Project Manager – Washington D.C. Metro Area

Location: Washington D.C.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all Project release tracking and production support activities.
  • Create and track all deployment tickets through the release cycle.
  • Work with Project Team and Business Users to ensure all deployment artifacts are recorded prior to implementation.
  • Track resolution of Production issues and failures.
  • Report to higher management on Production Incidents and changes on a regular basis.
  • Provide analytical report on all production activities.
  • Ensure all production Incident tickets and Change Tickets are resolved in a timely manner.
  • Interacting with development team for tracking/monitoring issue resolution
  • Responsibility includes 3-4 hrs support during weekend.
  • Allocating resources, shapes priorities, coordinates interactions with Business Partners and users, and generally keeps the project team focused on the right goal.
  • Establishing a set of practices that ensure the integrity and quality of project artifacts.
  • Develops and manages release plans.
  • Responsible for scope, schedule, budget and quality of release.
  • Managing release issues and risks.
  • Responsible for day-to-day planning, management and control of the project.
  • Assembling the project team.
  • Managing the development of the Project Plan.
  • Obtaining management approvals.
  • Managing the successful completion of project objectives.
  • Tracking, managing, and reporting project progress.
  • Managing the project team, resources, supporting processes, contractors and vendors.

Required Skills

  • Good communication and presentation skills

Education / Experience

  • Must have at least 7 years’ experience in Project management and experience related to production support activities.