IBM Project Manager - Hybrid Services Technology in COLUMBIA, Missouri
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!
Your Role and Responsibilities
The Columbia Innovation Center is seeking a Project Manager. This position will be a client-facing position; therefore, both verbal and written communication skills are critical. The candidate must be able to learn quickly in a fast-paced environment. IBM PMs use skills and leadership competencies for team building, client relations, negotiation, decision making, problem-solving, and conflict management. In this role, ensuring scope, cost, schedule, and contractual deliverables are essential parts. You will apply techniques for planning, tracking, change control, and risk management. IBM project managers are on the frontlines every day; partnering with clients to help shape their projects every step of the way is our mission! If you feel this matches your skills, join us!
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
At least 6 months of IT Project Management experience
Basic knowledge in Microsoft Office suite and Project suite skills
Strong written and Verbal communication skills
Knowledge of techniques for planning, monitoring, and controlling projects
Microsoft Suite experience (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Microsoft Project experience
Knowledge of Agile methodologies
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Bachelor's Degree in Business/Management
At least 3 years of IT Project Management experience
At least 3 years of Microsoft Office suite and Project software skills
At least 1-year of Customer relationship management experience
Knowledge of Monitoring & Event Management
Knowledge of Tivoli ITM 6.x
Knowledge of Tivoli Netcool
Certified in PMP (Project Management Professional) and/or Certified in ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library)
About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!
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IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.
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