23 days old
2017-11-172017-12-15

Infrastructure Senior Project Manager

Wayne, PA 19087
  • Job Code
    588519

IT Infrastructure Senior Project Manager


Purpose of Position:


The Sr. Project Manager will plan, manage and coordinate the execution of infrastructure programs and projects, in line with the IT strategy and approved business case, in order to conduct the efforts within agreements set regarding targeted outcome, timing, budget and quality of deliverables. The PM will be responsible for leading a program intended to stand up a cloud service offering within infrastructure, create a cloud migration strategy, and begin executing on that strategy.


The project manager may manage up to four projects at a time. As such, this position is critical to ensuring the appropriate stakeholders are included in the communication plans and brought on board for each project. The position requires someone with experience in managing multiple large scale projects and/or programs happening within complex business and IT environments. The potential candidate must demonstrate excellent communications skills (verbal and written), an ability to handle multiple projects concurrently, works well under pressure, remains conscious of budget, time and resource constraints, and can effectively work with virtual teams throughout a diverse global business community.


This position requires extensive knowledge of industry standard project management principles and practices. The knowledge of IT processes, as well as how these technologies integrate within projects and the existing environments is a plus. The role suits a person that started has experienced a steady career progression from small team leadership into large, global projects management.


This position will be for one year with potential for extension.


Roles & Responsibilities



  • Communicate and collaborate with global infrastructure management, global service team, and key stakeholders to define technical solutions for improving the global IP Telephony service.
  • Confer with the infrastructure virtual service team, business stakeholders, IT department managers and representatives to ensure projects are meeting defined business objectives.
  • Develop a project plan and budget based on a business case, in order to have clear guidance to project execution, which is leading to expected project results, improved services and satisfied customers.
  • Maintain and drive action based on the project risk and issue registry.
  • Manage project execution, coordinate all involved internal and external parties and monitor consistency with the project plan and approved changes, in order to cost efficiently realize project plan and satisfied customers with minimal risks.
  • Collect and analyze data regarding the performed activities in comparison to the project plan and timetable.
  • Consistently follow ascribed project delivery processes to ensure compliance and high quality delivery.
  • Identify and manage the global project team on a day-to-day basis by pro-actively addressing issues and risks to deliver the project products at the required standard of quality and within the specified constraints of time and costs.
  • Ensure successful hand-over of the project products into the infrastructure organization order to support the achievement of the business benefits.
  • Represents the IT project team in the Steering Committee and reports the project status in a timely, accurate and comprehensive manner in alignment to internal procedural standards.


Required Qualifications:



  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Project Management, Technical or Business subjects
  • 10+ years of post-degree professional experience in an IT role
  • 5+ years of post-degree professional experience in a Project Management role
  • Experience in delivering changes and new implementation of global IT infrastructure services.
  • International experience with global/virtual teams and multicultural environments
  • PMP Certification
  • Experience managing multiple simultaneously running projects
  • Experience presenting to senior management
  • Strong vendor management skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills


Desirable Skills & Experiences:



  • Experience managing projects in an ITIL environment or ITIL certification
  • Post-graduate degree
  • PRINCE2 or PgMP certification
  • Experience in the financial services industry
  • Experience implementing new cloud services
  • Experience within IT infrastructure focused on continuous improvement
  • Experience centrally managed PPM software (preferably Changepoint)


Are you:



  • A decision maker that utilizes data, meets commitments and always considers the customers perspective
  • Excellent at building and leveraging relationships
  • Quality driven, results oriented, and ready to go above and beyond to deliver results
  • A strong team player who significantly contributes to the environment.
  • Innovative, entrepreneurial, and eager in servicing your customer.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to collaborate and share knowledge and expertise.

Categories

  • Information Technology

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