Project Manager

Location: Carlsbad, CA
Date Posted: 03-06-2018
We are seeking a Project Manager for a contract opening in Carlsbad, CA. Candidates must be willing to travel to client sites as needed. This opening is 6 months with possible extension and candidate's must work a 40 hour work week.
Location: Can be remote sometimes, but mostly 40hrs/week on-site in Carlsbad
• Yes, on-site is preferred, but the successful candidate may be able to work effectively remotely a few days a month. The customer does not want to set the expectation that this would be every week, though.
Travel: Travel to on-site project location is also expected as needed.
• Most likely remote sites for travel: Huntington Beach, CA; Roanoke, TX; Chicopee, MA...none of them are absolutely required, but may become useful.
Skills Summary:
1. Project Management - organized and independent, active leader, results-oriented (see more below)
2. Technical - implementation and support of basic enterprise IT solutions, ideally with depth and experience in IT infrastructure (see below)
3. Finance - basic corporate finance knowledge, budgeting, spend tracking,
Project Management:
4. Manages multiple medium to large-scale projects from beginning to end
5. Defines project scope and schedule while focusing on regular and timely delivery of value
6. Organizes and leads project status and working meetings; prepare and distribute progress reports
7. Manages risks and issues, removes roadblocks
8. Maintains project tracking, leveraging appropriate agile and traditional tools (JIRA, Project, Visio, etc.) and provides status to stakeholders
9. Communicates project status, deliverables, issues, and risks in a timely manner
10. Obtain and manage vendors and additional external resources as necessary to achieve project deliverables
Technical Expertise:
11. IT Infrastructure
a. Network: WAN (MPLS), Internet (Firewalls, SDWAN), Wi-Fi, MDF/IDF
b. Servers: x86/x64 HW, VMware/Nutanix, Windows Server OS
c. Client PCs: Windows and Mac OS & client apps, Wi-Fi/RF barcode scanners, Zebra printers, VPN 12. Enterprise Applications
a. ERP (Finance, HR, AP, AR, etc.)
b. CRM & B2C (eCommerce, consumer)
c. B2B (wholesale)
d. WMS (Manufacturing)
e. POS (retail)
13. Compliance
a. PCI
b. PII
c. SOX
Primary Duties: 
Work Shift:  The person will need to be on-site 40hrs per week for approximately 6 months in Carlsbad, should be able to run multiple projects of a medium size, and IT background, infrastructure knowledge is a plus.
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