Location: Henrico, VA
Posted: 11/21/2019
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Project Manager

Richmond, Virginia

Can UDig It? 

UDig is a technology consulting company with expertise in Software Engineering, Data Enablement and Advanced Insights. We partner with clients to provide solutions that resolve business challenges. People join our team because they are excited to have an impact on the future of our organization, passionate about delivering meaningful results, and energized by solving complex problems. Oh, and they like working with other driven, smart and authentic people in a work hard/play hard environment.

How Things Go Down as a Project Manager

A typical day might entail:

  • Managing delivery of assigned projects by keeping track of scope, schedule and budget 
  • Working with core client stakeholders to communicate effectively on project status 
  • Identifying opportunities by working with the technical delivery teams so that we can continue to partner with our clients 
  • Working on internal UDig projects
  • Helping the team decide our next 'proof of concept' initiative
  • Sharpening your skills through UDig-provided training
  • Taking a moment to unwind in our recreation room where you'll find a putting green, bball games and competitive ping pong matches?
  • Earning cred amongst your peers through fun challenges throughout the year, whether finishing the 1500-piece puzzle in the common area, making the closest guess of what a pumpkin weighs or competing in a peanut butter taste test on National Peanut Butter Day

Sound Interesting? Here’s the Technical Piece.

Below are a few boxes you should be able to check if you’re interested:

  • Proven ability to effectively influence decision makers, win trust, present technical ideas and high-level concepts and solutions to audiences with varying degrees of technical knowledge?
  • Coordinating with cross discipline team members to make sure that all parties are on track with project requirements, deadlines, and schedules 
  • Facilitate project meetings to ensure alignment, identify risks, clarify scope and resolve issues. 
  • Ensure project team is creating deliverables that adhere to our quality standards 
  • Develop and present executive level status reports 
  • Establishing effective project communication plans and ensuring their execution. 
  • Create and monitor change requests to ensure that all parties are informed of the impacts on schedule and budget 
  • Coordinating the development of user manuals, training materials and other documents as needed to enable successful implementation and turnover of the process or system to the clients 
  • Identifying and developing new opportunities with clients 
  • Obtaining customer acceptance of project deliverables 
  • Managing customer satisfaction within project transition period 
  • Conducting and documenting outputs of project retrospective 
  • Prior experience as an Engagement Manager in the consulting industry 
  • PMP and CSM certification preferred 

Additionally, because we treat all employees as stakeholders in the future of?UDig, we carefully consider whether candidates share our company values, echo our mission and align to our organization’s unique and special culture. You can read more about those on our website.? 

What’s in It For You

We provide continuous challenges and professional development, the opportunity to collaborate with authentic and fun team members, and an environment in which all team members can impact our business as well as our clients’

Additionally, we offer:

  • Competitive salary with performance-based bonus opportunities
  • Single and Family Health Insurance plans, including Dental coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term disability
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Training and Certification Reimbursement
  • Regular team building and social activities

More About the UDig Crew and Client Services Squad:

You will join our growing Client Services team to act as a trusted advisor in consulting with clients on their technical needs. As a Project Manager, you will work alongside our Software Engineering, Data Enablement and Advanced Insights team members to help provide the strategy, plans and execution of our customer engagements. We lean on our Client Services folks to foster trusted relationships and  guide conversations with clients related to scope and risk, timelines, human resources, cost and procurement. We also rely on these team members to follow modern project methodologies like Agile (Scrum/Kanban) and SAFe. In addition to delivering on client expectations throughout engagements, this role will have a direct impact on the growth of UDig through various internal initiatives as appropriate.? 

Since getting our start in 2001, we’ve remained committed to fostering a transparent environment where leadership is accessible, there are ongoing professional development opportunities, and employees can kick back with a beverage every so often. We’re proud of our unique culture and careful in selecting who we add to our team!

About UDig:

UDig is a technology consulting firm focused on providing expertise in Software Engineering, Data Enablement and Advanced Insights. We have delivered a wide variety of tailored solutions to our clients to enable their business objectives – our clients range from Fortune 500 enterprise-level corporations, to local, small and mid-sized businesses.

In all our partnerships, our compass is co-creating tailored technical solutions that are purpose-built, deliver on the business’s needs and provide lasting impact. We are committed to innovation and collaboration within our team and in our partnerships and maintain a customer-centric focus on delivery.

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