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Applications/Infrastructure Project Manager

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Posted: 02/07/2019
Reference: 765230
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England (map)
Salary: £50000 - £50000
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Job description

Our client is looking for an IT Project Manager to join their exciting business in Portsmouth.

 

Major Tasks and Activities:

 

  • Ensuring the implementation of structured project management processes to ensure the effective delivery of business value from IT projects;
  • Assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality and timeline issues appropriately;
  • Tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers;
  • Maintaining a full set of documentation as required by the IT Project Management Process for each project
  • Coordinating communication with all areas of the business that impact the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed;
  • Assisting the Portfolio Manager and Business Relationship Manager in partnering with senior management of the business community to identify and prioritise opportunities for business improvement;
  • Ensuring that through life support capabilities are key design considerations in all new business system solutions

Essential:

3-5 years Infrastructure Project Management experience minimum.

A general knowledge of delivery application based projects – Agile

MS Project and Project Server

Can deliver multiple projects or various sizes

Managed full project lifecycle

Person Specification

 

Qualification and Experience:

 

  • Experienced IT professional, focussed on being a part of a cost effective and efficient project delivery team
  • Minimum of three years’ demonstrable Project Management experience
  • Infrastructure Project Management essential
  • Software application Project Management desirable
  • Microsoft Project experience essential (and Project Server preferred)
  • PRINCE/APM or equivalent certification
  • Experience of managing 4/5 projects simultaneously

 

Technical & Specialist Knowledge

 

  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of implementing and delivering large projects in complex environments within Budget and Timescales using structured Project Methodology
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of current IT technology
  • Infrastructure project management experience essential:
    • Network installation
    • Server infrastructure
    • CISCO
    • Citrix
    • VOIP
  • Software application Project Management experience desirable
    • Certified Scrum Master, AgilePM certified or equivalent
    • Experience of Agile
    • TFS (Team Foundation Server) experience desirable as PM will be expected to manage development work in TFS
    • Awareness of the ALM (Applications Lifecycle Management) process
    • Experience of managing both in-house application delivery teams as well as third parties
  • Microsoft Project power user
  • Experience of Microsoft Project Server would be advantageous

For more information, please contact David Trogu on 0117 917 4560

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