7 days old

Project Manager

Dubuque, IA 52001
  • Job Code
    272068BR

Introduction
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!


Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is looking for Project Managers who have excellent PM skills along with IT Professional Services experience. Primary responsibility is to lead projects in a customer facing role. Manage IBM practitioners and subcontractors while coordinating with the client team. IBM Project Managers are responsible for overall contract execution including resource staffing, customer management, work planning, issues management, scope management, schedule management and financial management for various contracts. Instills in clients a sense of trust and confidence. Communicates well with internal stakeholders and provides status and business results updates on a regular basis. Understands technical and security services offerings and maintains the necessary updated knowledge to work effectively and identify additional opportunities in the customers environment.

What IBM looks for in an Agile Project Manager?
  • Demonstrate leadership and adaptability, with willingness to readily and voluntarily take ownership of highly challenging tasks and problems, even beyond initial scope of responsibility
  • Thorough and analytical, with capability to apply logic to solve problems
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently and meet deadlines, while maintaining focus despite conflicting demands
  • Drive to overcome the most challenging or difficult obstacles and look for ways to improve results
  • Initiative to actively seek new knowledge and improve skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills with ability to collaborate and work effectively with individuals, strengthening relationships to achieve solutions
  • Ability to communicate complex situations clearly and simply by paying attention and conveying difficult messages in a positive manner
  • A passion for innovative ideas, coupled with the ability to understand and assimilate different points of view
  • Demonstrated communication skills in presentation and technical report writing



Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Proficient with MS Project tools, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Required Education - Bachelor's Degree



Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Having managed or been involved with managing a project as part of an internship or school activity
  • Understanding the roles/requirements for a Security Consulting role
  • Having experience developing, planning, executing and completing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Preferred Education MBA or Master's Degree, PMP Certification, ITIL Certification



About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking.If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS isthe place for you!


Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.


About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.


Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.


Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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Industry

  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-11-06 Expires: 2019-12-06

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