Services Technical Project Manager IV at Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions in Durham, North Carolina

Posted in Management 9 days ago.





Job Description:

Job Title: Services Technical Project Manager IV

Introduction:

The Technical Project Manager for the Services Team will plan, schedule, monitor, evaluate and direct projects, ensuring they meet established time, cost and technical objectives. The Technical Project Manager develops and manages the project’s change control procedures and effectively utilizes all available methodologies and tools, culminating in client acceptance of results. The Project Manager conducts project progress reviews with client and account team personnel, providing contingency and problem resolution plans as required. Candidates should have expertise in translating IT requirements into solutions driven by detailed project plans via the use of Project Management disciplines.

Responsibilities:


  • Leads a delivery team for a large, complex project or multiple smaller such projects, requiring a broad scope of domain and discipline knowledge, with significant customer interaction.

  • Develops and manages project plan and resources.

  • Manages task assignments and conducts team meetings.

  • Communicates project status internally and with customer and conducts status meetings. Produces project documentation.

  • Monitors and controls project and manage day-to-day activities.

  • Identify issues and tracks to resolution. Manages Change Control.

  • Manages cost/schedule/resource variances.

  • Identifies opportunities to leverage existing assets (domain functionality, tooling, documentation) in new projects.

  • Interfaces with internal and external teams to ensure alignment of deliverables. Ensures client expectations are met/exceeded.

  • Collaborates with Partners on sales pursuits, including customer-facing presentations and demos, projects & resource planning, and estimates/budgeting.

  • Provides content for and/or reviews contracts (SOW's, PCR's)

  • Hosts internal knowledge-sharing sessions. Builds educational content for internal and external consumption. Identifies and documents new intellectual property (IP)



Required Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years of Software Development Project Management experience

  • Ability to work within a project team environment where results will be based on cooperation with and/or influence of others

  • MS Project experience

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Strong sense of urgency and driving issues to closure, with a focus on successful results.

  • Meets deadlines and produces high quality work

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize assignments

  • Strong relationship building skills

  • Experience gathering and documenting functional requirements

  • Customer facing experience

  • Services background

  • Strong interpersonal skills are critical in this customer-facing role

  • Experience managing custom software engagements

  • MCSE, MCSA certification a plus.



Preferred skills:

  • Experience in retail industry or equivalent experience

  • Experience with Point of Sale software development

  • PMP Certification or demonstrated plan to achieve



About the Company:

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions is a dynamic billion dollar global company based in Research Triangle Park, NC, providing retail store solutions to your favorite brands. Have you ever been in a hurry and made use of the self-checkout at Lowe’s Foods, earned fuel rewards at Kroger, or just paid for purchases at retailers such as Walmart, Michaels, Carrefour, The Gap, Calvin Klein, Boots, Cencosud, BJ’s, or Costco? These are just a few examples of our in-store solutions and impressive customer base that made us the world's installed market share leader.

The nature of retail is changing quickly, so if you share our 'Together Commerce' vision of a seamless two-way, participatory shopping experience, let’s get together to drive the new economy.

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc. offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package including the following:

  • Group health coverage (medical, dental, & vision)

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Pre-tax spending accounts

  • 401(k) plan

  • Company provided life insurance

  • Pet Insurance

  • Employee discounts

  • Generous paid holiday schedule, paid vacation & sick/personal days



EEO:

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer that evaluates qualified applicants without regard to age, ancestry, color, religious creed, disability, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation or any other protected factor. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should email benefits@toshibagcs.com to request an accommodation