Senior Infrastructure Project Manager

Project, PLC, Development, SDLC, IT, Management
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Define, plan, manage and deliver large Infrastructure projects to ensure that business results are achieved with desired timeframes.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Utilize established project management methodology including Project Life Cycle (PLC) and Solution Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Manage cross-functional project teams to deliver complex projects that are diverse in scope and broad in nature by utilizing knowledge and expertise to apply independent judgment in complex situations
  • Lead cross-functional teams across business units and geographic locations
  • Gather business and IT estimates and ensure they are developed using sound principles and judgment
  • Perform analysis to identify innovative utilization of existing resources and potential solutions that facilitate decision-making to resolve issues preventing successful execution
  • Manage project budgets and resources by ensuring costs are in alignment with approved limits, documenting and reporting variances, forecasting and securing resources and collaborating with resource managers
  • Identify and mitigate risks by creating risk management plans, managing interdependencies with other organizational projects, investigating problems and performing in-depth analysis to ensure project delivery
  • Provide guidance and advice to other Project Managers, business managers and key stakeholders
  • Participate in Project Management Practice process improvement initiatives
  • Facilitate assessment of technical system requirements, designs and specifications to execute a project
  • Work with the service design and delivery teams on improving the information technology (IT) infrastructure of the organization through contributions to the infrastructure specific SDLC
  • Prepare cost estimates of IT infrastructure, including maintenance and support, including hardware, software, build of materials (BOM) and statements of work (SOW) from vendors
  • Contribute to a positive work environment by demonstrating cultural expectations and influencing others to reward performance and value "can do" people, accountability, diversity and inclusion, flexibility, continuous improvement, collaboration, creativity and fun
  • Adopt QBE values in personal work behaviors, decision-making, contributions and interpersonal interactions; manage own career development by soliciting feedback and valuing other perspectives
Required Qualifications
Education
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience

Experience
  • 7 years relevant experience
Preferred Qualifications
Experience
  • Experience in project management within an enterprise environment

Licenses/Certifications
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

Knowledge
  • Knowledge of enterprise data center structure, components and systems
  • Functional understanding of local and wide area network components, database infrastructure, availability architectures and strategies
  • Applied knowledge of project management principles, methodologies and best practices
  • Working knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resource modeling, leadership technique and coordination of people and resources
  • Policies, practices, trends, technology and information affecting the business and organization

Skills
  • Manage moderately complex projects concurrently and effectively
  • Identify and gather resources and ensure future resource availability
  • Effectively and efficiently present logic, reasoning, and analysis to others
  • Appropriately prioritize assigned tasks to ensure timely goal achievement
  • Understand the outcome of a project and analyze the results and their implications
  • Anticipate obstacles and challenges, identify root cause and strategize plans to address

Abilities
  • Adapt and be flexible in complex, changing environment
  • Communicate information in a clear, well-organized, and professional manner
  • Build relationships with senior managers to accomplish a common goal
  • High attention to detail

Work EnvironmentTravel frequency
  • Occasional (approximately 5-10 trips annually)

Physical demands
General office jobs
Work is generally performed in an office environment in which there is not substantial exposure to adverse environmental conditions. Must have the ability to remain in a stationary position for extended periods of time. Must be able to operate basic office equipment including telephone, headset and computer. Incumbent must be able to lift basic office equipment up to 20 pounds.

Number of Openings:
1
How to Apply:
To submit your application, click "Apply" and follow the step by step process.

Equal Employment Opportunity:
QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.
Dice Id : RTX18e530
Position Id : 235716
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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