Title: Data Warehouse Project Manager Department: Information Services Req Number: 3534 Location(s): Oak Brook IL
Are you looking to be part of a growing Data Warehouse team that is delivering visible strategic solutions?
Looking for an organization that is the established leader in the industry?
We are looking to add a Project Manager to our team who can bring the right skills to the table and make a difference.
Specifically in this role you will be involved with but is not limited to, the following responsibilities specific to Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence:
Project Execution - Oversee the implementation of project plans and ensures that the different project management disciplines are adhered to (e.g., quality assurance, communications plan, change management plan, risk management, issue management, etc.). May be involved with managing multiple projects at different phases of the development lifecycle. -Participate in defining the project management standards, guidelines, and discipline for the Information Assurance department. -Collaborating with other team members and end users, Manages changes in project scope and resource requirements -Arrive at issue resolution through issue and risk management. -Collects and analyzes actual costs, time and scope to ensure delivery against the plan.
Project Planning -Assists with requirements gathering, analysis, and documentation of on-going business cases -Establishes an approach for implementing the business case for a project, by translating the business case into an implementation plan. -Define the quality assurance process that will ensure the overall quality and continual improvement of the project deliverables. -Prepare the communication plan for key messages, project updates, and key decisions that will be used throughout the project.
People/Relationship Management Plans for the people requirements and skill sets required to meet project goals. - Effectively supervise, manage performance, and ensure staff development for direct reports. - Build strong global relationships between teams
1. 7+ years of technology project management experience with working knowledge PMI methodology highly preferred 2. 5+ years of specific Data Warehousing/Business Intelligence project management with specific knowledge of DW/BI iterative development processes, procedures, and methodologies. 3. DW/BI Project planning and estimation - milestone based with detail work breakdown structures and resource loading 4. Project monitoring and status reporting 5. Risk management - constant project review to identify risks and deploys risk mitigation tactics 6. Quality Assurance management - overseeing the Quality Assurance team's execution of project specific process development and documentation, test planning, test data generation, test script development, integrated test execution 7. Change management - stakeholder management, shared expectations, communications planning, communications delivery and project health assessment 8. Business case preparation and management experience 9. Proven proactive communications skills to build trusting partnership with business clients, our direct technology team and other technology resources 10. Minimum of 10+ years of overall technology experience with concrete examples of project delivery.
- Experience with traditional, waterfall-type Software Life Cycle methodologies. - Knowledge of industry approaches from both a project and discipline standpoint with the ability to apply and articulate industry strategies to both I/S and Business partners.
Direct responsibility for managing the entire Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence Development Lifecycle. Development and implementation experience with one or more of the following technologies: - DW Databases (Teradata, Oracle) - ETL Data Integration Tools (Ascential, Informatica, Ab Initio) - BI Tools (Business Objects, Cognos, MicroStrategy)
- College Degree required - PMP certification or desire to obtain PMP certification strongly preferred
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