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Technical Project Manager

Date:  Apr 13, 2021
Location: 

Omaha, NE, US, 68022

Travel:  Up to 10 % Travel
Company:  Lindsay Corporate
Description: 

Organization Summary

 

Lindsay Corporation is a global company, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, focused on providing irrigation and infrastructure solutions to meet the needs of a growing population. As one of the world’s leading providers of irrigation and water management, its Zimmatic systems are operating in more than 90 countries. Lindsay Corporation’s infrastructure division offers a wide range of products that aid in roadway maintenance and transportation safety. Since 1955, Lindsay Corporation has been at the forefront of research and development of products and services designed to meet the needs of a constantly evolving world.

 

Position Description

 

Lindsay Corporation is hiring a Technical Project Manager within its overall Information Technology organization, in the Omaha, NE global headquarters office. This important role will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day project management tasks and analysis as it relates to Lindsay's various Cybersecurity, Infrastructure and Productivity products. Furthermore, this role will be responsible for managing the change management, communication and stakeholder satisfaction while effectively managing project teams, delegating work, holding team members accountable, and proactively overcoming obstacles along the way.

 

Position Details

 

This is a full time position located at Lindsay’s Corporate Headquarters in Omaha, NE.  Some travel may be required.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Execute project planning, stand-up meetings, sprint reviews and release planning, demos, retrospectives and other Scrum-related meetings.
  • Executes discovery sessions with stakeholders to gather requirements and business objectives for various projects.
  • Derive a detailed understanding of the stated business problem and objectives and create comprehensive project plans that address underlying issues.
  • Assign tasks and hold team members accountable so that they have clearly defined goals.
  • Own and manage the project schedule through the implementation of agile methodologies, focusing on meeting project deliverables and goals.
  • Communicate timelines, prepare project reports, and proactively manage issues to ensure adherence to project roadmaps and plans.
  • Manage projects and coordinate for deliverables with cross functional teams of various disciplines.
  • Identify project issues and roadblocks that impede project progress, and work with appropriate stakeholders across the organization to effectively resolve issues and ensure project delivery success.
  • Manage customer and stakeholder expectations, communicate project goals, status, and deliverables to the team and management.
  • Develop and leverage appropriate technical, functional, and business knowledge and documentation to support the successful development of the end product.
  • Align resources and timelines to architect a mature cloud strategy.

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, MIS, Engineering or IT or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 10+ years of experience in business analysis, information technology development, or project management.
  • Agile Methodology project execution.
  • Experience with managing Microsoft Azure and M365 architectures, engagements and implementations.
  • Significant experience using JIRA and Confluence.
  • Strong organization, planning, analytical, and problem-solving skills in order to enable a project team to effectively manage competing demands.
  • Experience of managing project teams, delegating work, holding team members accountable and proactively overcoming obstacles while adhering to cost controls and project budgets.
  • Ability to multi task and adapt to the changing needs of the business while continuing to meet project deadlines and goals.
  • Excellent written and verbal and communication skills with the ability to effectively and proactively interact with and present to project stakeholders

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

Lindsay Corporation does not accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates. We will not consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services and recruiting agencies. Lindsay Corporation will not pay a fee to a recruiter or agency that does not have a signed vendor agreement with Lindsay Corporation. Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of Lindsay Corporation without having a vendor agreement in place will be considered property of Lindsay Corporation. Lindsay Corporation will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


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