Project Management Specialist

Location: Houston, Texas
Posted On: 8/7/2017
Job Code: ProManage_TX_2783
Job Description
• On a daily basis the position will manage one or more medium to large sized projects with moderate complexity at multiple sites or manages a medium sized piece of a larger program
• Performs project planning, tracking, and oversight to ensure project(s) are completed on schedule and within budget
• Ability to serve as Project Manager for medium sized projects with up to medium complexity
• Understands accountability and takes ownership for outcomes
• Manage projects using PMBOK principles, creating MS Project plans and schedules, issue logs, risk assessments, communications plans, resource plans, etc.
• Establish SharePoint folder and store project documents in that folder.
• May be required to work outside of core business hours to accommodate different time zones in a global team
• May be required to work on weekends for migrations. Time off in lieu
• Lead project team calls to create project-specific project plans, track progress and establish timelines.
• Publish minutes from project team meetings, and follow up regularly with resources to monitor progress.
• Handle escalations as needed to clear roadblocks for resources.
• Leverage existing project plan templates, One Note documentation on, and SharePoint processes to ensure project success
• Provide weekly status reporting
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
• Education Bachelor's degree preferred for this position
• Must have recent IT Project Management experience with an IT Service Provider / Vendor
• 3+ years in project management roles or in like roles/businesses.
• Demonstrates an in-depth understanding of key processes and methodologies applicable to project management
• PMP Certified (is a plus but not required)
• Good understanding of ITIL/ITSM terms and processes
• Broad experience in infrastructure projects including servers, storage and networking
• Experience with customer environments within data centers
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to assertively escalate and resolve roadblocks
• Ability to quickly adapt to internal requirements and processes
• Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously
• Experienced at working in a highly virtualized environment with geographically dispersed teams and a matrix organization structure
• Motivated and proactive with good leadership skills

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Kalyani Deshmukh