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Senior IT Project Manager
Charlotte, NC
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Post Date: 04/11/19 Company: XPO Logistics, Inc.
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Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we are a team that is motivated to change our industry through technology. As the Senior IT Project Manager for Oracle ERP, you will 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 and your career.

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 Oracle ERP finance-driven projects
  • Follow standard project methodology and a defined software development lifecycle (SDLC) process to lead the project team in creating industry-changing applications for the Third-Party Logistics (3PL) 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 a mentor and coach to other project managers on the team

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • PMP certified
  • 10 years of experience leading, driving and delivering Tier 1 ERP projects with multiple integrated work streams for the entire SDLC process
  • Proven experience managing ERP projects using waterfall and agile methodologies

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Experience leading implementations of Oracle EBS
  • Experience in the IT/Finance area of a logistics and/or supply chain organization
  • Excellent leadership skills with the ability to motivate and drive a team of business and IT professionals
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills; ability to work effectively with senior stakeholders
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills; ability to identify and resolve problems
  • Experience in a fast-paced, startup environment

Be part of something big.#LI-CM2

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We're the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we're just getting started.

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.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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