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)


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

Dice Id : mitchmar1
Position Id : MITCA000J21712
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