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IT Project Manager in Dallas at Collabera

Date Posted: 11/21/2018

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Job Description

Job Description: This Project Manager will be working within the Quality Management Office (QMO). They will be the main resource assisting this organization during the migration to the cloud, specifically AWS. We are looking for a Project Manager that has Previous experience running an AWS cloud migration, and has strong knowledge of the DevOps environment, and setting up a CI/CD pipeline. This PM will be expected to can come in and provide guidance in regards to migrating to the cloud and setting up a DevOps environment. They should understand and be able to speak to and own projects pertaining to setting up a CI/CD pipeline from beginning to end, and understand where QA fits into the DevOps process. Day to day, This PM will be assisting with building out processed and procedures around building the of a DevOps pipeline, using AWS as the infrastructure. They are going to be leading the teams and giving them direction as we migrate into the cloud. They will be the liaison with multiple work groups in development and infrastructure. From a toggling perspective onto the cloud, they will provide leadership in regards to ensuring we can automate and work with the automation leads to ensure we understand what is coming through the pipeline. This PM will be managing 5-6 very large projects at a time, all of them moving concurrently, with different schedules. Most of these projects are already in flight. Responsibilities • Partners with Managers and Directors to lead in support of the department's strategic plan. Viewed as a project Leadership resource responsible for driving analysis, recommendations, decisions and delivery. • Defines complex project plans for multiple simultaneous or for a single highly complex project including scope, budget and schedule and executes tasks defined in the project plan to achieve project goals using standard project management methodologies and practices. • Validates and helps develop business cases with Customers, as well as develops a project charter. • Drives testing and acceptance of project results. • Partners with resource managers, Business Partners and vendors to assemble a project Team and provide ongoing motivation to drive to completion. • Proactively monitors risks, issues, and scope, ensuring the appropriate level of priority, visibility and escalation. • Leads and facilitates project meetings and presentations to Leadership. • Drives Teams and Customers toward decisions. • Establishes cross functional alliances within and outside of the Department to drive results. • Leverages for project benefit. • Gains buy-in for project goals and decisions with 'tough' and diverse Customer groups. • Proactively communicates plan and all relevant components of the plan such as risk, schedules, expectations and ongoing updates to Stakeholders, Sponsors and Project Teams to maintain project alignment. • Builds trust and influences without authority cross-functionally and across diverse teams. • Builds partnerships to collaborate and uses influence to gather Customer and business requirements and communicate effectively with all project Teams and support groups. • May perform other job duties as directed by Employee’s Leaders. Experience: • 5 + years work experience as a Project Manager required. • AWS Cloud Migration project experience required. • Knowledge of issues/risk management and project change requests required. • Strong knowledge of the development and set up of a DevOps environment, from a project perspective. Must be able to be a space leader in regards to cloud migration. • Demonstrated experience managing 5 or more, Large • Expert knowledge of project processes, problem management tools and procedures. • Expert knowledge of MS Project, Visio, MS Office Suite including SharePoint. • Expert knowledge of applications and systems infrastructure.

Job Requirements

Experience with AWS Cloud Migration, Experience with DeVops Project Management Tools Experience working with MS office , Excel, Sharepoint