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Senior Project Manager, Technology - Remote

Requisition Id:  341732
Business Unit:  Corporate
Location: 

Portland, OR, US, 97209

 

Solutions driven success.

 

XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 

 

As the Senior Project Manager, Technology, you’ll troubleshoot problems, implement solutions, and monitor the effectiveness of the systems that keep XPO running smoothly. We will equip you with the best tools in the industry to grow and develop to a level that will exceed your expectations and help you reach the goals you set for yourself, your colleagues, your career, and your customers. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Lead, execute, and deliver XPO’s most important LTL Operational projects
  • Follow standard project methodology and a defined SDLC process to lead the project team in creating industry-changing applications for LTL industry
  • Manage all aspects of an SDLC process including project timelines, scope, budgets, resources, and delivery
  • Coordinate with all business and IT stakeholders to deliver projects
  • Work directly with the PMO to continually improve the project methodology, SDLC process, deliverable templates, etc.
  • Act as mentor and coach to other project managers on the team
  • Execute daily standups with the team and follow up on action items
  • Oversee on-site deployment efforts; create and maintain project schedules and commitments including actions, owners, and timeline expectations

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 2 years of experience leading, driving, and delivering large projects with multiple integrated work streams for the entire SDLC process
  • Proven experience managing development projects using agile methodologies

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science or electrical engineering
  • PMP certified
  • Web development, cloud knowledge, Database, and project capitalization
  • Experience leading implementations of web/cloud technology projects
  • Worked in the operational area of LTL/Logistics or supply chain organization
  • Experience in a fast-paced, startup environment
  • Excellent leadership skills with the ability to motivate and drive a team of business and IT professionals
  • Impeccable verbal and written communications skills to work effectively with senior stakeholders
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills with ability to identify and resolve problems

Be part of something big.

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We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test. 
 

The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  
 

Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 


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