IT Project Manager

Reports to: Client Manager

Job Type: Full Time

Work Schedule: M-F Standard Business Hours

Job Summary:

JOB TITLE:                  IT Project Manager
REPORTS TO:             Diagnostic Specifications and Standards Manager
JOB TYPE:                   
Full Time

DAYS/HOURS:            M-F Standard Business Hours


SolvIT, Inc. is seeking an individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment, delivers as a way of life and is inspired to make a positive impact. The team member is expected to establish effective working relationships, founded on trust and transparency, with our internal and external partners. Sound judgment, excellent communication skills and the ability to drive decisions through consensus and influence change are a must.


What does the IT Project Manager do?

The IT Project Manager will be responsible for managing the supplier that has been chosen to develop and deploy the Aftermarket Authentication Bridge Server.

The system consists of two major components:

  • SGW Authentication Bridge Server
  • User Management System

What you will be doing?

  • The complete rollout of the system that will provide the ability for Independent Aftermarket (IAM) Tools to perform the Security Gateway Module (SGW) authentication process allowing IAM tools to perform intrusive diagnostics on vehicles equipped with an SGW.
  • Manage the work stream activities, deliverables and timings, planning, scheduling and tracking of activities, identification of critical path items, associative risks and remediation management.
  • Reporting of progress against the detailed plan activities. 
  • Facilitation required pertaining to the plan, deliverables, impacts and expectations including but not limited to communications across the participating teams.
  • Management of the plan in partnership with suppliers, Purchasing, Legal and Finance in the execution of the schedule, including issue escalation and facilitation of the resolution process.

What makes you qualified?

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in project management
  • Ability to conform to rigorous work plan, shifting priorities and demands and aggressive timelines
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Project
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven leadership and project management skills
  • Experience leading new initiatives and able to teach/speak to groups
  • Willing to work extended business hours including potential weekends
  • Knowledge of diagnostic scan tools and the aftermarket automotive repair industry

 What makes you an All Star?

  • Knowledge of diagnostic scan tools and the aftermarket automotive repair industry

  Can you meet these physical demands?

  • Physical demands: Non-strenuous with low risk; primarily sedentary with some walking, standing, and carrying of light objects; Adequately lighted, ventilated and climate controlled area where normal precautions must be observed.
  • Work environment: Work is generally performed within a normal office environment using standard office equipment; Moderate noise typical of a business office; Travel for company business required to attend off-site meetings, etc. May require early morning, night and weekend work assignments; Interaction with contracted providers, staff and vendors by phone and face-to-face will be constant and may be interruptive; Work may be stressful at times.

Do you have clearance to work?

  • Signing the Company non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreements
  • Acceptable results from a Company initiated background check – includes criminal and driving record
  • Compliance with the Federal Form I-9 completion timelines and policies and confirmation of employment authorization by the U.S. Federal Electronic Employment Verification system, E-Verify
    • All newly-hired employees are queried through E-Verify.  Section 1 of the Form I-9 may be completed upon your acceptance of this job offer, but no later than your first day of employment.  On your first day, but no later than your third day, you will need to bring original documentation to verify your eligibility to work in the U.S.

 What’s in it for you?

  • Medical, Dental, Vision available at little or no cost depending on coverage level
  • Paid Time Off – Includes vacation, sick, personal and paid holidays
  • 401(k), company matches up to 4%
  • Fun and flexible work environment
  • Your chance to work at one of the Top Workplaces in Michigan