Role: Project Manager
The Project Manager leads the planning of the project, coordinates interactions with the stakeholders, and keeps the project team focused on meeting the project objectives.
Relationships
Performs: Responsible for:
Additionally Performs: Modifies:
Main Description

The person in this role:

  • Coaches the team to drive a successful outcome of the project and the acceptance of the product by the customer
  • Is accountable for the outcome of the project and the acceptance of the product by the customer
  • Is responsible for the evaluation of project's risks and for controlling those risks through mitigation strategies
  • Applies management knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to a broad range of tasks to deliver the desired result for a particular project in a timely manner
Properties
Multiple Occurrences
Optional
Planned
Staffing
Skills

A person performing this role needs the following skills:

  • Leadership and team-building capabilities
  • Thorough experience in the software development lifecycle to coach, guide, and support other team members
  • Proficiency in conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques
  • Good skills in presentation, facilitation, communication, and negotiation
Assignment Approaches

This role is often played by a single person. It is difficult to have this role shared by multiple people, but it might not use all of a person's available time.