IT Project Manager (Workday LMS)

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Eagle is currently seeking an IT Project Manager (Learning Management) for a one (1) year contract opportunity, scheduled to begin in September.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Managing all aspects of one (1) or more small projects concurrently from initiation through closure;
  • Developing, selling, and implementing comprehensive project plans, encompassing project team structure and resource assignment, implementation, testing and training plans, creation of a control plan identifying both business process metrics and IT platform quality requirements and ensuring successful transition to support and maintenance teams;
  • Owning all project risk; including time, budget, and scope, and the associated plans to contain and/or mitigate risk;
  • Identifying critical path decisions, making recommendations and influences program leaders and business process owners to maximize project payback;
  • Managing daily activities, issue resolution and communication across project execution teams in order to deliver projects on-time, on-budget, as-requested by customer;
  • Complying with Project Methodology, providing accurate, complete, and timely project reporting;
  • Developing and executing the end-to-end project plan including scope definition, planning, milestones, resource management, schedule management, critical path items, and interdependencies to deliver the project effectively, on schedule and on budget;
  • Identifying interdependencies and risks and establish mitigation plans;
  • Managing the financials and forecasting of the project against budgets;
  • Creating control plan(s) that identify business process metrics and IT platform quality requirements ensuring successful transition to support and maintenance team;
  • Developing comprehensive status reports and provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders about strategy, adjustments, and progress;
  • Managing contracts with vendors and suppliers responsible for developing LMS framework and implementing Workday LMS by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables;
  • Utilizing industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution;
  • Building and maintaining collaborative relationships with stakeholders to align on key objectives and manage expectations; and,
  • Managing team members and hold them accountable to delivering results as expected on the project.
Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:
  • A BS Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or HR Advanced Degree with emphasis in Technology, or related technical discipline or equivalent;
  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent;
  • Seven (7) to ten (10) years IT experience including project management or equivalent;
  • Experience with process quality methodology;
  • Experience with two (2) or more core infrastructure technologies (compute, network, database, etc.);
  • Demonstrated project management skills including project initiation, scoping, resourcing, scheduling, budgeting, risk management and communication;
  • Project management experience in North American environments;
  • Awareness of and ability to deliver compliance requirements;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to interface and influence at all levels in the organization;
  • Demonstrated ability to excel in a North American matrix organization;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Experience managing multiple work streams and multiple initiatives while controlling risks and managing budget;
  • Experience working with vendors; and,
  • Experience with Workday is highly desired.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: August 26, 2020
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 67534
  • Location: Calgary AB