Technical Project Manager

Cloud Security, Hybrid Cloud, Implementation, Project Management, Agile, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud
Contract W2, Contract Independent, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Project manager oversees the day to day activities of the project team managing the execution; facilitating key decisions, planning activities, issue, risk and communications management.
  • Manage all aspects of a complex cross-functional projects to plan, organize, schedule, control and monitor to ensure timely completion, cost-effectiveness and customer satisfaction, while creating a creative, positive and flexible environment.
  • Rigorously manages scope and approach according to program objectives to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed on time, cost, and quality parameters.
  • Leads project team in translating strategic initiatives into tactical, objective-based projects. Manages and negotiate tradeoffs between business needs, resources and technical constraints.
  • Defines and tracks project milestones while developing, maintaining, and reporting on an overall integrated delivery plan.
  • Facilitates planning workshops to breakdown complex initiatives, ensuring adequate definition and granularity to support effective project tracking, costing, and resource estimation.
  • Identifies risks, anticipates issues and takes ownership of issue resolution.
  • Ensures all activities and defined work products are defined appropriately and will lead to the successful delivery of project objectives and milestones.
  • Applies best practices from project management and quality measurement systems such as PMBOK, EVMS, ISO 9001. Applies Cloud best practices and maturity model to project management approach.
  • Applies continuous methods for tracking project performance, managing risks and issues.
  • Ensure adequate controls are in place to ensure on-time delivery of scope and business objectives.
  • Adapts agile methods to project specific needs, coaches team on Agile methodology, effective use of tools (Jira, MS Teams) adoption
  • Facilitates iteration planning, daily standups, demo, and retrospective meetings.
  • Ensure adherence to corporate process, policies and contract requirements provide oversight and guidance to aid the team.
  • Develops and validates financial forecasts and provides on-going reconciliation of resources and other related project expenditures.
  • Publishes periodic project status reports and represents the project in various project governance and inter-department forums.
  • Regularly communicates project updates to senior level leadership and customers.

 

Qualifications:

  • 15-20 years of IT experience with minimum of 12 years of Project Management experience with at least 10+ years as a project manager managing teams to: Develop and Implement Cloud Strategies; Develop Cloud Architectures, Security and Compliance Frameworks; Implement Hybrid Cloud/Multi Cloud Environments; Plan and Execute Cloud Migrations; Establish Cloud Governance and Cloud Financial Ops; Audit and Remediate IT Process and Tools (Development and Operational) for Cloud; Establish Cloud Operations; Develop and Establish a Cloud Organizational Change Management Program.
  • Experience implementing in Hybrid and Multi Cloud environments with all major cloud providers (AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud).
  • Technical Background in software development, application or infrastructure such as network infrastructure, storage, servers, databases, cloud computing, data center operations, security, and vendor management.
  • Operations Knowledge (BCDR, Incident Response, SLA Management, IAM, Cost Management, Asset Management, Patch management)
  • Knowledge and experience on budgets, finances, cost modelling and forecasting
  • Strong customer, verbal and written communication skills and experience with strategy level consensus building across senior leadership levels.
  • Strong project management skills, deep technical expertise, business knowledge, and excellent leadership and negotiation skills.
  • Must have strong technical aptitude and business acumen.
  • Ability to understand technical concepts and work with highly skilled/experienced resources
  • Experience in managing cross enterprise change management initiatives and leading teams in the development and execution of business and technology transformation.
  • Hands on experience on Agile practices, Scrum process, Kanban, and waterfall methodology.
  • Experience with varied technologies and tools and operating systems, including KAFKA, Cloudera, Tomcat, IBM WebSphere, IBM MQueue, Linux, IBM Mainframe, AIX, Windows environments
  • Experience with ISO 27001, PCI DSS, HIPAA, HITRUST, NIST 80-66, FedRAMP, GDPR and SOC II a plus.
  • Knowledge of MS Office tool set - MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project and MS Visio. TOGAF and Orbus EA Tool a plus.
  • Experience integrating and managing external consulting firms for specific expertise
  • Experience working in complex fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to perform assigned tasks with minimum supervision.
  • Healthcare experience or similar environment is strongly encouraged.
  • Bachelor's degree and Project Management Professional (PMP) is a must.
 
 
Dice Id : 10110693
Position Id : 319522
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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