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Project Senior Analyst

Company: Unisys
Location: East Hartford
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

We Believe in Better!

We are a global information technology company that builds high-performance, security-centric solutions that can help change the world. Enhancing people's lives through secure, reliable advanced technology is our vision.

At Unisys, we believe in better! Here, you have the opportunity to learn new skills, apply your expertise, and solve complex problems with cutting edge technologies and solutions. You are part of a global diverse team that supports you, drives change, and delivers successful results consistently.

Our associates are at the forefront of everything we do, driving our clients' successes while giving back to communities and making this world a safer and more secure place to live and work. Our success is a direct result of the work of our people who live and breathe our Core Beliefs. Simply put, we believe in better lives. Join us!

Learn more about Unisys and our key solution offerings: Unisys, Stealth, CloudForte, InteliServe

What success looks like in this role:

The Senior project analyst is knowledgeable in all phases of a project management life cycle. The analyst must be well versed and is able to track project schedule development, project control, risk management practices and issues, and project documentation processing and archiving. The analyst must inspire and foster an environment of cooperation between different IT functions and co-workers.

Key Attributes for this position include:

Leadership: Brings together cross-functional team members and fosters a collaborative approach to project delivery. Assists in resolving conflict by addressing issues before it escalates and impedes the achievement of project outcomes.

Manage Change: Manages changes to the project scope, schedule, and costs using appropriate verification techniques to keep the project plan accurate, updated, and reflective of authorized project changes as defined in the change management plan.

Risk Management: Documents risks, assumptions, and constraints of project using historical and expert judgment to understand project limitations and Implements actions required to avoid or mitigate project risk events to minimize the impact of the risks on the project.

Monitor and Control Project Work: Measures project performance using appropriate tools and techniques to monitor the progress of the project, identify and quantify any variances, perform any required corrective actions, and communicate to all stakeholders. Forecasts and tracks costs and revenue to meet project objectives and effectively utilize resources.

Communications: Communicates a sense of urgency when dealing with client issues and clearly articulates the connection between the client's business issues and appropriate technology solutions. Actively manages ongoing stakeholder expectations and ensures they are consistent with deliverables.

You will be successful in this role if you have:

Skills Qualifications and Experience:

  • 2+ years of experience managing various types of IT Infrastructure and End User projects
  • BS / BA degree or related experience
  • Demonstrated experience within the IT project management lifecycle including requirements analysis, change management, configuration management, testing, training development, documentation design, and service implementation
  • Strong understanding of service offering concepts including Key Performance Indicators, Service Levels, Problem Reports, Change Requests, New Feature Requests, Testing, and Contacts
  • PMP Certification - desired
  • 2+ years of experience with MS Project
  • Strong project financial management / cost management experience
  • Successful track record of client relationship management
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to be very flexible and versatile, capable of wearing multiple hats (Hands on, PM, BA) and driving concurrent tasks to completion
  • Excellent organizational, written, and verbal communication skills

Do you have what it takes to be mission-critical? Apply Now.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation, and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.unisys.com.

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). M/F/Disabled/Veterans.

Keywords: Unisys, East Hartford , Project Senior Analyst, Other , East Hartford, Connecticut

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