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Project Manager


This is a Contract position in Ottawa region, ON posted August 9, 2017.

Job DescriptionProject Manager Position Description CGI currently has an urgent requirement for an Intermediate Project Manager for an opportunity in the Ottawa area. Our client requires project management expertise to coordinate the overall project delivery of technology modernization initiatives comprising, but not limited to, decommissioning of applications, analysis and development of Roadmap for the review, integration and consolidation of data and system capabilities, as well as support to IT Application Portfolio Management. The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience: Your future duties and responsibilities Manage several Project Managers, each responsible for an element of the project and its associated project team. Manage the project during the development, implementation and operations startup by ensuring that resources are made available and that the project is developed and is fully operational within previously agreed time, cost and performance parameters. Formulate statements of problems; establishes procedures for the development and implementation of significant, new or modified project elements to solve these problems, and obtains approval thereof. Define and document the objectives for the project; determine budgetary requirements, the composition, roles and responsibilities and terms of reference for the project team. Report progress of the project on an ongoing basis and at scheduled points in the life cycle. Meets in conference with stakeholders and other project managers and states problems in a form capable of being solved. Prepare plans, charts, tables and diagrams to assist in analyzing or displaying problems; work with a variety of project management tools. Project sign-off. Perform transfer of knowledge, through written and verbal methods; Provide training and guidance to team members; Project Schedule and work plans describing activities to be executed Project Management deliverables, templates and compliance checklists Weekly Status reports including schedule and contractor cost updates Project management plans and related documentation Knowledge transfer Plan Training Plan and training courses material Required qualifications to be successful in this role -The proposed resource must have either: 1.A university degree in a computer software development discipline; OR 2.A two-year college diploma in computer software development discipline and a minimum of 2 years of experience in computer software development; OR 3.A university degree in any field and a minimum of 5 years of experience in computer software development ; OR 4.A minimum of 15 years of experience in computer software development. -The proposed resource must have a minimum of 5 years of experience for the specific Category of Personnel, specializing in client/server architecture, based on Sybase’ PowerBuilder (using either an Oracle or Sybase database) or BI Tools Suite. Build your career with us. It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this changesupporting our clients digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities. At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create. Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world. Learn more about CGI at No unsolicited agency referrals please. CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.