Senior Infrastructure Project Manager

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3)
St. Louis, MO
Apr 17, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

We are seeking Senior Project Managers with Infrastructure experience to work a long term initiative! The ideal candidates with have 5-10years managing projects in an enterprise level environment and have data center and/or network experience. Looking for a seasoned, ambitious candidates that are very detailed to support recovering from lost milestones and impacts to reduce lost time.

General Summary:
Ensure objectives and project deliverables are accomplished on time and under budget. Run regular project status meetings with stakeholders, sponsors, etc. Manage project artifacts using standard tools. Produce status reports and metrics. Mentor resource planning work. Desired knowledge of PMI principles and ITIL knowledge/certification. Knowledge of multiple technology domains including any of: networks, telephony, servers, storage, middleware, security, messaging, databases, and applications. (Usually requires 3 to 5 years experience.)

The ideal candidate must possess excellent problem solving and communication skills (written, verbal, and instant). They must build and maintain strong working relationships within a global, culturally diverse program. Candidate must be a strong self starter and able to managed competing priorities. Looking for strong expertise in unified communication tools including video conferencing, telephony, WebEx.

Job Duties:
• Manage execution of global project
• Work with an external vendor on implementation and delivery, within scope, budget and timeline
• Prepare detailed scope documentation, WBS, cost estimates & budgets
• Schedule, drive, and attend weekly meetings
• Adhere to PMO Program Quality Management Plan and deliver Program Artifacts
• Aggressively manage issues escalation and risk mitigation strategies
• Communication planning and execution
• Manage Financials utilizing SAP, Remedy, & Excel to include:
• Labor/Resource allocation in hours
• Labor/Resource allocation in dollars
• Hardware/Software Capital & Expense
• Balance project capital & expense budgets
• Purchase Orders / Commitments:
• Manage project artifacts to include: MS Project plans, schedules, resource plans
• Coordinate closely with Vendor Management Office and vendors to ensure coordination
• Produce weekly status reports and metrics

Job Requirements:
• Proven project management skills with 7+ years experience working as a Project Manager
• Strong Microsoft Project skills an absolute requirement
• Experience in multiple infrastructure domains (Video Conferencing, Telephony, servers, storage, middleware, security, messaging, data bases, applications, etc.)
• Strong organizational, leadership, problem solving and influencing skills
• Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication
• Sensitivity to the multi-cultural characteristics of the global IT organization
• MS Office including Visio, MS Project, SharePoint
• ITIL certification a plus
• PMI/PMP certification required

Company Description
Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) prides itself on being an international IT Staffing and Solutions company with 25 years experience recruiting and managing exceptional IT and Business consultants for customers in the Financial, Energy, Public Sector and Retail Distribution industries. A privately held, financially strong, woman-owned company, S3 is a full service IT firm, with 24 major market locations in the U.S!Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) is the 6th largest Diversity Staffing Firm in the US and a global provider of Business and IT Services, including Staff Augmentation, Managed Staffing Programs, and Solutions, with 21 consecutive years of growth. We have industry expertise in Healthcare, Insurance, Financial Services, Energy/Utility and Retail Distribution. S3 has a domestic and international presence in 31 locations across the US and Europe (including the UK, Lithuania, and the Czech Republic). Our highly trained and experienced staff is committed to not only helping you find a job but making sure that the job is the right fit for you!

St. Louis, MO


Sun, 16 Apr 2017 06:37:15 PDT