Project Manager

Cognizant Technology Solutions - Plano, TX

Full-time
We have an urgent opening for a Project Manager in Plano, TX. Candidates willing to join in a short notice may apply.

Job Description

Must Have Skills:
Hands-on Technical PM with following skills
Operations Lead tracks delivery and other metrics and ensure there is conscious effort on continuous improvement to drive better value from scrum teams
  • 10-12 years of overall IT experience with at least 4 years of project management experience
  • Able to manage portfolio of applications while leading both support and development projects
  • Well versed with java/j2EE/relational db and have previous experience in leading the project teams
  • Should be aware of support needs and lead role
  • Good communication must as this is a client facing role
  • Able to manage client communication and escalations
  • Ability to work and drive multi-cultured teams in Onsite-offshore model using agile/scrum methodology
  • Ability to manage project budgets and track invoices etc.
  • Knowledge of cloud will add weightage
Employee Status : Full Time Employee
Shift : Day Job
Travel : No
Job Posting : Sep 21 2019

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