Job Description

Reference # : 18-00662Title : IT Project Manager II
Location : Chicago, IL
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 04/23/2018 / 10/31/2018
Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects within the information technology department. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. May require a bachelor's degree and 5-8 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

- 5-8 years of IT Project Management experience required
- Project is in Crew Tech, specifically for pilots
- Will be rewriting the pilot user interface
- Tool is bidding software that uses pilot input to build monthly schedules
- Three-phase approach that will go on for 2-3 years
- Project is in the Envision phase
- Main IT Lead and most of the developers are seated in Houston, so the manager is comfortable with this resource sitting in either Chicago or Houston
- Travel required (40%) regardless of where resource is based - for development workshops, etc.
- Requires experience with Microsoft Project and PWA (Project Server)
- Must be patient, open to criticism without being defensive, polished, and professional
- Candidate needs to be flexible and agile in approaching their work

- Manager is open to reviewing non-local candidates

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