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Bank of the West is seeking a strong IT Project Manager to join the Enterprise Data Services (EDS).   This position will entail organizing and leading IT projects as part of an enterprise Master Data Management (MDM) program in the Enterprise Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence technology domain.
Critical Skills & Experience:
  • PMP-certified Project Manager with >8 years of experience managing complex technology projects
  • 3+ years project delivery experience managing large or complex Master Data Management (MDM)/ Data projects as a Project Manager
  • Skills and knowledge acquired through participation in the delivery of data management/integration initiatives in each of the following areas:
    • Project Governance and Communication
    • Requirements Gathering
    • Systems Analysis/Design
    • ETL Development
    • Quality Assurance/Testing
    • Systems Integration
    • Change Management
    • Configuration Management
    • Release Management
  • Working or basic knowledge of Informatica Master Data Management or similar technologies
  • Demonstrable acumen with all Project Management Body of Knowledge Areas
  • Functional understanding of Enterprise Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence
  • Strong knowledge of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in a “waterfall” project execution environment coupled with the ability to adapt to a Waterfall/Agile hybrid approach
  • Clear, concise and timely communication skills, with proven ability to summarize information at audience-appropriate amount of detail
  • Expert-level skills with Microsoft Project & the Office application suite
  • Thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Through personal example, leadership, and the application of world class program/project management methodology, motivate project teams of data management professionals to produce the highest quality deliverables on time and on budget
  • Interface with business and IT executives, senior management to communicate project plan, deliverables status,  set and manage expectations
  • Produce and manage implementation plans defining scope of project, resource assignments, and timelines
  • Conduct regular status review meetings, and report project progress to senior leadership and project stakeholders
  • Drive for on-time delivery of all aspects of project
  • Consistently evaluate and improve the project implementation plan
  • Ability to think logically, communicate clearly, and be well organized
  • Creative problem solver, with proven ability to make progress in ambiguous situations
- Bachelor’s Degree required
- Master’s/Advanced Degree preferred
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