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Project Manager (AZURE)

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Project and Programme Management

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Project Manager

  • Salary:

    £450 - £525 per day

  • Contact:

    Corin Vivanti

  • Contact email:

    corin.vivanti@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    77155_1673888139

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-02-27

  • Startdate:

    30/01/2023

Infrastructure/Cloud Project Manager

We are looking for a technical/infrastructure Project Manager to project manage technical infrastructure projects.

The current project pipeline consist of Data Centre decommissioning, Backup as a Service (BaaS) installations, DR solutions, VPN ,Server/Storage migrations, transferring legacy system into SaaS solutions, use of Azure platform.

Key Skills

Significant experience with a proven track record of successful project management of delivering complex IT infrastructure projects from conception to implementation which include:

Key areas: Data Centre Migrations, VMWare Migrations, Legacy System migrations, Azure and network knowledge

In general a good understanding of Cloud products and Solutions as well as Network solutions in order to be able contribute to the future technology designs.

Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Degree and/or professional qualification in IT subject or significant management experience in relevant technical area.
  • Project Management qualification e.g. Prince 2, MSP, PMP qualified or significant demonstrable experience of project management.
  • ITIL foundation qualified or demonstrate significant management and operational experience using appropriate best practice framework.
  • Knowledge of working with both traditional and agile delivery methodologies.

General Project Management requirements

  • Lead, be accountable and successfully manage one or more technology projects; projects may relate technology solution implementation across infrastructure and applications.
  • Accountable for the delivery of the agreed projects within scope, time, quality and cost.
  • Apply in depth technical insights, expertise and market led knowledge to inform, guide, challenge and support strategic technology and investment decisions; produce detailed implementation plan for each phase of project/s including identification of tasks, resource and timescales.
  • Manage resources (people, processes, departments and tools) effectively and provide resource forecast to ensure that projects have sufficient skills and tools required to ensure the success of projects.
  • Manage Change Control Processes to ensure that any changes are managed correctly and that the full impact and risks are known before any such change is implemented.
  • Support effective technology and service operational functions in line with ITIL best practice e.g. service strategy, design, transition, operations and continuous service improvement.
  • Participate in the requirements definition and selection of third party application providers\
  • Significant problem solving skills, seeking cost effective solutions, managing resources to suit changing priorities.
  • 3rd party/Supplier Management experience