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Software Implementation Project Manager in Newport News, VA at TECHEAD

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Description

Techead is seeking a Software Implementation Project Manager for a Direct Hire opportunity in Newport News, VA.  Successful candidate will manage large implementation projects for Fortune 500 clients.  This job will require up to 50% travel to client sites.

Position Qualifications:

  • Thrives on managing/motivating teams to meet deliverables

  • Enjoys working with the client and producing high quality results

  • Negotiates effectively with client and teams for a successful end result

  • Understands quoting, rating, underwriting, enrollment, policy administration, business processes, and how our software works and then

  • Previous Project Management experience managing software development and IT implementations, preferably in material distribution

    handling, manufacturing or processing environment.

  • Must be able to travel an average of 50%, with lows of 25% and heights of 75% depending on various phases of the project


  • PMP Certification

  • 8 years software development and implementation experience, from which at

    least 5+ years PM experience managing software development

  • Former experience as a developer

  • Able to communicate with business and technical stakeholders and c-level executives

  • Familiar with application programming, database and system design: Java /J2EE or C#/'NET application development

  • Relational databases (Oracle or MSSQL, MySQL)

  • XML, SOAP understands Internet, Intranet, Extranet and client/server architectures

  • Prior experience managing box type software implementation(s)

  • Prior experience managing IT projects with hardware implementation

  • networking, virtual environments

  • Experience managing a team of 6 or more

  • Proficiency in using more than one SDLC methodology

  • Experienced user of ALM tools and mentor to the project team

  • Competent with MS Project, Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent


  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Engineering,

    Business, or Communication

  • Prior experience with projects in production / manufacturing environments

    integrating Software applications with Automation systems and Controls

  • General data communications and network operating systems knowledge

  • Agile, Scrum Master Certification

TECHEAD's mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won't strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. For more information on TECHEAD please visit No second parties will be accepted.