• Sr IT Project Manager - Infrastructure

    Location US-TX-Carrollton
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(3 weeks ago)
  • Overview

    Company: G6 Hospitality

     

    POSITION SUMMARY

    This position is responsible for the analysis and management of Information Technology projects of all types and sizes using proven methodologies and management tools. The person must understand business objectives and utilize tools and resources necessary to deliver the solution. The person best qualified for this position will have a strong UML background (Use Cases, Operating Platform Models, Component and Deployment Models, etc.) while working in an agile environment.  This position will be responsible ensuring the teams are high performing with respect to Agile/SCRUM guidelines and best practices in a scaled agile framework.  This position is responsible for the overall design of the application and mapping the business requirements to system/technical requirements.

     

    About G6 Hospitality

     

    Whether you’re working at our headquarters in Carrollton or at one of our Motel 6 or Studio 6 locations, you have the unique opportunity to connect and leave a positive impact on those who visit us every day, in a real and meaningful way.

     

    As an iconic brand in economy lodging, we live to serve both our guest and our team members, equally. We seek out those who have a Heart for Service and a desire to grow with our organization. We provide our team members competitive benefits, in addition to leadership coaching and development opportunities through robust training and forums. Plus, with our Operation Next Step program we are committed to honoring and supporting our veterans and military spouses by creating opportunities to take that next step in their career with us.

     

    At G6, we work hard but we make sure to show our appreciation for our team members’ contributions during our CEO Awards, Team Member Appreciation Month, Veterans Day events, in addition to providing incentives for our frontline team members.

     

    If you have a service attitude, a desire to transform your career and have an entrepreneurial spirit, we look forward to having you join our team!  

    Responsibilities

    • Facilitate sprint planning, daily scrums, reviews and retrospectives.
    • Candidate must be organized and analytical
    • Adept at working in a cross-functional team environment
    • Develop, document and manage project artifacts for the project including but not limited to: schedule, milestones, process changes, test scripts, training documents and deployment plan
    • Team with Development to produce technical specifications for development and systems integration requirements
    • Empowers and supports the product owner in grooming and prioritization.
    • Identify system and process deficiencies and recommend solutions
    • Survey and consolidate feedback from SMEs in all phases of the project
    • Ensures that project costs are appropriately estimated, tracked, and managed throughout the project
    • Identifies significant risks to the project and defines actions necessary to mitigate them
    • Ensures that all material scope changes are identified, sufficiently analyzed, estimated documented and approved before related work is performed
    • Identify core business needs and document in concepts of Epics, and user stories
    • Decompose Epics, perform story analysis, and document the acceptance criteria and to understand the impact to other systems, projects, domains, and operational teams
    • Focuses on project communications such as status, tollgates, financial reporting, and resource coordination.
    • Ensures that all project deliverables and work products meet the necessary quality standards through checkpoints and acceptance criteria
    • Ensures the development teams are practicing the core agile Scrum principles of transparency inspection and adaption.
    • Ability to work with both field and corporate personnel to achieve needed results in improving the organizations’ effectiveness
    • Understand basic fundamentals of iterative development
    • Must demonstrate good judgment and pragmatic approach to delivering software that optimizes architecture activities across company needs, business constraints and technological realities
    • Knowledge of web-based systems architecture, service-based architecture, enterprise application architecture, or mobile
    • Experience managing expectations when balancing alternatives against business and financial constraints
    • Multi-task and prioritize workload and communicate with management on conflicts
    • Work with a high level of independence
    • Function in a fast-paced environment
    • Critical thinking to problem solve and provide innovative solutions
    • Ability to research issues using application knowledge and written documentation
    • Self starter that can take the initiative
    • Team player that works well in groups understanding and working through conflicting interests

    Qualifications

    • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS or equivalent preferred
    • Five years project manager experience with technology/business process projects with cross-functional teams
    • Must have strong application skills on a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation software (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Enterprise Architect a plus)Occasional holiday, weekend and evening hours are required
    • Strong organizational, planning, prioritizing, and administrative skills; ability to self-direct in a fast-paced, multi-task environment
    • Able to work with general supervision, and able to make quick decisions
    • Proven leadership and management skills
    • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. 
    • Comfortable and confident to communicate with all levels of Team Members: Executives, Department Heads and line level personnel

     

    To apply, please click on the application link, or send resumes to careers@g6hospitality.com

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