Senior Project Analyst

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BMC helps customers run and reinvent their businesses in the digital age by tackling their IT management challenges, championing their innovation, and celebrating their success.
Every BMC employee has the potential to have a tremendous impact on customer success—and when customers thrive, we all do.

BMC offers bold and fearless career-seekers like you the opportunity to expand your skills, your network, and your horizons as you work to enable customer growth and innovation every day. You will be surrounded by peers who inspire you, drive you, support you, and make you laugh out loud, in an environment that fosters individuality, respect, and personal ambition.

BU Description:
IS&T Sr Project Analyst will be part of the PMO organisation which delivers valuable project management and supports our team of Project Managers whose objective is to deliver Programs and Projects on time, within budget, and with the highest quality possible. Our mission is to provide value-driven project management that affords IS&T the ability to adapt and manage transitions toward service delivery.
IS&T PMO manages the development and implementation of a company's services involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing projects.

Primary Roles and Responsibilities:

• Provide support to program and project managers in day-to-day project administration so they can focus on core duties
• Assist PMs in the drafting and issuance of project proposals, RFP’s, tenders, budgets, cash flows and preliminary schedules 
• Independently manage smaller initiatives and take care of the due diligence necessary for capital and maintenance projects & maintenance releases; drive escalations and resolution of issues 
• Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information to the client and project team
• Keep the Project Manager (PM) and others informed about project status and issues that may impact client relations
• Use project scheduling and control tools to monitor projects plans, work hours, budgets and expenditures 
• Maintain all aspects of a given project, from requirements gathering to implementation
• Ensure that the scope of the project is defined and aligned with business priorities
• Manage risks associated with Cost, Quality, time & Scope.
• Ensure that resources are assigned appropriately
• Address resourcing issues with resource managers, as needed.
• Manage project budget, including variance and scope change requests, manages the budget resolution process
• Address cost issues, as needed
• Manage project schedules including resource assignment, dependencies, actuals and baselines.
• Proactively manage expectations and helps service managers communicate health to stakeholders
• Ensures that the necessary project artefacts and communication vehicles are provided

Experience/ Qualifications:

• 3 to 5 years of experience of working in an IT Project Management Office environment
• Enthusiastic learner 
• Familiar with Agile Development and Project management practices and is able to manage smaller projects and serve as primary contact for the same
• Solid Administrative capabilities (note taking, budget updates, risk/issue updates)
• Ability to work with the teams to execute all stages of the SDLC process 
• Coordinate support required from other IT teams, including application owners, Security, Quality Assurance, etc. 
• Good leadership, interpersonal and collaborative skills to work effectively with teams throughout organization
• Experience of working in a distributed, global team environment.
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
• Experience of working effectively with technical and business functions
• Knowledge of MS Project or similar scheduling tools is preferred
• Proficiency with Power Point and Excel
• Understanding of waterfall and Agile SDLC methodologies is required
• ScrumMaster certified a plus but not required
• Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration, or relevant subject area. 
• PMP or ACP certification a plus but not required 

It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. 

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