DXC Technology Senior Professional Project Coordinator in Any City, Texas
Supports one or more medium sized projects with low to moderate complexity. Assists in managing aspects of larger programs. Assists defining requirements and designing and implementing project modifications and development. Recommends changes or alternate paths as appropriate.
Essential Job Functions
Creates and implements project definitions, schedules, budgets, and objectives for one or more medium sized projects of low to moderate complexity. Participates in creating detailed statements of work and gains concurrence and approval from stakeholders regarding various project aspects and adjusts accordingly. Participates in delivery assurance reviews to ensure adherence to project management policies and procedures.
Assists in the staffing of projects. Organizes project team members to ensure communication and understanding of deadlines, assignments and objectives. Manages coordination between DXC teams and client teams. Reviews candidate profiles and provides input to hiring managers. Captures client requirements and keeps records of staffing process. Manages schedules and time coordination.
Works in conjunction with team members and stakeholders to manage changes to technical requirements, business requirements and schedule of the project. Provides input on possible changes needed based on current project status.
Manages client, company and project team expectations for agreed upon project performance by obtaining and providing project metrics. Recommends changes or alternate paths based upon performance and metrics.
Oversees assigned personnel for projects. Coordinates work assignments and provides direction about timeliness and completion of project objectives. Reviews timesheets and manages adjustments if needed. Addresses performance issues within prescribed guidelines. Provides performance input upon completion of project.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in business administration, information technology, engineering or related field preferred, but not mandatory.
Four or more years of experience in project management and/or administrative functions
Experience working with project management methodology such as Catalyst including budget development, project planning, control and assurance methodologies, project management software and finance and accounting concepts and practices is preferred.
Skilled in estimating and common productivity desktop tools
Good communication skills
Good leadership skills l
Creative thinking and problem-solving skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and switch between tasks quickly
Ability to manage small to medium sized projects
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to create and maintain formal and informal networks
Willingness to travel
Home Office environment
Frequent evening or weekend work and on-call work
DXC Technology is EEO F/M/Protected Veteran/ Individual with Disabilities