Project Manager III

Kansas City, Missouri Valorem Reply, US - Microsoft Full Time

Valorem Reply is an award-winning digital transformation firm focused on delivering data-driven enterprise, IT modernization, customer experience, product transformation and digital workplace. Through the expertise of their people and power of Microsoft technologies, they provide hyper-scale and agile delivery of unique digital business services, strategic business models and design-led user experiences. Their innovative strategies and solutions securely and rapidly transform the way their clients do business. 

The Project Manager III is responsible for the overall management and administration of technical consulting engagements throughout the project lifecycle. You are accountable for schedule, risk management, communication, scope, budget, client satisfaction, team satisfaction, project quality, and ensuring the team follows established processes and delivery methodologies. You must understand SDLC and be able to lead your team in all phases of the SDLC. You may use agile, waterfall, or hybrid methodologies and will work with teams that are cross-functional, global, and virtual. 

Responsibilities

  • Understand client goals, constraints, scope and expectations; articulate project purpose and vision to the team; ensure the team delivers functionality that aligns with client goals and purpose and solves client business problems
  • Work with stakeholder(s) to establish a road map and Coordinate with internal and client stakeholders to identify and manage risk and dependencies  
  • Establish and manage a staffing plan, budget, and delivery plan 
  • Manage assigned work and resources
  • Establish and follow internal and client communication plans; Provide meeting agendas, meeting notes, status reports, and business report
  • Monitor delivery, capture success metrics, and report on progress and proactively identify risks and issues and articulate options or next steps 
  • Manage UAT testing and release internally and with clients 
  • Assist with the development and creation of statements of work to support the growth of the project  
  • Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Systems, Business, or a related field  
  • 5 years technical project management experience
  • 2 years' experience using modern technologies
  • Willingness to Travel Up to 10% if needed onsite at client
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiar with Microsoft ecosystem
  • 3 years of experience in the professional services industry  
  • CSM - Certified Scrum Master
  • 2 years' experience as a software engineer using modern technologies
  • Kansas City, Missouri

    Project Manager III