Infrastructure Project Manager

Location: Plano, Texas
Posted On: 7/7/2017
Job Code: 8455_ITPM_TX
Job Description
Job Title: Infrastructure Project Manager
Duration: 6 + Months Contract to Hire
Location: Plano, Texas

Primary Responsibilities:
Responsibilities for this Infrastructure Project Manager role include all aspects of the PMBOK Project Life-Cycle from Initiation and Planning through to Delivery and Closure
• The ideal candidate will have sound, practical Infrastructure project management experience within a cutting edge technology driven IT department. Experience and knowledge of retail industry is a plus
• At least 7 years of Infrastructure project management experience delivering technical IT infrastructure orientated projects
• Evidence of strong requirements gathering and management is important
• High PM methodology standards is a must but also possess the ability to adapt to a dynamic business environment with flexibility to adapt an approach depending on risks, environment, constraints etc,
• Strong analytical skills and the ability to grasp and communicate complex problems to management and stakeholders
• Sound experience in project planning, project monitoring and control, reporting etc. (using tools and techniques that are fit for purpose)
• Experience of project finance management and reporting
• Proven track record for tracking, reporting and managing project financials
• Forecast costs (bottom up), manage forecast and detail on-going future financial “run” costs
• Manage priorities, time and escalations in a fast paced environment

The role will include working across the following technology areas so relevant knowledge and experience is very useful:
• WAN/LAN Networking design and implementation, Routers, Switches, VPNs, Wi-Fi and Access Points
• Storage solutions and systems
• Windows platforms
• Linux platforms
• Citrix and VMware environments
• SQL/Oracle databases
• Voice/Telecom systems

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, IT or IS preferred PMP Certification preferred; PMP in progress but not required for intermediate position. Utilize PMBOK (Project Management Body of Knowledge) as best practice & standards

• 7+ years of Infrastructure Project Management experience delivering
• 7+ Enterprise Level Infrastructure Solutions
• Demonstrate proven track record in delivering moderately complex projects with a strong focus on Infrastructure (Windows/Linux Platforms, Cisco Network, SAN Storage Solutions, Citrix and VMware, SQL and Oracle Databases) Good written and verbal communication skills for communicating at all levels; including strong presentation skills Experience in developing and maintaining budgets, forecasts, project schedules. Understand when and how to communicate variances Demonstrate strong skills in team leadership and conflict management/resolution Good counselling and customer focus skills Intermediate knowledge of MS applications (Word, Excel, Visio, Project, PowerPoint, SharePoint)
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
SCOM, Project Management, MS Excel, Oracle, Management, WAN, SQL, Windows 98, Windows 2003, AIX, Linux, Citrix, Focus, VPN, SAN, SCCM, Cisco, MS Word, Windows 2000, LAN, MS Access, Oracle Database, VMware, Networking

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Abhishek Shukla