Randstad Sr. Project Manager in New York, New York

Sr. Project Manager

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job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$80 - $85 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, September 14, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:576430

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  • Responsible for managing multiple development projects, development groups and/or application support functions for a business segment.

  • Provide technical solutions to business requirements and issues.

  • Adhere to development schedules and ensure the delivered product meets the technical specifications and design requirements.

  • Work with architects and development teams in helping elaborate the solution and translate them into design artifacts, specifications that the development team can understand and execute.


  • Oversees the development and implementation of multiple, complex, organization-wide systems.

  • Defines and manages resource requirements and allocations, monitors and improves quality, and ensures 'best practice' development techniques.

  • Works closely with client departments in development and implementation of application programs having impact on improving the business.

  • Advises application owners on the technology possibilities and requirements.

  • Assists in developing vendor statements of work, deliverables and SLAs

  • Defining best practices for team keeping long term vision in mind

  • Reports out the status of project(s) assigned

  • Ensure vendor performance and deliverables meet contract specifications

  • Accurate time accounting and reporting of own work

  • Promptly escalate issues, which affect product delivery and quality that are beyond scope of influence and report same to reporting manager

Required Experience

  • Minimum 8+ years of design and development experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as a manager or lead

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline

  • Understanding of Core Java and JavaScript, Design Patterns, Restful services architecture

  • Demonstrated ability to design scalable and resilient distributed systems

  • Demonstrated ability to understand, analyze, and apply abstract design concepts

  • Demonstrated interpersonal and consultative skills

  • Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Should be able to provide effort estimates and plan for required deliverables, projects

  • Strong experience in software quality governance

  • Excellent coordination skills to work with partners