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Senior Project Manager - SaaS Implementation

Company: TECKpert
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: March 17, 2023

Job Description:

We are looking for a -Senior Project Manager - SaaS Implementation -to support our client based in Des Moines, IowaUS BASED CANDIDATES ONLY. - -This is a -Hybrid -position. -Who we areFounded in 2009 and headquartered in beautiful Miami, FL, TECKpert is a tech consulting and staff augmentation firm. - At TECKpert, we offer a contingent workforce built for any size digital transformation project. Experts in design, development, IT, analytics and marketing, provide innovative digital solutions to achieve success in our new economy. Our leaders identify the technical talent best suited to bolster our client's capabilities, across all industries, including, healthcare, government, finance, legal, real estate, and startups.The projectTECKpert seeks to hire -a -Senior Project Manager - SaaS Implementation -to support our client, a government agency based in Des Moines, IA. -This hybrid role is 2 days on site and 3 days remote. Seeking -a project manager experienced in large scale SaaS implementations and legacy system -modernizations to lead modernization of the Unemployment Insurance (UI) Benefits, Integrity and -Appeals system. Modernization of workforce systems is a -priority and weaim -to be a leader in these efforts. We are in varying stages of modernization of all legacy systems. Atthe forefront is UI Modernization, transitioning from an in-house legacy mainframe system to a vendor-supported and hosted SaaS product. When live, the modernized system will provide a contemporary,web-based system to submit and process UI claims while interfacing/integrating with existing systemsincluding UI Tax and Virtual One Stop, among several inter-agency data exchanges. The project is amulti-year effort, currently in the design/development phase. The vendor operates a hybrid modelapproach - classic waterfall for overall project delivery with agile methodologies for feature developmentand testing. The project manager will be responsible for developing/maintaining a master projectplan/timeline, resource management plans and communication plan, while monitoring overall projecthealth and reporting status to the EPMO Bureau Chief, IWD CIO and UI Leadership. The project managerwill lead a highly skilled team of BAs and lead SMEs responsible for system design, -interfaces/integrations, data conversion, single sign-on and testing. In coordination with the BAs leads, -the project manager must ensure timely planning and execution of all project areas to secure a timely -delivery. To be effective in this role, the project manager must have experience with large scale -modernizations and software implementations, with an emphasis on vendor management and strategic -planning. It is a requirement that the PM have experience with Organizational Change Management and -demonstrated ability to engage with project stakeholders, leading them through transformational change. Day to day, the project manager will hold meetings with vendor project managers to discuss project -progress, stand ups with internal team to track progress, schedule and facilitate varying design focused -sessions, and prepare metrics or status reporting to be shared with leadership.Compensation and Term -This opportunity is for a full-time, one year contract position with possible extensions with pay commensurate with experience up to $60.15/hour or $125,112/year. Medical, dental, vision and life insurance available after 30 days of hire. -Qualifications you needA successful -Senior Project Manager - SaaS Implementation -possesses or provides the following:---- Requires 10 years of experience leading large -scale technology -implementations, SaaS -implementations, system -modernizations--- Requires 10 years of experience managing project activities through the SDLC--- Requires 10 years of experience developing and managing detailed project -plan--- Requires 10 years of experience developing and -managing Project -Management Plan, Communication Plan,Resource Management Plan--- Requires 10 years of experience utilizing project -management tools: MS -Project, MS Visio, Kanban -Board--- Requires 8 years of experience facilitating project -team meetings, stand ups, -scrums--- Requires 10 years of experience demonstrating -excellent -written communication skills, including prepared status -reports and presentations--- Requires 8 years of experience demonstrating -ability to lead -stakeholders through major -transformation;organizational change -management--- Requires 10 years of vendor management ---- 5 years of PMP Certification - highly desired--- -5 years of CSM Certification - highly desired -Must be available for interviews tentatively on 9/26, 9/27, 9/28.Working with usWorking with TECKpert means more options. As new opportunities arise, you tell us what you think is a good fit for you. What industries interest you most? Do you prefer an on-location, 9-5? Or would you want a flexible schedule and remote work? We proudly offer a wide variety of roles. Many of our TECKperts enjoy coworking and skills training coupled with the stability of full-time employment. We believe TECKpert gives today's digital professionals an agile path to start and advance their career. All of our opportunities require at least 20 hours per week and can be one to twelve months in length. Choose the opportunity that matches your interest and desired cadence. -Powered by JazzHR

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