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Senior Project Manager - Technical, Remote Based
Location US-NJ-RemotePosting date 2 weeks ago(10/26/2018 10:35 AM)
Job ID 63468 Category Consulting Remote base US-NJ-Jersey City
Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
Job summary

Manage high-complexity projects to successful completion from initiation through delivery to closure. The Red Hat Consulting is looking for a ​Senior​ ​Project Manager to join the Project Management Office team in Jersey City, NJ. In this role, you will coordinate with cross-functional teams to complete distinct projects both on time and within budget. You’ll need to have substantial experience managing IT and software consulting projects and relying on traditional systems and software development methodologies, as well as practical experience with agile project management methodologies. This is a remote position with weekly travel to client sites and can be located anywhere in the North-Eastern Region of United States. within close proximity to an airport. Successful applicants must reside in a state where Red Hat is registered to do business.
Primary job responsibilities

Coordinate cross-functional team meetings (support, finance, sales, resource management, etc.)
Develop and effectively present and communicate content
Coordinate with the Resource Management Office (RMO) to manage project staffing requirements
Serve as a point of contact between the Consulting and Project Accounting teams
Support accounting activities as required, including obtaining copies of receipts for finance invoicing queries
Assist the Operations team with procuring sub​contractors when needed
Coach and mentor junior-level project managers
Maintain professionalism while problem-solving and resolving issues
Develop foundational knowledge of Red Hat’s technologies
Maintain an awareness of emerging Red Hat’s technologies
Required skills

Knowledge of specific industry project management and technical delivery methodologies, e.g., Project Management Institute (PMI) methodologies, system or software development, product development, or scrum
Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
10+ years of experience working as a project manager on IT-based projects
Ability to shape, inspect, and adapt culture
Demonstrated ability to motivate project team and individual contributors and mediate conflicts
Experience using various project management and agile tools
Excellent customer­-facing and internal communication skills   
Great written and verbal communication skills
Solid organizational skills, including attention to detail and ability to handle multiple priorities
Working knowledge of project management tools and methodologies

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About the company

Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, virtualization, storage, Linux, and middleware technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. And as the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat enables the creation of relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Red Hat is an S&P company with more than 70 offices spanning the globe, empowering our customers' businesses and mission critical IT demands.

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