IT Project Manager - Gaming in Las Vegas, NV at Wynn Careers

Date Posted: 9/8/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Project Manager is responsible for managing projects to ensure they remain within the agreed scope, schedule, cost, and quality throughout the product/project lifecycle. The Project Manager must have a thorough understanding of Project Management concepts and techniques and should have the skills to evaluate project feasibility, establish priority, and define, plan, and execute the activities necessary to reach project objectives and milestones. This role will serve as consultant, organizer, facilitator, planner, analyst, and problem solver.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the successful delivery of multiple projects including managing resource inter-dependencies, scope, schedule, budget, quality, risk, and communications
  • Provide decision making authority across all technical and business process related issues
  • Provide accurate and timely project status updates to stakeholders to set expectations and ensure a high degree of project success
  • Ensure that contractual agreements with solution providers and vendors are managed
  • Manage project activities through the effective use of project management principles and the specific methodologies adopted by the PMI and Agile methodology to achieve timely project completion and meet the defined project business objectives 
  • Ensure IT, infrastructure, process, and organization elements of a project are addressed and integrated
  • Ensures all projects are managed against a project plan and viable schedule
  • Proactively ensure risks are identified, communicated, and mitigated and that projects are delivered successfully through to production
  • Manage the vendor ecosystem, including the managing of their contracts

Job Requirements

  • College diploma or university degree in software engineering, computer science, or business administration and/or 7 years equivalent work experience
  • PMP certification preferred
  • Gaming and/or Hotel Industry IT Project Management experience preferred
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, coaching, listening, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Comfortable with a fast pace and the flexibility to navigate constant change
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Strong management skills across internal partners and external vendors
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain any licensing or active work cards required, at present or in the future, for this position at all time

LOCATION

  • Las Vegas, NV; Ability to commute or relocate before starting work

Wynn Resorts is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Wynn Resorts does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.

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