3 days old
2017-11-202017-12-18

Senior Technical Project Manager

Charlotte, NC 28262
  • Job Code
    583611
  • Payrate
    $51 To $64

Sr. Technical Project Manager


LOCATION: OPEN TO CHICAGO


This Sr. Technical Project Manager Role will be focused on the full project lifecycle including scope definition, data analysis, budget estimates, project planning, design, build, and operate. This role is infrastructure oriented in support of Application Development, merger projects, efficiency and process improvement. There will be multiple project types including the build out of infrastructure, memory grids, workflow system re-platforms, database integrations, use of cloud technologies, decommissioning, and foundational maintenance projects. Strong communication skills, leadership and meeting facilitation /cross functional collaboration skills are required. Candidate must have the ability to use both agile and waterfall methodologies.


A strong background in infrastructure is a must; experience with data analysis, Cybersecurity, Networks, M&A projects. Position requires a thorough understanding of the full infrastructure stack. (Cloud, Network, Server, Storage, Database, Middleware and File transfer technologies).


Description


- Must be able to understand tactical and strategic program direction in order to lead, prioritize and drive issues keeping the program on track without sacrificing quality delivery.


- Strong data analyst skills to manage large and complex spreadsheets


- Ability to analyze business unit technology needs, dissecting complex problems and suggesting solutions


- Ability to build relationships with cross functional teams and collaborate with application development teams.


- Directs technology teams in the areas of scheduling, technical decision making, future planning and deployment timelines.


- Ability to define and negotiate deliverables from initial requirements to final implementation across internal customers, vendors and technology areas.


- Actively identifies any issues or risks associated with a project, escalating them and possibly implementing mitigation strategies for risk prevention and timely resolution.


- Responds to direct questions from IT Management or the business on the effects of missed activities, issues or escalations.


- Strong communication, analytical, negotiation, and troubleshooting skills.


- Meets scheduled milestones to ensure project objectives are met in a timely manner and has in-depth knowledge of the principals, theories, practices and techniques for managing the activities related to planning, managing and implementing infrastructure projects.


- Creates project plans and teamwork assignments, identifies resource needs, directs daily work efforts, and tracks key project milestones.


- Strong ability to track and monitor project execution, regularly updating project plans and status reports.


Qualifications


- 8+ years leading/managing complex technology projects, especially in infrastructure areas.


- 10+ years as an Information Technology professional


- Hands on engineering experience is a huge plus (e.g., Network, Server, or middleware engineering)


- Cyber Security experience or equivalent certification


- Proven ability to effectively collaborate with others in cross functional role with multiple teams; initiate action, promote change, drive results, make tough decisions and accept challenging assignments.


- Data analyst experience and ability to manage complex spreadsheets


- Very strong communication and interpersonal skills. Can easily navigate and build relationships at all levels of the organization and adept at working with technical teams.


- Ability to oversee multiple projects and project teams.


- Strong organizational skills with focus on customer service.


- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related field. Advanced degree would be a plus.


- PMI, ITIL certification preferred

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  • Information Technology

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