Login


New to IMS? Register Now

Forgot Your Password?

Technical Project Manager

Toronto
Job Order: MG-6887

Job Description

The Technical Project Lead will work with multi-disciplinary teams comprised of business area, technical and corporate support resources, both functionally and virtually, through a matrix organization model, all aligning to the plan.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works with Project Team(s) on ITS Product Delivery projects and will participate in the establishment of the overall project charter, success criteria and detailed objectives and performs the following activities:
    • Share technical expertise with project team
    • Lead to the successful execution of the Technical components of the projects 
    • Participate and collaborate to all initiation and planning/scoping activities for projects as assigned, as well as the detailed maintenance, gating and control of all project activities through execution and implementation following company project management practices.
    • Participate in the establishment and maintenance a resource plan, budget, forecasts and reporting.
    • Secure the provision of required technical support that align with overall project and align with other business area and corporate support resources for the assigned project.
    • Participate to appropriate management of risk, schedule, scope and budget.
    • Participate in setting management goals for project activities and the project specific workload of technical staff with tangible work plans, which will include collaboration with managers/supervisors of staff assigned to the project for a period of time.
    • Anticipate potential problems and recommend corrective measures and action.
    • Ensure staff development by mentoring staff, providing effective performance feedback and ensuring that there are opportunities for skills development.
  • Liaises with internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment with scope, deliverables and other matters related to the project and ensures outstanding technical issues are addressed appropriately in a timely manner.
  • Work closely, with Project team or the Project Management Office (PMO), when appropriate, and experts either within or outside the organization. 
  • Consults with and keeps project and functional area authorities informed of all progress and/or issues that are hindering issues.
  • Escalates issues and problems as necessary to the PMO, and /or project team. 
  • Uses the company project management standards including project management methods, tools, and templates to develop, monitor and track operational plans, budgets, and work plans. In compliance with the company corporate reporting requirements, provides documentation regarding project progress and change requirements at the specified monthly/quarterly frequency.
  • Reports on project progress and project deliverables versus. plan and expectations and produces project artifacts to provide information on overall project health.
  • Ensures acceptance of project deliverables.

 

Knowledge and Experience

  • Graduate degree in a relevant discipline (computer science, engineering and/or Business Administration or related).  An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Five (5) years of managing medium to large scale Projects/Programs/Development management of technical solutions.  Experience with projects having a significant Information Technology focus, content and deliverables.
  • Demonstrated experience in the planning of enterprise-wide information technology solutions (web, data, architecture, applications and/or infrastructure including security) is a strong preference.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with the development and maintenance of project management artifacts and software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies and approaches.
  • Project Management Certification/PMP is preferred.
  • Proven ability to achieve results on time and within budget.
  • Highly developed facilitation, consultation and negotiation skills; strong time management.
  • Strong knowledge of the health care industry and work experience with health care and not for profit environments would be an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively in a matrix management structure.
  • Strong written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Project is mandatory.
  • Fluency in both official languages is an asset.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements (occasional inter-office trips) as required.
DATE POSTED 2016-10-03

Shown below are the latest jobs from this category.

Server Administrator

Montreal
Job Order: MM-6997
Job Description: Provide technical expertise and works autonomously; Establish and implement policies, procedures, and technologies to ensure server security; Serve as the cornerstone for escalating server issues; provide timely response to customer escalations; Plan and implement server upgrades, maintenance fixes, and vendor-supplied patches; Monitor and test system performance and provide...
DATE POSTED 2019-04-09

Software Developer

Toronto
Job Order: SE-7003
Job Descriptions:   Designs and develops new software and modifies and enhances existing software for clients’ systems, and for the company base software. Communicates directly with the clients to ensure that requirements and specifications are understood fully. Reviews completed software designs or prototypes with clients. Tests software and ensures that completed work correctly...
DATE POSTED 2019-03-06

Sr. IT Administrator

Markham
Job Order: GD-7007
Job Description: Manage daily IT operations at company headquarters and branch offices including general technical support (Helpdesk support, tele/video conferences, WebEx meetings, photocopier and fax machines, unified communications systems, etc.), data backup/recovery, vendor management, system monitoring and access control. Participate in the development, maintenance, and monitoring of...
DATE POSTED 2019-03-28

EndPoint Infrastructure Administrator

Montreal
Job Order: MM-7008
Job Description: •    Plan and implement end point & server upgrades (SCCM), maintenance fixes, and vendor-supplied patches; •    Establish and implement policies, procedures, and technologies to ensure end point security; •    Monitor and test system performance and provide performance statistics and reports; •  ...
DATE POSTED 2019-04-09
Warning

Please, enter a valid value

Thank you.

Your password successfully changed.