IT Project Manager - TouchNet

Global Payments Inc. Lenexa, KS

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager who, in collaboration with the Software Development management team, will take on the management and statusing of key software development projects with the goal of delivering every project on time, within budget and scope.

Job Details:


* Assist in the definition of roadmaps, project scopes and objectives

* Interact daily with team members, stakeholders and management; facilitate and mediate requirements and stakeholder expectations

* Partner with functional managers to coordinate resources for the flawless execution of projects

* Develop detailed project plans and project dashboards, monitor and track project progress

* Manage changes to the project scope and schedule

* Provide regular status updates and executive reports

* Report and escalate issues to management as needed

* Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

* Perform risk management to minimize project risks

* Develop creative solutions and drive ongoing adoption of Agile methodologies across the entire organization


* Bachelor's degree, or demonstrated equivalent experience

* Proven work experience in project management and/or software development

* Solid technical background with understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking capabilities

* Ability to manage conflicts and work with multiple teams

* PMP certification preferred

* Experience with Agile/Scrum a plus

* Experience with JIRA a plus

About TouchNet

TouchNet, a Global Payments Company, is a pioneer in delivering innovative commerce solutions to Higher Education. Since 1989, colleges and universities have relied on TouchNet to unify and secure transactions everywhere money moves on campus. Today, TouchNet U.Commerce is the premier commerce management system for Higher Education. TouchNet solutions help institutions run campus business better by providing greater control over transactions, costs, compliance, and financial operations.


We are an EOE F/M/D/V.

Global Payments, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other protected status. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required.