Job Description :
Technical Project Manager
Chicago IL
Long term

Required skills:
.Expert (11+ years) Data center implementation and migrations experience required as well as they need trading industry experience
Description/Comment: Manage 1-3 mid-sized projects in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Manage business and technical deliverables to the project budget and timeline throughout the various project phases. Develop and document project plans, budgets and schedules. Identify and document the roles, tasks, and responsibilities of the project team. Must have strong project management and project planning experience/knowledge with demonstrated ability to drive projects to successful completion. Solid experience and understanding of Agile Scrum and/or Rational Unified Process Methodology. Strong interpersonal, negotiation, facilitation, analytical, problem-solving, influencing, prioritization, decision- making and conflict resolution skills with a solid ability to ability to identify stakeholders, assess their needs and manage their expectations through effective communication. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills. Expert knowledge of MS Project is required. Familiarity with MS Office 2010, Clarity, SharePoint, and Team Foundation Server desired. Strong knowledge of Visio and PMP certification is a plus. Background experience in the financial services industry and experience with Iterative Development methodologies is highly desirable.
Additional Notes: Experience/Understanding of website hosting infrastructure on a windows platform. Sound foundational knowledge of data center migration activities including infrastructure setup, web application architecture, server specifications, working with multiple technology teams to make the server operational and getting it validated by QA team. Creating an extensive project plan with all the dependencies called out, initiating the project, managing and executing the project within the defined timeline, reporting, reviewing and driving the project to successful closure. Establish a training process for all technical personnel.

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