Cybersecurity Project Manager (Contract-to-hire)

Devoted Placement LLC - Charlotte, NC

Cyber security Project Manager

Location: Charlotte, NC

This individual will lead and coordinate program related activities across several works streams within the Cyber security organization, reporting in to the Office of Cyber security as well as an initiative level Program Management Office (PMO).


• Creates appropriate project documentation, balances stakeholder needs, and effectively negotiates tradeoffs between scope, schedule, and budget
• Balances needs of multiple stakeholders
• Gains buy-in from groups who may be resistant to change
• Creates, manages, and understands impacts to project scope, constraints, and schedule
• Manages projects according to work plan
• Develops and routinely reassesses project budgets to account for variances and ensures accuracy
• Creates performance and status reports for relevant stakeholders
• Develops and manages project risk and issue management plans
• Utilizes available tools for identifying and tracking issues such as the Delivery Risk Assessment, risk workshops, and Clarity
• Develops project organization chart and governance structures
• Defines roles and responsibilities of team members
• Defines processes and standards around governance, communication, and quality
• Develops deliverable acceptance plans and criteria
• Identifies and develops strategy for changes in scope, schedule, and cost
• Develops strategic rationale for change including costs, benefits, tradeoffs, etc.
• Creates transition plan, identifies lessons learned, and applies the lessons learned to future projects
• Identifies and manages project and program interdependencies

Required Skills:

• 8 or more years of IT Project Management experience, preferably in the Cyber security industry.
• Experience managing project financials
• Working experience with Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint, Project)
• Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related fields)

Desired Skills:
• Excellent communication, negotiation, conflict resolution, and interpersonal skills
• PMP certification

  • · Ability to balance priorities across multiple supported work streams
  • · Financial Services industry experience
  • · Working experience with Clarity

Posted On: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

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