IGT Project Manager III in Louisville, Kentucky
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees.
Position will be located in Louisville, KY.
OVERALL OBJECTIVE AND PURPOSE
To plan, coordinate and track the development of new or complex technologies and their applications. To be involved with project definition and implementation at the process level. To act as a key technical resource to projects to plan the scope of software delivery throughout the phases of the Software Development Lifecycle. To manage Business Analysis, Software Design and Development and Quality Assurance. Lead the estimation of software delivery efforts and costs, manage schedule and costs throughout software delivery, facilitate and lead software design and research efforts. Represent the Software Delivery Team in all customer and third party interactions. Independently applies a systematic, disciplined, quantifiable approach to the development, implementation and maintenance of software with the ability to lead software delivery engineers.
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Leads Software Delivery Team – Business Analysts, Software Engineers, Integration Engineers, Quality Engineers
Instructs and insures adherence to the methodologies and effective techniques for requirements analysis, design engineering, development methodologies, quality assuarance, software integration and release and problem troubleshooting and resolution.
Scope and develop software development plan and delivery schedule
Read, Evaluate and assist in the creation of Software Requirements Specifications
Lead Software Project Development team in developing and evaluating customer requirements
Lead Software Project Development team in defining, validating, designing, developing, verifying and implementing customer solutions
Initiate and lead engineering teams on development and delivery of new products
Initiate and lead engineering teams on innovation of existing products
Acts as technical resource to analysts, engineers and other project leaders. Effectively interfaces with other organizations of the company and acts as a liaison or contact point on both technical and non-technical matters.
Interfaces with other Project Managers to evaluate and report on Software Schedule, Software Cost Estimation, Software Budget and Software Integration with other aspects of project delivery
Expert Proficiency in Decision and Issue Management, Software Risk Management, Software Engineering Mgt., Software Engineering Process
Advanced Proficiency in Software Requirements, Software Design, Software Construction, Software Testing, Software Configuration Mgt., Software Release Process, Software Engineering Tools & Methods and Software Engineering Quality
Advanced knowledge of all areas of the system to be delivered
Bachelors Degree and 4 years project manager or relevant technology management experience. Degrees are preferably in Management Business, Computing, Project Management or Information Technology.
Project management experience with demonstrated success delivering projects on-time, within budget, in-scope and to stakeholders satisfaction
Demonstrated technical leadership
Must have advanced proficiency using MS Project and MS Office.
Preferred: Achievement of industry certification i.e. PMI CAPM or PMP, PRINCEII Foundation or preferably Practitioner, or equivalent. Should possess international experience implementing projects that required working with customers and/or vendors of different cultures/languages
IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged. IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.
In addition to our competitive benefits package, we offer employees a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, and free identity theft insurance.
IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit www.igt.com at http://www.igt.com/ .