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IT Project Manager Sr (Compliance)

Date: Sep 11, 2020

Title: IT Project Manager Sr (Compliance) 
Company: Tampa Electric Company 
State and City: Florida - Ybor City
Shift: 8 Hr. X 5 Days


Job Description:

  • This resource would manage IT projects and associated activities within the IT department to meet budget, schedule and performance goals.
  • This resource would be expected to facilitate meetings, develop and maintain project schedules, and drive and execute projects to successful completion.
  • Utilize previous experience with NIST Cyber Security Framework; Energy Regulatory – NERC; DFARS or other compliance standards in leading project teams.
  • The ideal candidate would lead teams of Information Technology professionals (internal team members, on-site contractors, and vendors) as well as internal business partners, providing leadership to assure the successful completion of IT projects of various sizes. 
  • The Sr. IT Project Manager is expected to lead meetings and collaborate across all levels of the organization at the Director, Sr. VP, CIO and above.


Scope of Services: 

  • Leads project team to clearly define project scope, to obtain cost estimates, to build schedules and to assign named resources to activities.
  • Practices exceptional project management skills, utilizing industry standards and best practices.
  • Able to understand and adhere to the principles delineated in the Project Management Playbook and able to drive an effective utilization of the SDLC methodology.
  • Develops and manages stakeholder expectations. 
  • Obtains, documents, and communicates estimates for schedule, budget and performance of assigned projects. 
  • Restates complex technical information in a format appropriate to the audience.
  • Ensures appropriate documentation and entry of project information into the Project Repository. 
  • Identifies risks, partners with team members to mitigate risk, and promptly communicates risks and issues to the appropriate stakeholders.


Candidate must have the following experience and education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, or equivalent in formal education.
  • Previous experience with NIST Cyber Security Framework; Energy Regulatory – NERC; DFARS or other compliance standards in leading project teams.
  • Exceptional project management skills, utilizing industry standards and best practices.
  • Strong documentation experience with ability to forecast for time / cost in terms of resources and labor. 
  • Minimum of 6 years of direct experience performing the Duties and Responsibilities of this position as outlined in "Minimum Requirements” below:

               Minimum Requirements:

    • Solid background in Information Technology, with extensive experience in hands-on IT project management with a focus on Regulatory Compliance Program/Project Management. 
    • Strong leadership, planning and organizing, and interpersonal skills are required. 


The Ideal candidate will have the following experience as well:

  • The ideal candidate would have extensive experience in implementing Cyber Security Governance, Policies and Standards, and has experience with NIST Cyber Security Framework (CSF); Energy Regulatory – NERC; DFARS.
  • Managing implementations that include a vendor solution (and therefore vendor management) would be particularly beneficial.
  • Upgrades of vendor solutions are a common project type.
  • As vendors have a new software release and we opt to upgrade their software, there may be infrastructure implications, and there is usually some internal customization and/or interface work involved.
  • The PM manages all facets of the project and is expected lead the project team to successful completion.
  • This would entail a new infrastructure as well as managing vendor deliverables, interfaces, etc.
  • Most projects go through the full SDLC life cycle using a methodology that most closely resembles waterfall.
  • Some projects follow an Agile or a hybrid Agile/Waterfall methodology, and therefore experience in Agile type projects would be beneficial
  • The IT- PM will initially assume in-progress project transitioned from another PM and will receive new project assignments over time.


TECO offers a competitive Benefits package!!

Competitive Salary *401k Savings plan w/ company matching * Pension plan * Paid time off* Paid Holiday time * Medical, Prescription Drug, & Dental Coverage  *Tuition Assistance Program * Employee Assistance Program * Wellness Programs * On-site Fitness Centers * Bonus Plan and more!


STORM DUTY REQUIREMENTS....Please make sure to read below!!!  Responding to storms will be considered a condition of employment.

TECO Energy and its companies serve a role in providing critical services to our community during an emergency. Team members are required to participate in the response/recovery activities related to emergencies/disasters to maintain service to our TECO Energy customers. Team members are required to work in their normal job duties or other assigned activities. Proper compensation will be made in accordance with the company's rules and procedures.


TECO Energy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

TECO Energy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law, except where physical or mental abilities are a bona fide occupational requirement and the individual is unable to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodations.

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities for all individuals, employment decisions at TECO Energy will be based on skills, knowledge, qualifications and abilities.

Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Statement
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

ADA policy
It is the policy of TECO Energy to provide reasonable accommodation for all qualified disabled individuals who are employees and applicants for employment, unless it would cause undue hardship. The corporation will adhere to applicable federal and state laws, regulations and guidelines, including, but not limited to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 and section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1970s.


Application accommodations
Applicants may request reasonable accommodation in the application process five business days prior to the time accommodation is needed.


Pre-employment physical exams may be required for positions with bona fide job-related physical requirements regardless of disability. 



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