Job Description :
Position: Cloud Project Manager

Location: Irvine, CA

Job Type: Contract

Responsibilities include:

·Sales team engagement – pre and post-sales

·Requirements management and scope control

·Project execution and delivery

·Accountability for project related financials and reporting

·Internal and external communication up to CXO level

·Successfully initiate projects internally and externally

·Provide and execute contractual framework

·Develop and communicate project plan

·Lead kickoff and launch the project following PMI Standards

·Manage a portfolio of ongoing delivery projects

·Manage a portfolio of software development and delivery projects

·Plan and manage lead cross-functional teams (Customers, Pre-sales/Solution Architects, Support, Product Management, Offshore factories)

·Regular reporting to customers and internal stakeholders on technical and commercial level

·Actively drive service transition projects

·Change management

·Migration projects

·Maintain project administration functions

·Ensure PSA system and project database integrity

·Support audit and revenue recognition requirements

·Contribute to Project Management and Delivery body of knowledge

·Build or contribute to tools, techniques and methodology

Qualifications/ Skills:

·Dynamic PMP Certified Project Manager; PMO experience preferred

·At least 5 years leading complex global projects – defining scope, identifying risk, monitoring timelines, budgets, forecasting and reporting

·Led and managed in-house and offshore multi-disciplinary project teams

·Agile Development Methodology

·Sound knowledge of infrastructure and SDLC

·Project experience with SaaS, IaaS, PaaS,

·Knowledge of latest Cloud Technologies

·Experience managing Large e-commerce marketplace and\or data center projects would be ideal

·Strong Vendor Relationship Management skills

·Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification preferred

·ITIL Global Process Experience preferred

·Familiarity with Confluence and Jira

·Experience operating with a PPM

·Project Technologies: Data Centers, Cloud Technologies, eCommerce Marketplaces, CRM – in-house and MS Dynamics, Support Services