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The Technical Project Manager in Testing Services is a key liaison through all stages of certification exam development for a broad portfolio of projects. The project manager's primary role is to manage projects to successful on-time, in-budget delivery of quality exam products.The Project Manger liaises with management and individual contributors, internal teams and 3rd party vendors in the content development, product management, content technologies, quality assurance, software development, localization and test publishing functions.
The Technical Project Manager works independently to execute a high volume of individual projects, creating and managing multiple project schedules, identifying and resolving problems, and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to ensure coordination across all functions. The Project Manager assists in determining the best execution strategies and manages their successful implementation while working within and continually improving established processes. The Project Manager will manage the content development and production processes for certification exam development from inception through release.
This is a fast paced, dynamic role with a diverse, supportive and engaged team. The ideal candidate will have experience with high-tech project management in the assessment or education space.
Characteristics of a successful candidate include:
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-UT-American Fork
Work Locations: US-UT-American Fork-1276 South 820 East 1276 South 820 East American Fork 84003
Job: Project/Programme Management
Organization: Assessments VUE
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 23, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Full-time Regular
Req ID: 1802727