We are looking for a Technical Project Manager

We are looking for a Technical Project Manager to join our team. If you love a challenge, have experience in windows upgrades/server retirements/upgrades/ Data Centre migrations and you are looking to work with a high calibre team in an exciting and fast paced environment, we want to hear from you.

The Project Foundry has substantially grown its portfolio of clients across the finance and technology, telecoms, and aviation sectors. We bring a fresh and creative approach to Programme Management; this approach resonates with existing and potential clients.

Our culture is founded on 5 Key Pillars- Excellence in Delivery, Accountability and Ownership, Communication and Collaboration, Innovation and Community, and Connecting our Business, and we deliver this through a one-team approach. We continuously promote diversity, collaboration, and innovation. If you are interested in building something special and want the opportunity to work with a like-minded team, we here at The Project Foundry want to work with you.

Our ideal colleague will be self-directed, highly motivated, and comfortable working in an extremely fast-paced environment. Flexibility and adaptability are key attributes needed for success. Candidates should also have strong project management and client relationship skills to handle a variety of activities and complexities.

Responsibilities

Plan

  • Maintaining a close focus on scope, schedule, risks, quality, and cost of each project, ensuring early identification and communication of needed changes.
  • Maintaining clear documentation for each project, that can be understood at all stakeholder levels.

Execute

  • Working with IT/business teams across to agree scope statements that can be measured against.
  • Taking ownership for the delivery of projects from inception to transition to operations, ensuring a fast delivery timeline.

Deliver

  • Building relationships with other areas to allow cross functional projects to be delivered in an efficient manner.
  • Setting up and maintaining Jira Kanban boards to ensure a clear view of work and progress.
  • Host status meeting to capture issues, risks, and track status with project teams.

Sounds good? What do you need?

  • 8+ years of relevant project management and delivery of infrastructure projects.
  • Experience in server upgrades, retirements, Windows 2003/2008 upgrades/retirements
  • Work with infrastructure team to define the new technology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of stakeholders, including senior executives, managers, and subject matter experts
  • Must have a can-do attitude, capable to manage challenging situations, able to identify problems, suggest solutions and make decisions.
  • A deep understanding of an Organizational Operational process and procedures, i.e. Incident, Change, Problem, Risk and Process, etc. Management
  • Experience working with outsourced resources across different time zones.
  • Very good organisational skills, logical and efficient thinking, and strong attention to detail.
  • Good knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Project and Visio.
  • Expert knowledge and experience of project management methodologies and tools, Lean, Agile and Waterfall.
  • A degree-level qualification in Information Systems, or Computer Engineering

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