IT Project Manager
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IT Project Manager

On behalf of our client in the Banking Sector, PROCOM is looking for an IT Project Manager.

IT Project Manager- Job Description

  • Lead API engineering teams on delivering API management platform including gateway, portal, DevOps, self-serve and API design management.
  • Establish the major implementation milestone dates and check points inclusive of the technical solution, conversion and training aspects of the release
  • Develop & maintain project documentation throughout all stages of the project lifecycle
  • Drive cross functional coordination, identifying, documenting and bringing to resolution any critical issues and risks that may impact the agreed upon schedule, budget and scope.
  • Communicate the program status to a variety of levels (i.e. e.g., Program Leader, Project Team, Executives, Business Leaders, etc.) and recommend corrective action when necessary.
  • Coordinate product demos and prepare executive reviews.
  • Establish a successful working relationship with the project team, third-party resources, divisional business groups, internal and external customers.
  • Act as the primary technical and business point of contact for engineering product consumption intake estimation fulfillment.
  • Collect data and generate KPI report of benefits tracking, key performance indicators, chargeback and monetarization for engineering products.
  • Lead and manage financial planning and reporting, resource forecast, business case preparation and communication.
  • In collaboration with the functional / technical leads, ensure tasks and activities align to the project plan
  • Manage the project change request process and facilitate the approval process for requests as needed
  • Escalate unresolved issues to IT leadership in accordance with internal project policies

IT Project Manager- Mandatory Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM is preferred.
  • 10+ years in a product, program and/or project management role leading cross-functional teams in product development.
  • Agile, PMP, Scrum Master, Product or another Management-related certification
  • Solid applied experience on financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, preparing financial reports and contract negotiation.
  • Good knowledge of general financial analysis concepts such as margin analysis, ROIC, project evaluation.
  • Ability to create a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project.
  • Ability to determine the resources (staffs, time, money, equipment, etc) required to complete the project.
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of businesses and/or organizational practices and disciplines.
  • Strong presentation, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex ideas in easy to understand business terms to all levels of management including business analysts, technical resources, business and IT executive leadership.
  • Ability to effectively, and independently, manage multiple competing priorities with high attention to detail.
  • Assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization.
  • Ability to lead and work under pressure.
  • Ability to positively influence others to directly and indirectly lead large teams for success.
  • Ability to assess problem situations to identify causes, gather and process relevant information, generate possible solutions, and make recommendations and/or resolve the problem.
  • Self-motivated and proactive, with proven creative and critical thinking capabilities.

IT Project Manager- Nice to Have Skills

  • Prior experience on API & Microservices products or projects is a major plus
  • Prior experience on public clouds (Azure, AWS, GCE)
  • Experience managing large, highly complex software programs for consumer products at scale
  • Agile experience

IT Project Manager- Assignment Start Date

ASAP – 6 months to start

IT Project Manager- Assignment Location

Downtown Toronto

Job Requirements


Company Overview

For 35 years, Procom has been pushing the envelope in North American IT staffing solutions. Driven by a senior management team of seasoned recruitment professionals, we have offices in 14 locations in the US and Canada and service all major IT markets.

When we started out in 1978, tech jobs were just being integrated into the workplace. We have been a part of shaping the landscape of IT in Canada ever since, placing IT consultants in major businesses in all sectors, including banking, telecommunications, and retail.

Through all the peaks and valleys of the IT industry, we have consistently done one thing: helping IT professionals discover the next chapter in their career.

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