Project Manager

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Temporary / Contract
Reference: JO-2105-11612

Salary: Up to $8,000 / month
Contract duration: 12 months (extendable)
Nearest MRT: Outram Park

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Oversee, manage multiple vendors and external providers of ICT services, work with team members from application and infra teams, to deliver project on time and within budget;
  • Project Management (Scope, Budget, and Schedule) including regular management reporting for maintenance and/or development projects
  • Ensure that projects are executed based on the project plan to meet identified business needs, within agreed parameters of cost, duration, and quality within the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Assist in the procurement of IT systems in a timely manner
  • Participate and manage in project activities such as Requirement Gathering, Acceptance Testing (User Acceptance Testing, Security Testing, Performance Testing), Training & Implementation
  • Review project deliverables. e.g. functional specifications, system test plan & results, user guide, operation manual
  • Plan and perform user acceptance testing
  • Assess service requests for enhancements and maintenance of systems
  • Ensure Service Level Agreements for projects and incidents are met
  • Identify potential project risks and its implication to the organization and recommend mitigating measures so as to manage the risks;
  • Understand the IT management policy, quality management policy, and security guidelines to ensure the development processes, procedures and system are designed to comply with these policies and guidelines.
Job Requirements: 
  • Tertiary Education preferably in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience in managing IT systems and as a project manager or project leadership role
  • Completed at least 2 projects Software Development Life Cycle
  • Experienced in managing both internal project team and vendors 
  • Strong project management skills with good analytical skills 
  • Affluent in presenting to management as well as working with users within Ministry 
  • Result and customer-oriented 
  • Independent worker as well as a team player
  • Good written, verbal communication, presentation, and negotiation skills
  • Good interpersonal skills, capable to maintain good rapport with business users
  • Self-motivated and exemplify a pro-active approach to problem-solving 
  • Able to work within tight timelines - good time management skills 
  • Adaptability and ability to multi-task and perform well under pressure in a fast-paced environment 
  • Advantageous to have: 
    • Understanding in Government Commercial Cloud (GCC) 
    • Possession of Project Management Certifications, such as CITPM, PMP or PMI-ACP
    • Hands-on experience in 1 full Agile project development cycle