Project Manager (execution)
Prosum Technology Services - El Segundo, CA

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Project Manager Job Description (Execution)

DIRECTV is looking for a full-time, professional project manager to join the Engineering Program Management Office (EPMO) to lead technical, cross-functional projects. The EPMO is responsible for the delivery of DIRECTV’s entertainment products and the backend systems that power them. As a member of this team, you will launch exciting new features on the big screen, mobile devices, and the web for millions of DIRECTV customers to enjoy. You will collaborate with the product management, business, IT, and engineering teams to deliver these projects to defined scope, schedule, and budget.

Responsibilities
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Lead successful project delivery within agreed upon scope, schedule, quality, budget, and resources.
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Act as primary liaison between the business and consumer software, consumer hardware, broadcast systems, infrastructure, and operations engineering teams.
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Plan and track project milestones, work breakdown structure, tasks, timelines, work progress, budget, changes, and allocation of internal and external resources.
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Perform risk assessment, response planning, creation of mitigation strategies, and escalation of issues.
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Capture changes to the project scope, schedule, budget and resources for input into change management process.
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Run regular project status meetings to clearly prioritize tasks for teams, ensuring all project health metrics and key performance indicators are tracked accurately.
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Communicate project information to PMO, project stakeholders, cross functional departments, external agencies, and outside vendors using executive reports.
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Facilitate transition of completed projects to operations and run post mortems.
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Manage multiple concurrent projects.
Education & Experience
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Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
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Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Information Technology.
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8+ years of engineering project management experience
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Expert in Microsoft Project with High Proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.
Skills
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Excellent leadership skills with the ability to effectively drive large teams and build collaborative relationships.
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Powerful oral, written and presentation capabilities adapted to clearly and concisely communicate to executive, business, and engineering team audiences.
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Discipline to abide by EPMO methodology even when faced with strong opposition.
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Composure in high stress situations.
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Effectively manage time to focus on what is important and to delegate appropriately.

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