Job Description

The purpose of this job is to manage projects and contribute to standard project management practices used throughout the organization in order to establish consistency on processes and methods across all areas of business.

Essential Functions
Manage projects according to the Project Management Office (PMO) Framework, which includes standard phases, approvals, communications and metrics across all projects
Conduct project scoping by analyzing, defining and understanding business requests, gathering requirements, collecting data and metrics, preparing budgets,defining process flows, performing risk assessment analysis and gathering time estimates
Participate in meetings to communicate with business and IT team members, provide updates and status, and guidance on standard project management processes
Provide feedback to the PMO on the use of the Project Management Framework and help identify improvements on an ongoing basis
Support and provide input to the ongoing PMO road-map as guided by the PMO Manager
Assist the PMO by helping identify value-add opportunities throughout the organization where the PMO can take the lead
Manage standard project management templates and framework components and participate in the ongoing improvements of these items
Manage risk and risk mitigation plans for assigned projects

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in business management, information technology, or related field 
Minimum one year PMO experience preferred
Minimum three years’ project management or general management experience required
Project Management Professional certification preferred

Specialized Knowledge
Knowledge of agile software development tools and techniques including Scrum and Kanban approaches
Working knowledge of programming techniques
Knowledge of root cause analysis (RCA) tools, brainstorming tools, and planning tools
Knowledge of basic IT structure and roles


5508 Lonas Rd
Knoxville
TN

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