Technical Project Manager in Atlanta, GA at MDI Group

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

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Job Description

Our client has an immediate need for a Technical Project Manager for their office in downtown Atlanta. This is an 18 month contract project. You will be responsible for leading and managing client’s Permitting Application IT project across the department with an online web application. In addition, you will manage medium-to-large-scale IT initiatives throughout creative and development phases, while managing internal and client communication, resource allocation and reporting. As the chosen candidate, you will play a lead role in technical requirement gathering, and be involved in communication and collaboration with development teams, client IT administrators, business stakeholders and other key players to support the development objectives. Start ASAP!! APPLY TODAY!!


  • Establish and execute multiple project timelines and deliverables on time and on budget
  • Track all project details in JIRA and outside of JIRA
  • Effectively lead/co-manage web project development initiatives throughout the creative and development phases with a team
  • Assist with development quotes and proposals in accordance with customer Request for Quotes
  • Write clear, detailed requirements documentation and be responsible for the development of and/or ensuring that product deliverables and specifications are met
  • Deliver solutions by conducting quality checks, maintaining project documentation and managing production resources
  • Deliver project plans, business cases, implementation plans, schedules and communications
  • Participate, lead and mentor in a team environment, while working with team members to set and achieve development goals, and provide constructive feedback throughout the project lifecycle
  • Interface with clients to address technical requirements, questions and concerns, as well as attend client meetings throughout the process to gather development requirements and capabilities
  • Guide team through the development, testing and implementation stages and review the completed work effectively
  • Provide direction and technical expertise in design, development and systems integration
  • Make quick decisions and solve technical problems to provide an efficient environment for project implementation
  • Identify resource and equipment requirements, efficient capacity planning and manage software and hardware availability
  • Provide technical training to teams when required and serve as a technical mentor to team members


  • Have experience with requirements gathering, requirements documenting (use cases, user stories, business processes, and training documentation) and change request management for web-based applications
  • Understand different programming languages and ability to solve problems in coding, testing and deployment
  • Excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on explaining complex development topics in simple terms.
  • Developmental/technical working knowledge of Drupal and basic concepts such as CSS3, HTML5, JavaScript, MySQL, PHP, SQL server, Oracle.
  • Advanced knowledge on Waterfall, Agile development, APIs, JavaScript frameworks and server configuration.
  • Extensive knowledge of all Microsoft products is required
  • Has complete knowledge of Microsoft Access
  • Ability to research and familiarize yourself with new development technology quickly
  • Must ensure teams follow the correct procedures, policies and documentation requirements across project phases
  • Able to guide the team through the development, testing and implementation stages and review the completed work effectively
  • Possess good knowledge of different software systems, client/server architectures and various compatibility requirements


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