Project Manager: 19-00153

Foster City, CA 94404-2775

Posted: 01/10/2019 Job Category: Project / Program / Product Management Job Number: 11748264
Women Back to Work (WBW) candidates will also be considered for this position.

Akraya is looking for a Project Manager for one of our clients. If the job description below is a fit, please apply directly or call Varun at (408) 907 6419). If this position is not quite what you’ re looking for, visit akraya.Com and submit a copy of your resume. Our recruiters will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many clients.

Primary Skills: Project Management, MS Office, MS Project, Risk Management
Duration: 08+ Months
Location: Foster City, CA
Contract Type: W2 Only

Responsibilities:
  • Highly capable project manager is needed to support new product launches with clients client.
  • This is a client-facing, project management role in which some technical expertise would be a plus.
  • The main function of this position is to plan, direct, and coordinate activities necessary to launch a new product with clients client.
  • Coordinate and direct the integration of technical and marketing activities for multiple assigned projects.
  • Responsible for planning, executing, tracking and managing schedule, and scope of projects.
  • Present and explain technical solutions to clients in a manner that allows project efforts to move forward to reach launch dates.
  • Identifies and manages the risks associated with projects to achieve project success.\
  • Uses business and technical knowledge to implement solutions to impediments, keeping projects on track.
  • Work closely with other departments and partners to ensure on-time delivery of critical deliverables.
  • Present and explain technical solutions to clients in a manner that allows project efforts to move forward to reach launch dates.
  • Co-ordinate and consult with customers to prepare and document project requirements.
  • Manage all project-related issues and oversee all project deliverables.
  • Handling project status reporting at the team level as well as for managers and clients.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelors or Masters with STEM major (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) or Business Major.
  • Minimum 5-7 year' s professional project management experience required.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment with minimal supervision.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, attention to detail and interpersonal skills required.
  • Strong ability to work independently and manage one' s time in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of competency and accuracy.
  • Strong knowledge of computer software, such as MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, etc. Required.
Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Varun at (408) 907 6419

About Akraya

Akraya, Inc. Is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “ Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.Com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

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