Job Description :
Position: IT Infra Project Manager
Location: Jersey City, NJ
Duration: 12+Months

Responsibilities:-
Successfully manage large and complex (high visibility/risk) projects. Coordinates project team members to ensure completion of the defined project(s
Partner with Sr. Technology and Business Leads/Sponsors, to develop strategic roadmaps to deliver large/complex technology projects.
Drive project completion successfully by achieving all milestones within each project, and the final implementation meeting the business requirements within the approved budget and timeline.
Deliverables:-
Project life cycle/schedule tracking
Infrastructure implementation – create project schedules/tasks - Schedule tracking
Infrastructure H/W and S/W procurement tracking/ ordering thru delivery and implementation.
Project documentation deliverable tracking from design thru implementation phases
Migration activity tracking and reporting
Status reporting for the overall project
Budget tracking for infrastructure activities/procurement

Qualifications:-
Expertise in Microsoft Project/PM Tools and MS Office Suite Experience
8+ years infrastructure project management experience in Financial Services
Independently and successfully managed large scale and complex projects, from start to end (i.e. covering all Life Cycle Phases)
4 year Bachelor’s Degree required
Completion of PMP or other PM certification (preferred)
Strong Interpersonal Skills
Strong Leadership skills
Strong Communication & Presentation Skills (makes complex issues accessible to business audience, clear, concise, and audience appropriate)
Detail oriented
Capacity to take on new projects and technologies
Disciplined approach to business and people management processes
Client satisfaction focused- Prompt and effective communications and follow-up is provided
Project Scheduling expert
Well versed in the application of a formalized/rigorous project management methodology
Meticulous project Status Reporting, Issue/Resolution Tracking, Risk Management
Effective Test and Conversion Management
Reliable forecast estimates to actuals; minimal surprises
Analytical capability to identify issues and risks
Ability to execute and troubleshoot problems
Projects completed on time, within budget and with satisfactory quality
Financial Services business and technology understanding