Project Manager Jobs in Illinois

Organize and direct information technology (IT) teams. Project managers create schedules for new design/development initiatives which include predicted dates for reaching major milestones. They compare these timelines to current progress and verify that products/tasks remain on track for timely completion. Additionally, they perform quality assurance checks for new releases and provide aid to IT staff during the software conception/preparation processes whenever necessary.

Project managers may also be involved with strategic planning endeavors, especially resource allocation, that affect their departments. They collaborate with higher management to structure IT teams’ workflow and objectives, making sure that the group functions as effectively and efficiently as possible.

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Epsilon - Wheaton, IL
Technical Project Manager - Campaign Production, Email is responsible for the day to day management, leadership and implementation of the email strategy and execution for a group of accounts....
1 day ago
Capital One - Carol Stream, IL
3+ years of experience with AWS, GCP, Microsoft Azure, or another cloud service 4+ years of experience in open source frameworks 5+ years of people management experience 2+ years of experience in Agile...
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Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL
OUR PEOPLE LOCATIONS CAREERS CLIENT LOGIN ACCOUNTING, TAX & AUDIT TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY ABOUT INSIGHTS CONTACT SALESFORCE PROJECT MANAGER Technology United States APPLY Description SALESFORCE PROJECT...
2 days ago
Lisle, IL
IT Shop Floor Project Manager Location: Lisle, IL Duration: 4 months Job Description : The IT Shop Floor Project Manager will work closely with the PMO team and other IT functional areas to drive initiatives...
2 days ago
Judge Group, Inc. - Chicago, IL
Strong formal meeting facilitation skills including meetings that support the Agile meeting cadence 10. Ability to balance workload between scrum master and project management responsibilities 11....
2 days ago
Capgemini - Chicago, IL
A Project Manager usually has technical expertise in one or more other domains (e.g. a Project Manager with testing skills could perform a test manager function)....
2 days ago
Relaivity - Chicago, IL
systems, distributed database modeling and access languages, cloud environments such as SaaS Strong teamwork and partnering skills for cross-group collaboration Strong Leadership skills, ability to...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL
Requirements: Required Skills/Experience: Experience as a Project Manager for at least two years....
2 days ago
Bloomington, IL
Project Manager Category: Information Technology (2854) Description: Project Manager Job Description Project managers are responsible for understanding the project scope and ensuring project effectiveness...
2 days ago
Ernst & Young - Chicago, IL
In the agile context, PMs may hold responsibilities for the planning, organization, and execution of agile scrum ceremonies....
2 days ago
Signature Consultants - Bolingbrook, IL
Recommended Skills Timelines Project Management Scrum (Software Development) Project Management Professional...
2 days ago
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago - Chicago, IL
The Project Manager, Research assists in the planning and management of research projects including the supervision of support and technical staff....
2 days ago
Lake Forest, IL
s degree in Business, Computer Science or related discipline: At least five years? experience in project management, business systems analysis, or system software development....
2 days ago
Tribco Constructions Services, Llc - Chicago, IL
Assistant Project Manager I (New Graduate Program, Spring 2022) - Chicago, IL Tribco Constructions Services, LLC Chicago, IL Full Time Apply on company site Job Details Company Overview Tribco Construction...
1 day ago
Affirm, Inc - Chicago, IL
Provide leadership and growth opportunities to your team members, develop talent, mentor engineers, recruit and represent Affirms hiring brand....
1 day ago

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Salary for Project Manager Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Project Manager jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$93,350

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Project Manager positions.

Highest Education Level

Project Managers in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (45.2%)
  • Master's Degree (35.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (6.2%)
  • High School or GED (2.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some College (0.7%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Project Managers in Illinois
  • 4-6 years (35.5%)
  • 2-4 years (25.8%)
  • 6-8 years (16.1%)
  • 1-2 years (9.7%)
  • 10+ years (6.4%)
  • 8-10 years (3.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (3.2%)

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