Project Manager (Software development)

Location: Central Region
Job Type:test Temporary / Contract
Reference: JO-2101-10409

Job description:

  1. 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;
  2. Project Management (Scope, Budget and Schedule) including regular management reporting for maintenance and/or development projects;
  3. 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);
  4. Assist in the procurement of IT systems in a timely manner;
  5. Participate and manage in project activities such as Requirement Gathering, Acceptance Testing (User Acceptance Testing, Security Testing, Performance Testing), Training & Implementation;
  6. Review project deliverables. e.g. functional specifications, system test plan & results, user guide, operation manual;
  7. Plan and perform user acceptance testing;
  8. Assess service requests for enhancements and maintenance of systems;
  9. Ensure Service Level Agreements for projects and incidents are met;
  10. Identify potential project risks and its implication to the organisation and to recommend mitigating measures so as to manage the risks;
  11. 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 requirement:

  • Tertiary Education preferably in computer science or related field
  • Experience in managing IT systems and as 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
  • Result and customer oriented
  • Independent worker as well as 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
    • Hand-on experience in 1 full Agile project development cycle