May 5, 2017

Senior Project Manager – Houston

Shaw Systems is a national software development company that has an established record of solid financial performance and an excellent reputation for providing quality products. We are seeking two motivated individuals to each work as a Senior Project Manager with our credit-based financial software products that run on multiple platforms. One position will work in our Houston, TX office, the other in our Richmond, VA office. The ideal candidate will have a background in banking or loan servicing and experience in customer oriented project management for service based projects in a matrixed organization.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the tracking and oversight of a service based software installation/development project. This includes managing budgets and schedule, forecasting weekly and monthly through project end, and resource allocation
  • As the central point of contact with a customer the project manager is required to manage customer expectations
  • Facilitate problem solving of complex software issues with subject matter experts
  • Provides project management advice and assistance to department management and personnel
  • Chairs various project review and pre-sale meetings and support
  • Assist in developing departmental plans, goals, objectives, policies and procedures

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience managing full life cycle software or software implementation projects
  • Strong working knowledge of PowerPoint and Word
  • Experience in the banking or loan servicing industry
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Project and Excel
  • A background in technical project management
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Problem Solving/Analysis

Preferred Education and Experience

  • PMI – Certified associate in Project Management (CAPM) (or equivalent)
  • PMI – Project Management Professional (PMP) (or equivalent)
  • Experience with Agile methodology
  • Knowledge of Confluence
  • Knowledge of Jira
  • Plus is knowledge of Visual Basic Scripting or XML or HTML

Travel: Up to 30% Travel – Domestic only


Please email your resume to: resumes@shawsystems.com