Shaw Systems is a national software development company that has an established record of solid financial performance and an excellent reputation for providing quality products. We are seeking a motivated individual to work as a Project Manager with our credit-based financial software products that run on multiple platforms to work in our Corporate office, located in Houston, TX. The ideal candidate will have a background in banking or loan servicing or a software company in a related field. The ideal candidate will have experience in customer oriented project management for service based projects in a matrixed organization.
Manage the tracking and oversight of a service based software installation/development project. This includes managing budgets and schedule, forecasting weekly and monthly through project end, and resource allocation.
As the central point of contact with a customer the project manager is required to manage customer expectations.
Facilitate problem solving of complex software issues with subject matter experts.
Provides project management advice and assistance to department management and personnel.
Chairs various project review and pre-sale meetings and support.
Assist in developing departmental plans, goals, objectives, policies and procedures
Minimum of 4 years of experience managing full life cycle software or software implementation projects.
Strong working knowledge of PowerPoint and Word
Experience in the banking or loan servicing industry
Advanced proficiency in MS Project and Excel
A background in technical project management
Preferred Education and Experience:
- PMI - Certified associate in Project Management (CAPM) (or equivalent)
- PMI - Project Management Professional (PMP) (or equivalent)
- Experience with Agile methodology
- Knowledge of Confluence
- Knowledge of Jira
- Plus is knowledge of Visual Basic Scripting or XML or HTML
Travel: Up to 30% Travel - Domestic only
**Shaw Systems is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer*
Shaw Systems has specialized in loan servicing software since 1967. We have led the way with financial software, managing the lending process for businesses and providing quality products. We offer complete solutions for loan and lease servicing, and collections and recovery management. Top financial institutions all over the world, including a large number of auto finance leaders, have benefited from using our products.
Shaw Systems realizes the importance of each and every team member; your success is our success. Competitive compensation and opportunities for career growth are key factors in providing a work environment that promotes creativity. We cultivate an environment that promotes collaboration and fun. It seems to be effective: the average tenure of our employees is approaching an unbelievable 17 years!
Role: Project Manager
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