Position: Project/Program Manager Big Data (Delhi/Mumbai)
We are looking for a skilled Project Manager to work in a rewarding and dynamic environment. The Project Manager will be responsible for creating clear and attainable project objectives, obtaining project resources, and managing cost, time and scope. He/she will plan, remove roadblocks, and lead communication among stakeholders and work with project teams to drive resolution to project issues. In addition, he/she will coordinate departmental or cross-functional teams, focused on the integration. The candidate should have previous work experience as a Project Manager with technical knowledge in upcoming technologies.
Project management responsibilities include delivering every project on time within budget and scope. He/she should have a background in business skills, management, budgeting and analysis.
Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
Ensure resource availability and allocation
Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
Meets financial objectives by forecasting revenue and cost proactively.
Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
Report and escalate to management as needed
Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
Perform risk management to minimize project risks
Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Knowledge, Ability and Skills
Big data project manager should have sufficient conceptual knowledge about below big data and analytics areas:
Hadoop, Hive and/or MapReduce.
Programming languages such as Python, R etc.
Natural Language Processing.
Should have handled Big Data, Storage Migration Projects
Advanced expertise in project management methodologies and techniques, including strong competencies in project planning, budget and time management, scope management, risk management, and change management.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to resolve interpersonal conflict, negotiate with stakeholders, and effectively interact and maintain working relationships with all levels of the organization including senior management and external stakeholders.
Excellent written and presentation skills to present program, and project plans to management and stakeholders.
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to plan, prioritize, schedule and execute multiple and diverse activities in order to achieve deliverables on time, and on budget. Ability to prioritize and delegate work appropriately as well as deal with changing priorities.
Ability to provide guidance and direction to less experienced staff.
Expert knowledge of Microsoft Project, as well as other office productivity tools (eg. Word, Excel and PowerPoint etc.
Skills and Qualifications
B. Tech in a related discipline, and 8-10 years experience in a Project Management role focusing on enterprise solution deployment
Experience documenting plans and designs with Microsoft Project and Visio respectively
PMP certification is a must
Salary: ₹ IT-Software / Software Services
Industry: Software Development
Location: Delhi NCR
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