IT Project Manager

Location: Midland, MI (48640)
Company: Dow Chemical
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 2 days ago

Dow is seeking innovative and driven individuals who are interested in being considered for IT Project Manager positions that will become available throughout 2022! These roles will primarily be located in Midland (MI, USA), Houston (TX, USA), or Shanghai (China) with remote work flexibility (hybrid work schedules) typically available.

*This is not a hiring requisition. The intent of this sourcing requisition is to build a talent pool for IT Project Manager positions at Dow that will become available throughout 2022. If you are interested in being considered for IT Project Manager positions at Dow, we encourage you to apply to this requisition and Dow recruiters will reach out to you directly as openings become available that may match your skills & experience

The IT Project Manager is responsible for leading cross functional project teams that deliver business process and IT solutions. Leads project planning and management throughout the project lifecycle including the overall delivery of the solution into a successful support model, and is accountable for budget, contingency planning, scope, issue and risk management. Helps improve productivity, streamline business processes, help make better business decisions and enhance customer relationships.

Job Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Determines the project approach and schedule, develops and reviews estimates and estimating assumptions, and creates project plan and tracking metrics throughout all phases (Design, Build, Test, Implement, etc.).
  • Manages the overall schedule for project delivery.
  • Measures and monitors progress, including phase reviews and deliverable reviews and sign-offs.
  • Manages dependencies across projects in the program as well as integration with other projects.
  • Manages relationships with all suppliers and subcontractors on the project (monitor progress/adherence to schedule).
  • Works with teams on quality assurance process, manages budget forecasting and cost control for the project, manages project issues, risks and contingency planning and escalates as required.
  • Ensures project follows methodology/approach to deliver solution and supports teams on scope change request and schedule implications.
  • Performs budget, scope, issue, and risk management tasks by estimating information technology project costs and working with external service providers and processes.
  • Completes project performance reports.

Additional Skills & Abilities:

  • Proven knowledge and experience across multiple programs, work processes and I/T application areas.
  • Proven ability to work effectively and leverage technology to manage virtual project teams.
  • Strong interpersonal effectiveness and facilitation skills.
  • Knowledge and experience with program management.
  • Proven skill and experience with risk and issue management.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or a minimum 8 years of relevant work experience or relevant military experience at a U.S. E6 rank or Canadian Petty Officer 2nd Class or higher.
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant work experience.

For U.S. Applicants: A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A degree discipline in Computer Science, Information Systems or other technical related field.
  • Six Sigma certification.
  • Certified Scrum master or experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Project Management Professional certification.

Dow Offers:

  • A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay, variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company performance, and comprehensive benefits
  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth
  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world
  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth. The Company's ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration with our partners. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in 2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries.

Web Reference : AJF/356048984-202
Posted Date : Sun, 26 Jun 2022

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