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Project Manager

Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: June 19, 2022

Job Description:

Project Manager

Position Description
We're growing rapidly and are looking for a Project Manager to help us manage program portfolios that deliver strategic business objectives and value. When you join us, you'll play a key role working with customers and other stakeholders to develop and implement solutions in a complex, highly dynamic environment. As a Program Manager, you will help us provide strategic and technical management oversight to a complex portfolio of systems for one of our Federal client.

We're a close-knit team that has access to global resources. You'll have the opportunity to explore a wide range of industries, technologies, and geographies, all while enjoying the personal touch that our local operating approach offers.

Growth at CGI is driven by your goals, so if you're looking for an inclusive place where you're empowered to chart your own path, then we'd love to meet you.

Your future duties and responsibilities

  • Be accountable for program-level activities, milestones, performance, schedule, risks.
  • Work closely with the client and business partners to build trust while managing all aspects of the program and providing transparency to our client.
  • Plan and schedule program-level activities and schedule of projects.
  • Manage program-level scope, issues and risks, and quality management.
  • Be well versed in full systems development life cycle, enterprise wide network engineering, strategic information planning, business process reengineering, and management practices.
  • Identify and mitigate risks to the program.
  • Resolve resource conflicts.
  • Negotiate timelines with key stakeholders.
  • Provide status regarding program health to clients and key stakeholders.
  • Ensure deliverables are produced according to defined schedule.
    Required qualifications to be successful in this role
    • 15+ years of project or program management experience.
    • Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Systems, Business or related scientific /technical discipline.
    • 10 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education.
    • Ability to obtain a the equivalent to a Public Trust clearance with the U.S. Federal Government.
    • Solid project management skills related to project planning and control, scope management, issue and risk management, and quality management.
    • Experience managing a portfolio of projects.
    • Strong client management experience.
    • Excellent leadership and team development skills.
    • Timely, decisive, and effective problem-solving skills.
    • SAFe Agilist and/or Project Management Certification, preferred.

      Insights you can act on

      While technology is at the heart of our clients' digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

      When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today - one of the world's largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

      At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

      Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI - where your ideas and actions make a difference.

      Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

      CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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      All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

      CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.


Keywords: CGI Group, Inc., Lafayette , Project Manager, Executive , Lafayette, Louisiana

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