Project Manager

Location: Versailles, Ohio
Date Posted: 08-02-2017
Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, Lighthouse Technologies is a leading provider of full lifecycle software quality management and software engineering services.  We provide software testing, software quality assurance, Oracle ERP, IV&V, and software engineering services for commercial and government organizations throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe. 
 
As a professional service company, we focus on hiring smart, experienced consultants with a variety of expertise managing large-scale software systems and software development projects.  We are currently seeking energetic and highly motivated Project Manager to join our Team in Dayton/Versailles Ohio.
 
Summary:
Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of PMO projects to ensure that project goals are accomplished within the approved time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties and responsibilities.  This position is expected to run projects within any functional area with guidance and or mentorship from a Certified or Senior Project Manager.   
 
Primary Duties:
  • Formulates and defines technical scope and objectives of project and delivers on time and on budget
  • Develops project plans identifying goals, strategy, staffing, scheduling, identification of risks, contingency plans, and allocation of available resources
  • Coordinates project activities with internal teams and other locations to ensure goals and requirements are met
  • Responsible for maintaining current and complete project management data and documents in enterprise systems
  • Analyzes and reports project performance metrics as requested
  • Facilitate meetings and other forums involving a large number of participants/stakeholders and driving toward desired outcomes within prescribed timeframes
  • Coordinates recruitment or assignment of project personnel including assignment of duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority
  • Reports actual to budgets
  • Regularly studies the budget and costing of the project to ensure that costs are controlled
  • Effectively communicates relevant project information to superiors and peers by preparing project status reports keeping  management, clients, and others informed of project status and related issues
  • Manage quality of the deliverables, timelines, budgets, and milestones
  • Pro-actively identifies and manages risks while implementing proactive changes to eliminate future occurrences
  • Understanding the importance of change management in implementing effective business solutions
  • Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules and plans as required.
 
Essential Skills:
  • Should have knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, and familiarity with Microsoft Project
  • Process orientation and conceptual understanding of project management
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and set priorities with little supervision
  • Ability to create a positive work/team environment
  • Highly motivated and able to develop rapport and positive working relationships with coworkers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including delivery of presentations to all levels within the organization
  • Ability to lead other individuals and provide guidance, direction and training to others within the team, if needed
  • Ability to be highly organized and effective working in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong inter-personal, influencing, negotiating, consensus building, and conflict resolution skills
Please visit our website at www.lighthousetechnologies.com
 
Lighthouse Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Our policy is to provide equal opportunity for all applicants, without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
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