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Project Manager (58632624)
Location: Toronto, ON Category: Project Administrator/Analyst
Job Type: Temporary/Contract Reference: CA_EN_6_17450_58632624
Posted: September 06,2017 Salary: N/A

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Modis, on behalf of our client is looking for a Project Manager
Project Manager (58632624)
Contract Duration: (6 months)
Location: Toronto, ON
• Manage project to optimize delivery of the product increments aligned to business priorities, budget and timeframe constraints
• Collaborates with colleagues across the organization to get things done.
• Communicate project status with key stakeholders and between Agile labs
• Assess and manage risk, dependency and issue mitigation within project
• Maintain key relationships with the program manager, product owners, IT leads and operational subject matter experts to ensure strong alignment for optimal delivery
• Work with the client to facilitate the release of the newly developed application, including infrastructure and environments setup, application deployment and configuration, post release activities
• Engage with client stakeholders to execute rollout activities on time (e.g., trainers, support desk, IT teams etc.)
• Role model culture and adoption of Agile working practices
• Candid collaboration: willing to challenge and debate with passion and empowers and coaches the team to make decisions
• Coaching: Works with various members of the team to align to Agile processes
• Act and iterate: comfortable working with ambiguity, knows when is “good enough” and able to pivot quickly
Required Qualifications/Experience
• Strong IT Project management experience (project plans, reporting, risk and issues escalation, communication)
• Ability to structure and solve problems under ambiguity
• Sufficient IT knowledge/aptitude to interface with lab-based teams
• Experience and comfort delivering a project in true agile fashion, where some requirements are iteratively defined
• Experience coordinating resources from various teams in a matrix environment
• Experience liaising between teams using waterfall methodology on legacy systems and agile teams to meet product objectives
• Ability to inspire, motivate and drive execution
• Experience in data management related change programs within custodian, fund administrator or asset manager
• First experience with Agile methodology and concept
• Ability to communicate with impact
• Good understanding of IT architecture, data management and technology concepts
Please note that Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. Your resume will not be forwarded to any of our clients without your explicit permission. We thank all applicants, but only suitable applicants with the above qualifications clearly identified in their resumes will be contacted. Modis Canada is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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