Technical Project Manager Job Description

Synchrony Systems has been helping companies modernize their legacy, mission-critical applications for over 20 years. We are putting an end to legacy IT software as we know it with our groundbreaking Modernization Lifecycle Platform (MLP), a scaleable, cloud-based platform or managing and executing modernizations of legacy IT applications and the continuous upgrade of modern applications.

You will be joining Synchrony at a key point in its growth as Synchrony is experiencing global demand for our expertise and technology. The successful candidate will be a key hire and is expected to significantly contribute to the company's on-going success.

Technical Project Manager

As the lead Project Manager for Synchrony Systems, you will be responsible for successful project delivery of Synchrony engagements. The successful candidate will provide hands-on leadership and direction to the technical project team as well as manage client relationships. This is a hands-on consulting delivery role. You will be responsible for tracking and reporting related results and continue to hone the projects so that they meet or beat customer expectations.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in the project management of software and services as well as excellent process development skills. You must possess a blend of business and technical savvy and be comfortable working directly with engineering teams—you will be responsible for managing, measuring, reporting and iterating all processes associated with the software development life cycle across multiple projects and multiple customers.

Responsibilities

  • Manage project deliveries and schedules to ensure the successful completion of all projects, as well as internal product development features and enhancements

  • Lead all phases of project work through pre-sales, proposal development, and solution delivery activities; staffing and managing consultants who will be organized in engineering, systems integration, training, and testing teams

  • Drive the development task level project plans; requirements management; communications management; contract management; financial management; issues and actions management; risk management; and resource management.

  • Ability to develop and maintain project documentation to specifically address project scope, deliverables, project plans, cost tracking, resource usage, issue tracking and status reports

  • Develop effective business process improvement initiatives

  • Develop metrics and measurement process to evaluate timeliness and quality of deliveries

  • Build positive relationships and trust over time through strong on-time delivery, high quality, continuous innovation, and by exceeding expectations

Requirements

  • 6+ years of experience as a Project Manager

  • Ability to create project plans and manage to them, develop and monitor project schedules and timelines to identify and meet critical milestones

  • Experience managing multiple projects with competing priorities

  • Ability to interact with diverse groups of technical and non-technical staff

  • SCRUM Master with expertise in leading projection management and tracking tools

  • Razor-sharp attention to detail, unwavering commitment to quality

  • Motivated self-starter, ability to work well independently, good problem-solver, and strong analytical and organizational skills.

Telecommute position but may require some travel to end-user client locations. Salary commensurate with experience. Full benefits package is included.

To apply, please send your resume to hr@sync-sys.com.