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 a motivated individual to work as a Senior Project Manager with our credit-based financial software products that run on multiple platforms to work in our Houston, TX office. The ideal candidate will have a background in banking or loan servicing. The ideal candidate will have 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 mail, fax, or email your resume to:

Shaw Systems Associates
Employment Opportunity
6200 Savoy Drive, Suite 1000
Houston, TX 77036
Fax: 804-272-1727
Email: resumes@shawsystems.com