Job Description :
Dear Candidate,
We have an urgent opening for Sr. Project Manager and I have sent you a job description please go through it and let me know if you are comfortable with it and also send me your consultant''s updated.
Role: Sr. Infrastructure Project Manager [Cisco to Avaya migration]
Duration: 6 Month
Location: Chicago IL
Mode of interview: Phone then Skype
Job Description
has an immediate opening for Sr. Project Manager with experience managing Datacenter Migrations Cutover and Release activities. Your skills are needed to assist a large Consumer Packaged Goods (Kraft Heinz) company located in Chicago, IL 60601. In this position you will manage the Global DC migration from Cisco to Avaya equipment.
Activities will include:
- Actively leads medium/large projects or aspects of complex programs - Accountable for overall success of infrastructure programs
- Develops the project management plan which includes scope, schedule, cost, quality, resource, communication, issue, and risk management plans along with project milestones and oversee the project to completion
- Ensures that project plans are fully integrated and include requirements from all stakeholders on projects of varying levels of risk and complexity
- Manage project scope, schedule, risk, issue, communication, quality, cost and resources
- Leads enterprise, customer and team expertise supported by business and IT best practices
- Provide time, scope and cost analyses for project throughout its lifecycle and produce standard documentation, communications, status reports and budget plans
- A leader who is accountable for project outcomes and ownership of project (not just managing the process)
Performance Management:
- The Senior Project Manager position is primarily a process-oriented role, and a Senior Project Manager must necessarily rely on other Project Team Members to perform their roles and to contribute to the project''s success.
- To the extent that non-performing or underperforming Project Team Members are identified, the Senior Project Manager shall use reasonable efforts to address such performance issues, but ultimately the Senior Project Manager''s responsibility will be limited to communication and escalation of such performance issues to appropriate personnel.
You will be accountable for:
- Accountable for overall success of infrastructure programs
- Establishes scope/charter/milestones
- Tracks program financials - costs and savings
- Engages SMEs/infrastructure vendors/app vendors into detailed planning
- Assures timely delivery of relevant information to the vendors
- Assures transparent cooperation between the vendors
- Engages alignment with infrastructure SMEs on strategy and methodology
- Tracks project level risks/issues
- Elevates risks to the program level when appropriate
- Tracks external dependencies, gains alignment across the towers
Required Skills:
- Must have 15 years of IT industry experience
- Must have infrastructure management experience
- Successful record of executing large scale data center programs is a must- Solid knowledge of the PMI Methodology or similar, PMP certification preferred
- Experience managing Router/Switch change overs is preferred
- MS Project or MS Project Server
- Must have an Executive presence with a Task Centric focus
- Strong Project Management skills & experience with managing workgroups contractors and vendors.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Expert facilitation skills to achieve business objectives.
- Excellent interpersonal skills. Able to work with all levels of the organization.
- Strong organizational and time management skills.
- Attention to detail.