Job Description :
IT Security Project Manager
Syracuse, NY
6+ Months - Extendable

Project Manager Role Description:
Manage/drive complex IT Infrastructure/Security Projects in a demanding environment
Work with Sr. Management and Agile team members to define, develop and maintain program documentation and implement business processes necessary to implement programs and projects
Manage third party vendors, multiple high-profile cross-functional teams and strategic programs within or outside IT
Determine and track program interdependencies, milestones, deliverables and the financial impact of the program across business units
Identify key program objectives, risks, and drivers, and create plans to manage these elements
Build projects, processes and establish relationships
Communicate effectively with business leaders and technology stakeholders
Recommend and implement process improvements, policies, and best practices
Manage multiple projects simultaneously

Experience / Skills:
5-7 years of related work experience in Project Management (preferably IT/Financial Services)
Proven track record of delivering complex programs in a fast paced technical environment (PLUS – Managing budgets >$2M)
PLUS - Experience building, managing, and leading large teams (>30 people)
PLUS - Demonstrated economic and business acumen of the technology impact on business drivers
Ability to track financial impact of IT projects (costs and benefits)
Must possess strong client skills with a focus on Quality - including managing requirements, expectations and day to day interactions
Strong communication skills with both business and IT executives and staff
Must be detail oriented and possess strong organizational/presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to work independently and gain consensus and resolve conflict
Experience managing and tracking project budgets and benefits
Experience managing IT Infrastructure Projects
PLUS – Experience managing Network Infrastructure projects – for example: IPT, Contact Center, Nexus, Firewall, Switch Upgrades, Wireless Infrastructure
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, or other related field