Senior Project Manager

Agile, Consulting, Development, Iterative, Manager, Management, Project, Project Management, Project Manager, Security
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp, Contract
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description


Our client, one of the world's leading professional services organizations, is seeking a Senior Project Manager.






Location: Secaucus, NJ


Position Type: Contract






Job Description:


-The Infrastructure Security Senior Project Manager role successfully and efficiently drives and manages strategic and tactical Security projects.






The role focuses on 5 security technology disciplines:


-Endpoint Security; Data Security; Vulnerability Management; Network Security; Cloud Security.






-Strong ability to communicate fluently in English and adapt communications to various audiences, including Executives, Sponsors, Management, overall organization and project teams includes verbal, written and presentation skills


-Breakdown barriers of delivery with well thought out challenges and escalations if needed


-Adherence and compliance to all required project management deliverables and requirements


-Deep understanding of project lifecycles, including waterfall and iterative methodologies such as Agile


-Experience developing project estimates based on identifying deliverables


-Skilled in MS Project, including use of Resource, Assignment and Task Detail views


-Ability to gain stakeholder buy-in and manage their expectations


-Ability to collaborate across functional teams, cultures and geographies; build trust virtually


-Strong working knowledge or experience with Infrastructure Security


-Experience of managing IT projects with personal accountability for delivering to time and cost for large, complex projects typically up to $5m in value and 12 to 18 months in duration


-Mastery of project management methodology, tools and templates (includes project planning, schedule development, scope management and cost management)


-Track record of customer focus, based on openness, trust, and delivering on promises


-Extensive experience of delivery that includes the use of supplier and off-shore resources


-Experience in managing to contract; ensuring clients and suppliers alike perform in accordance with original agreement


-Experience across packaged and bespoke systems and infrastructure, ideally on an international basis


-Management skills to manage one or more large, complex projects simultaneously


-IT background with experience across the systems development life cycle with experience in all project phases plan, initiate, elaborate, design, build, test, implement.


-Knowledge and use of industry-standard project methods, tools and techniques e.g. RAIDS, budget, communication


-Strong team working skills across matrixed client, supplier and geographically dispersed virtual teams


-Strong interpersonal skills (includes negotiation)


-Leader in the use of IT methodologies, processes and standards for project management






Experience/Required Skills:


-10+ years of experience in program/project management


-Work experience in a professional services and/or global IT consulting industries preferred






Certification Requirements:


-Program management certification is preferred (PgMP or MSP)






Education:


-A degree in Computer Science or a related discipline; or equivalent work experience

Dice Id : mitchmar1
Position Id : MITCA000J21712
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