J.B. Hunt Transport Sr IS Project Manager in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00226136 Sr IS Project Manager (Open)

Job Title:

Sr IS Project Manager




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

Position Summary: The Sr IS Project Manager is responsible for developing IT solutions to meet requirements of internal business units. The position will manage and coordinate projects across multiple IT and business groups with respect to sub-project integration, issues management, risk management, quality management and status reporting. Manage the application development lifecycle which includes analysis, design, construction, user/system testing, implementation through warranty and transition to Rapid Response. Responsibilities: Manage day to day projects through status updates and other tasks including updating all projects to show current phase, target dates, and target hours. Monitor time tracking to make sure project time is being allocated correctly across projects. Work closely with business owners to understand their goals and objectives and come up with IT solutions that align with those goals and objectives. Work closely with developers to design solutions that align with the tactical and strategic goals of the business. Coordinate projects across multiple IT and business groups, organizing resources, budgets, and timelines from project conception through implementation and support. Communicate project status to all levels within the organization as needed. This includes regular biweekly and monthly reporting, steering committees, and impromptu questions. Document meeting minutes, meeting decisions, and action items and then following up on any after the fact to make sure project items are completed on time. Address project change requests submitted by the business by obtaining scope, obtaining approval from the project Steering team, updating project plan to reflect changes.

Job Description:


Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.