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Project Manager

Company: Vistra
Location: Irving
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

If you have what it takes to become part of the Vistra family and would like to start a promising career with a global leader, take a look at the exciting employment opportunities that are currently available and apply online.

Job Summary
The Project Manager II, Technology PMO will be responsible for managing and enforcing Vistra Technology delivery methodology designed to provide for a common execution strategy that enhances project organization, communication and quality delivery of Technology-related strategic initiatives.
The Project Manager II will also be responsible for managing assigned projects, in alignment with the business's requirements and priorities.

Job Description

Key Accountabilities

--- Develop project plans and project schedules.

--- Execute and control project plans.

--- Control project cost, schedule and scope.

--- Actively manage issues and risks.

--- Communicate project status to stakeholders.

--- Manage the TXU Energy Demand Management Process.

--- Leverage PPM technology to manage Project Requests.

--- Prepare for and facilitate Prioritization Meetings.

--- Support Business Cases development (for Tier 2-3 Projects).

--- Support development of the General Technology project projection.

--- Support communication of project status for "in-flight" projects.

--- Work in a highly collaborative manner to maintain an effective relationship with IT.

--- Balance business priorities against IT delivery capabilities.

--- Facilitate "IT Solutioning" sessions to identify cost effective options to meet business requests.

--- Support technology implementations that support the Demand Management / Project Management processes.

Education, Experience, & Skill Requirements

Project Management certification is a plus

--- 2-5 years of experience of as project lead / project manager and using project management tools.

--- Exceptional meeting management skills.

--- Excellent negotiating, consensus building and conflict resolution skills.

--- Familiarity with Software Development Life Cycles.

--- Familiarity with Project Mgmt Process Groups and Knowledge Areas.

--- Excellent Project Management skills

--- Ability to manage several projects simultaneously.

--- Ability to manage cross enterprise initiatives with stakeholders from multiple departments

--- Frequent travel between company facilities; occasional overnight travel

*Experience gained through college degree programs and/or certifications is applicable to above skills.

Key Metrics

--- Project delivery to schedule, "speed to market"

--- Satisfaction of primary project stakeholders

--- Project financial management within approved tolerance

--- Adherence to required processes and controls

Job Family
General Services

Vistra Corporate Services Company

Irving, Texas


We are a company of people committed to: Exceeding Customer Expectations, Great People, Teamwork, Competitive Spirit and Effective Communication. If this describes you, then apply today!

If you currently work for Vistra or its subsidiaries, please apply via the internal career site.

It is the policy of the Company to comply with all employment laws and to afford equal employment opportunity to individuals in all aspects of employment, including in selection for job opportunities, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military service, protected veteran status, or any other consideration protected by federal, state or local laws.

If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance submitting an application or would like to request an accommodation, please email us at to make a request.

Keywords: Vistra, Irving , Project Manager, Executive , Irving, Texas

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