Sunrun IT Project Manager in Denver, Colorado


About Sunrun

Sunrun is the #1 residential solar company in the country and our mission is to bring clean solar power service affordably to every house in America. We help people upgrade their home to solar energy without the big upfront costs.

Project Managers (PMs) are responsible for the overall direction, management, communication, coordination of status reports, and accountability of project oriented work efforts and success of their projects across the IT organization. PMs create scope documents based on approved charters and project plans (work breakdown structures); track key milestones and adjust project plans, budget requests and/or resources to meet the needs of customers


Partner with IT technical staff and business sponsor to ensure the design accomplishes both business and technical requirements

Manage client expectations, anticipates operational and tactical risks and tracks them; Clarify, identify, and track requirements and issues, remove barriers, resolve minor project issues and escalate to leadership where required

Accountable for managing and monitoring project performance of multiple projects with one or more internal and external dependencies, multiple scopes, including: providing guidance to Leadership and core team which consist of Business/IT and external entities; Manages Issues, Risk, Dependencies, and Change Request following the established PMO guidelines

Identifies, negotiates, communicates, and manages project changes; Reports status of project, including project risks, to customers, project team, supervisor, Project Offices, governance and other key staff

Oversee product documentation and archiving; Adheres to the Project Management standards for project closure

Responsible for managing external and vendor relationships (including the SOW and managing to implementation (deliverables and schedules)


  • PMP certification or working towards certification

  • 3-5 years of broad applied project management experience in managing technology projects and leading technical staff, preferably from a highly regulated industry like health care, finance, or government operations

  • Knowledge of project metrics, including gathering, reporting, trend analysis, creation, and metrics

  • Solid knowledge and experience in various Project Management and Product Development concepts, methodologies and processes - including Waterfall and Agile

  • Must have a solid demonstrated proficiency in the use and/or understanding of project tracking and management tools such as Smartsheets, Planview, ServiceNow, and Workotter (including project schedule & financial tracking, reports and outputs)

  • Solid proficiency with capacity planning and project projections with a strong financial management background

  • Strong PC skills specifically utilizing the Google Office suite products (e.g., Google Mail, Sheets, Documents, Google Drive etc.)

  • Strong communications (written and verbal)

  • Ability to develop project plans, manage individual deadlines and goals

  • Experience with ServiceNow implementation a plus

  • ITIL certification highly desired


This description indicates the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as the essential functions a person must be able to perform to do this job. It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Sunrun Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and make employment decisions on the basis of merit and business need. We hire without consideration to race, color, religion, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, or any other basis protected by law.

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Requisition ID 2018-8211

Category Engineering & Technology