Project Manager(Must have AWS migration experience)

PMP, Migration, Program management, Amazon Web Services, Cloud
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description





Job Title: Project Manager

Location:  100 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA

Project(s) Duration:   9+ months contract

Hours per Week:  37.5 hours per work week. (holidays are not work days)


Working with other project managers and program manager on phased migration planning by grouping applications into waves.

  • Be responsible for driving the migration of specific waves and/or specific applications within waves to AWS
  • Developing detailed project plans, schedules, work breakdown structures, and project checklists to meet established time frames, funding limitations, and staffing availability.
  • Working with IT, external partners, and business stakeholders to develop effective project plans with detailed milestones and activities.
    Reporting status and risks on a weekly basis to program manager and application stakeholders.
    Collaborating with agency business leaders to develop and maintain ongoing release schedules.
    Coordinating project activities for adherence to project plan and goals, including AWS infrastructure setup, application migration, functional and technical testing (accessibility, vulnerability, and performance),  application validation and cutover, and decommissioning of private cloud infrastructure after stabilization
    Monitoring results against established timelines, deliverables, tasks, dependencies, and associated technical specifications
    Managing project development process to include monitoring project scope and change control processes



Knowledge of, and proven experience managing the migration of  large-scale IT Systems and Applications from a private cloud to AWS public cloud and Gov Cloud


  • Experience working with multiple simultaneous projects/applications at various stages with competing priorities and shifting timelines
  • A good understanding and proven work experience with various SDLC methodologies
    Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
    Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with management, end users, project team members, and vendors
    Ability to interact effectively with technical personnel and with a wide variety of technical resources
    Ability to translate and communicate technical concepts, information, plans, and procedures to both technical personnel and non-IT business users
    Knowledge and demonstrated ability to conduct detailed planning, and to perform risk assessments and their associated risk mitigation actions
    Excellent oral and written communication skills, and presentation skills
  • Experience working with government projects

Education and Experience:
 Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience
 Minimum (8) eight years of IT experience in one or more technical roles
 Minimum (5) five years of extensive hands-on experience with project management as the project manager with full accountability and financial responsibility

Minimum (3) three years of experience managing enterprise-wide AWS Cloud migration projects
 Experience with and preparing project documentation such as detailed requirements
 Proficiency with MS Project
 Proficiency with MS Office applications including Excel, Word, Visio, Outlook, and Power Point.


Dice Id : 10121364
Position Id : 6970320
Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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