Remote Senior IT Project Analyst

Kforce Technology

Jacksonville Florida

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is currently seeking a remote Senior IT Project Analyst. This position focuses on technical projects related to the design, development, execution, implementation or maintenance of systems or software. In this role, the Senior IT Project Analyst will ensure that plans, activities and issues are tracked, project management processes and standards are followed and regularly reported to the Project Manager/Department Manager. Senior IT Project Analysts maintain the content of project/ work initiative plans and ensure the quality and integrity of project information. This role analyzes project/initiative work efforts to ensure schedule, scope and budget meet agreed to expectations, and provides trend analysis for continuous improvement. Essential functions of the Senior IT Project Analyst:
  • Ensure plan components are populated
  • Coordinate and facilitate requests for change to plan dates and tasks
  • Adjust plans/schedules and/or resources as directed by appropriate stakeholders
  • Assist department users with all project management tools
  • Facilitate planning and execution of projects by providing support in coordination of master schedule
  • Monitor project status and scheduling on weekly basis
  • Perform analysis of historical data trend analysis and re-projection
  • Notify appropriate stakeholders of tasks that are behind schedule
  • Alert appropriate stakeholders to issues raised by team members
  • Prepare cost estimates, project status reports and other related reports
  • Execute planning and reporting processes
  • Provide support in the development and maintenance of processes and templates
  • Coordinate management process meetings and prepare presentations
  • Participate in preparation of multiple project status reporting
  • Monitor and coordinate activities of a project/work initiative with team(s) to ensure that tasks and interdependencies are communicated, tracked and met


Job Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • HS diploma or GED required; Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience required
  • Working knowledge of the Project Management methodology, Strong research and analytical skills; basic project planning skills
  • Strong proficiency in current version of MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel or other equivalent tracking and documentation tools as appropriate
  • Basic proficiency using database tools
  • Demonstrated time-management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information in laymen's terms, both orally and in writing
  • Experience working in a rapidly changing environment
  • Demonstrated experience with data analysis
  • Demonstrated proficiency with project planning, research and analysis
  • Advanced proficiency in the current version of MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel or other equivalent tracking and documentation tools; solid proficiency using database tools
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the Project Management Body of Knowledge Basic project planning skills, solid research and analytic skills
  • Basic proficiency using database tools
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Remote Senior IT Project Analyst

Kforce Technology

Jacksonville Florida

United States

Information Technology

(No Timezone Provided)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client that is currently seeking a remote Senior IT Project Analyst. This position focuses on technical projects related to the design, development, execution, implementation or maintenance of systems or software. In this role, the Senior IT Project Analyst will ensure that plans, activities and issues are tracked, project management processes and standards are followed and regularly reported to the Project Manager/Department Manager. Senior IT Project Analysts maintain the content of project/ work initiative plans and ensure the quality and integrity of project information. This role analyzes project/initiative work efforts to ensure schedule, scope and budget meet agreed to expectations, and provides trend analysis for continuous improvement. Essential functions of the Senior IT Project Analyst:
  • Ensure plan components are populated
  • Coordinate and facilitate requests for change to plan dates and tasks
  • Adjust plans/schedules and/or resources as directed by appropriate stakeholders
  • Assist department users with all project management tools
  • Facilitate planning and execution of projects by providing support in coordination of master schedule
  • Monitor project status and scheduling on weekly basis
  • Perform analysis of historical data trend analysis and re-projection
  • Notify appropriate stakeholders of tasks that are behind schedule
  • Alert appropriate stakeholders to issues raised by team members
  • Prepare cost estimates, project status reports and other related reports
  • Execute planning and reporting processes
  • Provide support in the development and maintenance of processes and templates
  • Coordinate management process meetings and prepare presentations
  • Participate in preparation of multiple project status reporting
  • Monitor and coordinate activities of a project/work initiative with team(s) to ensure that tasks and interdependencies are communicated, tracked and met


Job Requirements:

REQUIREMENTS:

  • HS diploma or GED required; Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience required
  • Working knowledge of the Project Management methodology, Strong research and analytical skills; basic project planning skills
  • Strong proficiency in current version of MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel or other equivalent tracking and documentation tools as appropriate
  • Basic proficiency using database tools
  • Demonstrated time-management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information in laymen's terms, both orally and in writing
  • Experience working in a rapidly changing environment
  • Demonstrated experience with data analysis
  • Demonstrated proficiency with project planning, research and analysis
  • Advanced proficiency in the current version of MS Project, MS Word, MS Excel or other equivalent tracking and documentation tools; solid proficiency using database tools
  • Must have a thorough understanding of the Project Management Body of Knowledge Basic project planning skills, solid research and analytic skills
  • Basic proficiency using database tools
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.