Project Manager

TrustCommerce (South Coast Metro, California), an established company, is looking to immediately hire a full-time Project Manager into its Product & Technology department. TrustCommerce develops and maintains technology-oriented, merchant service solutions in the payment card industry.

About the Company

TrustCommerce, a leading provider of secure payment processing, develops and maintains technology-oriented merchant service solutions in the electronic payment and risk management industry to accommodate merchants of all sizes.  We offer a dynamic, fast paced environment where we are dedicated to helping our employees succeed, as well as offer a generous benefits package including a no-waiting-period health insurance program.

Position Summary

Under the direction of Manager, Project Management the project manager will be responsible for establishing and leading enterprise-wide, cross-functional strategic initiatives. Project Managers will lead a variety of different types of projects, including launching new products and services, large-scale application development, systems integration, implementations, operational efficiency improvements, process reengineering, and infrastructure upgrades and deployments.

Responsibilities:

  • Single accountable party for defining, planning, orchestrating, and delivering a given strategic initiative.
  • Ensures end results are of the highest caliber with a clearly articulated scope and quantifiable business benefit.
  • Directs large-scale, complex projects often involving multiple internal and external constituents and matrix partners.
  • Accountable for one or more initiatives, including business, operational, and IT deliverables.
  • Directly manages all aspects of the project lifecycle and works with matrix IT partners to oversee all SDLC phases of a project.
  • Rigorously manages scope to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed-on time, cost, and quality parameters.
  • Validates financial forecasts and provides ongoing reconciliation of resources and other related project expenditures.
  • Develops communication plans and interfaces to execute responsibilities.
  • Serves as a subject matter expert in routinely briefing key stakeholders on different aspects of assigned initiatives.
  • Represents the project in various project governance and inter-department forums.
  • Chairs weekly Core Team and monthly Operating Committee meetings to review progress with key constituents.
  • Defines and tracks project milestones while developing, maintaining, and reporting on an overall integrated delivery plan.
  • Develops the project charter, integrated project plan, resource plan, contingency plan, and related project management artifacts.
  • Publishes periodic project status reports.
  • Proposes recommendations and adjustments.

Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity.
  • Ability to navigate a highly matrixed organization effectively.
  • Solid influencing skills.
  • Sound business and technical acumen.
  • Experience with stakeholder management.
  • Focused and versatile team player who is comfortable under pressure.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision, both written and verbally.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Ability to remove barriers and enable teams to complete their objectives.
  • Demonstrated, applied experience establishing and delivering complex projects.
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
  • Exemplary core project management skills, including multiple aspects of the PMBOK.
  • Extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management and SDLC methodologies and tools.

Please send resume with cover letter and salary requirements to HR@TrustCommerce.com.

Note: Successful applicants must submit to a pre-employment background check and drug screen