Exelon Principal IT Project Manager in OAKBROOK TERRACE, Illinois

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Lead and manage IT staff and resources in accordance with IT Business Plan. Provide oversight for planning and managing scope, schedule, and budget for defined deliverables in accordance with IT Project Management standards for projects and subprojects.

  • Lead and manage all aspects of IT projects and associated system integrators to deliver projects of low to high complexity. Set deadlines, assign responsibilities, monitor project progress, and maintain proper oversight for issue resolution and escalation

  • Interface with external and internal stakeholders to coordinate project requirements

  • Primary communicator with the sponsor and key stakeholders on project issues, including executive level and interdepartmental presentations

  • Evaluate performance and provide coaching for IT personnel. Participate in career development and succession planning processes. Promote diversity and foster teamwork, collaboration, and a learning organization. Provide input on development and retention processes for IT employees.

  • Maintain current business knowledge/acumen, including application of technology solutions to deliver business results.

  • Work with business partners on business case development and pre- project assessments for approval of IT projects

  • Evaluate performance and provide coaching for IT personnel. Participate in career development and succession planning processes. Promote diversity and foster teamwork, collaboration, and a learning organization. Provide input on development and retention processes for IT employees.

*POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum:*

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline and at least 8 years experience in area of technical specialty; or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

  • Appropriate technical skills.

  • Strong knowledge of business practices and processes in Project Management and area of specialty.

  • Experience leading and managing IT projects or sub-teams and knowledge of IT project management.

  • Experience leading and managing technical personnel.

  • Strong judgment and excellent analytical ability.

  • Excellent communications skills and ability to work effectively with all levels of IT and business management and with vendors.

  • Experience managing budgets for functional area of responsibility.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification


Preferred:*

  • Graduate Degree

  • Familiarity with Real Time systems (SCADA, OMS, GIS, PI)

Job Information Technology - Staff

Organization: BSC Information Technology

Title: Principal IT Project Manager

Location: IL-OAKBROOK TERRACE

Requisition ID: 215343