Meridian Enterprises Corporation
  • 25-Sep-2017 to 31-Dec-2017 (CST)
  • IT
  • 63042, MO, USA
  • Full Time

Comprehensive benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, 401k, STD/LTD, vacation and sick time

Title:  Senior Project Manager

Business Platform:  Meridian Enterprises Corporation   

Location:  Hazelwood, MO


Job Description

Meridian Project Managers work closely with Loyalty & Incentive business teams to facilitate completion of client IT projects, as well as corporate product/platform development projects. This position is responsible for determining and documenting functional requirements to meet business needs, working with account management and development teams to determine appropriate solutions, and managing all project phases through delivery. 


Job Responsibilities

  • Define business requirements and translate into functional requirements.
  • Partner with IT developers to ensure a clear understanding of requirements.
  • Negotiate agreements when gaps in business needs and functionality are identified.
  • Manage the development and execution of project scope, timeline, issue/s resolution, documentation, communications, status reporting, and quality standards and review.
  • Develop and maintain overall project plans and timelines for assigned projects.
  • Manage project scope remaining focused on project cost, quality, and schedule.
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements.
  • Identify, manage, and mitigate risks.
  • Communicate and escalate issues/risks as necessary.
  • Review and manage subsequent project change requests, and manage change control process.
  • Communicate and escalate project changes if/when necessary.
  • Create tasks using JIRA tracking tool.
  • Drive resolution of Ops maintenance and break/fix tasks.
  • Work with account managers and IT developers to achieve on-time delivery by monitoring project milestones and developing contingency plans when required.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field or related work experience.
  • Five years minimum experience in:
  • Project management for IT development
  • Documenting business/functional requirements
  • Creating project plans and timelines
  • Successfully meeting deadlines
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Planning and organizing
  • Decision-making
  • Communication skills
  • Influencing and leading
  • Team work
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict management
  • Stress tolerance
  • Understanding of waterfall, agile and iterative project management methodologies
  • Process models/flows, business rules, issue logs, and test plans


Additional Information

  • Available to work evenings and weekends if/when client needs require such.
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule.
  • Available for occasional overnight travel.


Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Meridian will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.


Equal Opportunity Employer

Meridian is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.


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