executive steering committee communications.
m. Collaborate with project team members to ensure the team is provided with clear and accurate information in a timely manner.
n. Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Project Manager, IT, Oracle, ERP, PMP, Scrum, Agile, ITIL Job Requirements10 years of experience as Project/Program Manager is required. An actively maintained Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification is required. ITIL Foundation and/or SCRUM Master Certified