PSR Associates, Inc.

51-200 employeeshttp://www.psrassociates.com

Description

PSR Associates, Inc. is an IT Consulting Firm headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, servicing customers in North & South America. PSR provides the following solutions and services to our customers:

- Staffing and Recruiting Services (Information Technology, Marketing, Accounting and Finance)

- Software development - PSR's team develops native mobile applications, mobile optimized websites, rich interactive appplication, games, and websites for a broad variety of clients. We provide custom and platform solutions for iPhone/iPad, Android, Flash, and Web in HTML5, Objective-C, Appcelerator, .NET, PHP. We build on top of platforms such as Tessitura, Sitecore, Umbraco, JQuery Mobile, and many more.

Locations
Head office

7545 Irvine Center Drive, Suite 200, Irvine, CA, USA, 92618

IT Program Manager

PMP

Information Technology

11 days ago | Lansing, Michigan, United States | PSR Associates, Inc.

IT Program Manager

11 days ago | Lansing, Michigan, United States | PSR Associates, Inc.

PSR Associates, Inc.

Opening date:January 16

Closing date: February 13 2022

Industry:Information Technology,

Seniority levelAssociate

Job description

PSR Associates, Inc. is an IT consulting firm specializing in Staffing and Recruiting Services. People. Solutions. Results. Founded in 2003, PSR Associates, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with additional offices in Tampa, FL; Washington, D.C.; Charlotte, NC; Austin, TX; and Irvine, CA. Trusted, connected, experienced and fast, PSR Associates delivers the right talent to help leading companies perform at their best.

IT Program Manager Position Description

We are seeking an IT Program Manager to join our team. The selected candidate will work onsite at least two days each week alongside the project team in Dimondale, MI.

We need someone with experience in successfully managing Information Technology (IT) projects (full project life cycle) whose budget was greater than $10,000,000 (excluding hardware/software costs) and whose timeline was greater than 3 years. Documented experience in performing Project Management, Quality Management, or other critical functions within complex Information Technology projects (preferably with budgets greater than $10,000,000 and multi-phase, multiyear implementations). Professional certification in Project Management, such as Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute.

Program Manager Years of Experience: 5+ years of recent experience in managing IT projects (preferably within a government environment)

  • Responsible for supporting all project delivery work in accordance with required methodology (such as the State of Michigan s State Unified Information Technology Environment (SUITE) methodology) and following all standard project management industry standards such as PMI s framework.
  • Coordinates and controls the end-to-end process of capturing all key project artifacts, including but not limited to business cases, project charters, baselined project schedules, project management plans, change requests, status reports, lessons learned. May require consistent utilization of the State of Michigan s SUITE methodology and Project Portfolio Management (PPM) tool.
  • Raises identified issues and risks to the appropriate senior management level including the Project Management Office (PMO) for action inclusive of description of the issue, comprehensive analysis of options and recommendation for remediation.
  • Manages portfolio of projects execution to ensure conformity to established budgets, timelines, and scope.
  • Works with the stakeholders, including the PMO to facilitate project governance effectiveness through weekly status reporting, project/portfolio data, regular governance meetings, etc.

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IT Project manager

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16 days ago | Lansing, Michigan, United States | PSR Associates, Inc.

IT Project manager

16 days ago | Lansing, Michigan, United States | PSR Associates, Inc.

PSR Associates, Inc.

Opening date:January 11

Closing date: February 08 2022

Industry:Information Technology,

Seniority levelMid-Senior

Job description

PSR Associates, Inc. is an IT consulting firm specializing in Staffing and Recruiting Services. People. Solutions. Results. Founded in 2003, PSR Associates, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with additional offices in Tampa, FL; Washington, D.C.; Charlotte, NC; Austin, TX; and Irvine, CA. Trusted, connected, experienced and fast, PSR Associates delivers the right talent to help leading companies perform at their best.

IT Project Manager Position Description

The Project Manager (PM) leads the project team responsible for achieving the project objectives. The PM plans, manages, and communicates project activities ensuring the project is delivered according to the project scope, schedule, and budget as defined in the project charter.

This role, as part of the Enterprise Portfolio Management Office (EPMO), works closely with Agency Services management and technical teams as well as with Automation Managers and business teams in the delivery of the project while meeting or exceeding customer expectations.

The selected candidate will be working a hybrid onsite/remote schedule where two days each week will be worked onsite alongside the project team.

Responsibilities

  • Accountable for monitoring, controlling, and communicating project progress by actively managing the cost, schedule, scope, resources, quality, and risks.
  • Accountable and responsible for clear, timely, and accurate communications with stakeholders, particularly the project sponsors, project team members, program managers, and management, on the status of the project, using appropriate communication methods.
  • Accountable for efficient and effective ongoing communication with the vendor throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Responsible for providing leadership and fostering collaborative participation between the technical and business teams by obtaining consensus and gaining commitment. Advocates as necessary to ensure project success.
  • Responsible for working with the project team members to develop and maintain the following key SUITE Project Management Methodology (PMM) deliverables throughout the project lifecycle:
    • Project Charter - Project Schedule Project Budget - Communication Plan - Project Status Report - Risk and Issue Management Plans - Change Requests - Project Closedown Summary
  • Responsible for project health and quality by adhering to established quality and compliance processes.
  • Responsible for ensuring the project adheres to the SUITE PMM and System Engineering Methodology (SEM), including appropriate and timely transitions through the stages and phases of the project lifecycle.
  • Responsible for actively evaluating the project to anticipate, identify, evaluate, and mitigate project risks and issues. Escalates risks and issues when needed.
  • Responsible for facilitating and enforcing the Change Management process (Change Requests) when the project deviates from the approved scope, schedule, or budget. This includes ensuring all Change Requests have appropriate approval before action is taken or information is updated.
  • Responsible for creating project Corrective Action Plans (CAP) when necessary for projects in Yellow or Red status.
  • Responsible for understanding the project benefits and the impact of change requests to the benefits business cases. Responsible for ensuring related project artifacts are updated accordingly.
  • Responsible for project team adherence to information governance activities.
  • Responsible for understanding project interdependencies and ensuring appropriate and timely discussions and actions occur when a project change may have an impact.
  • Responsible for completion of the project tailoring process to determine the PMM and SEM deliverables for the project.
  • Responsible for following the project Notice of Decision procedure for all major project decisions, including a Build vs. Buy decision.
  • Responsible for reviewing and understanding vendor contracts to actively manage the vendor deliverables and adherence to the vendor deliverable approval procedure.
  • Facilitates the interactions among stakeholders by clarifying the expectations of all participants and ensuring all deliverables are assigned, reviewed, and completed.
  • Functions as the Scrum Master for MDOT Agile projects, facilitating sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint demos, and sprint retrospectives

Required Skills

  • Documented experience in successfully managing IT projects (full project lifecycle) > $2 Million - 7 years
  • Proven record of delivery project on time and on budget - 5 years
  • Experience in managing IT projects in a government environment - 5 years
  • Managing of IT Agile development projects - 4 years
  • Experience performing scope management for projects, including a disciplined change control - 5 years
  • Experience performing issues management across multiple departments - 5 years
  • Experience creating and executing implementation plans - 5 years
  • Experience in delivering excellent verbal and written communication with clients and technical staff - 5 years
  • Experience in managing data integration-based projects 5 years
  • Preference in understanding Data Architecture and approaches 3 years
  • Knowledge of Kafka Tool in managing data structures
  • Preference will be given to candidates with PMP or other certification - 3 years
  • Understanding of SEI Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) - 3 years
  • IT Project Management experience - 5 years

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PMO Project Manager

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23 days ago | Lansing, Michigan, United States | PSR Associates, Inc.

PMO Project Manager

23 days ago | Lansing, Michigan, United States | PSR Associates, Inc.

PSR Associates, Inc.

Opening date:January 04

Closing date: February 01 2022

Industry:Information Technology,

Seniority levelEntry

Job description

PSR Associates, Inc. is an IT consulting firm specializing in Staffing and Recruiting Services. People. Solutions. Results. Founded in 2003, PSR Associates, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with additional offices in Tampa, FL; Washington, D.C.; Charlotte, NC; Austin, TX; and Irvine, CA. Trusted, connected, experienced and fast, PSR Associates delivers the right talent to help leading companies perform at their best.

PMO PM Position Description

This position is for a Project Manager to assist the Project Management Office supporting Department of Treasury, Lottery and Gaming with a multi-year high priority project. This role, as part of the Enterprise Portfolio Management Office (EPMO), works closely with Agency Services technical teams as well as with agency executives/stakeholders in the delivery of TREAS APPS PCI Compliance Project for 2021 2022 in work related to the following controls: secure network, account management, incident response planning and completion of SAQ-A. This PM will also work in the delivery of PCI Compliance Projects for 2021 2022 iterative process to ensure that the customer has implemented policies, procedures, and secure system configurations in accordance with the PCI-DSS requirements which are designed to protect cardholder data. This project covers the project management efforts and high-level technical guidance efforts for the Enterprise level technical compliance.

The candidate must be comfortable working in a fast paced, multi-vendor deployment supporting a hybrid workforce (combination of on-site and remote work) at all levels of the organization. Applicants should possess exceptional communication and follow up skills along with significant experience in formal IT project management. This position requires the PM to be working in person for 2-3 days a week in Dimondale, MI and reminder can be work from home.

Basic Duties

  • Utilize the customers Project Portfolio Management Tool (Clarity) to prepare project schedules, assign resources and management budgets.
  • Prepare information for presentations geared to various audiences ranging from executives, managers and project team members.
  • Accountable for monitoring, controlling, and communicating project progress by actively managing the cost, schedule, scope, resources, quality, and risks.
  • Accountable and responsible for clear, timely, and accurate communications with stakeholders, particularly the project sponsors, project team members, program managers, and Treasury/IT management, on the status of the project, using appropriate communication methods.
  • Responsible for providing leadership and fostering collaborative participation between the technical and business teams by obtaining consensus and gaining commitment.
  • Responsible for working with the project team members to develop and maintain the following key SUITE Project Management Methodology (PMM) deliverables throughout the project lifecycle:
    • Project Charter - Project Schedule Project Budget - Communication Plan - Project Status Report - Risk and Issue Management Plans - Change Requests - Project Closedown Summary
  • Responsible for managing interfaces related communication with other agencies
  • Responsible for ensuring the project adheres to the SUITE PMM and System Engineering Methodology (SEM), including appropriate and timely transitions through the stages and phases of the project lifecycle.
  • Responsible for facilitating and enforcing the Change Management process (Change Requests) when the project deviates from the approved scope, schedule, or budget. This includes ensuring all Change Requests have appropriate approval before action is taken or information is updated.
  • Responsible for creating project Corrective Action Plans (CAP) when necessary for projects in yellow or red status.
  • Responsible for understanding the project benefits and the impact of change requests to the benefits business cases. Responsible for ensuring related project artifacts are updated accordingly.
  • Responsible for reviewing and understanding vendor contracts to actively manage the vendor deliverables and adherence to the vendor deliverable approval procedure.
  • Facilitates the interactions among stakeholders by clarifying the expectations of all participants and ensuring all deliverables are assigned, reviewed, and completed.

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