Data Centre Project Manager - Telco - Northern Ireland

Pro Quest Resourcing Ltd
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13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
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Data Centre Project Manager x 2 - Northern Ireland Location: Belfast Start date: ASAP Overview & Responsibilities We are looking for a seasoned IT Project Manager to join our team working with our global telecoms client to deliver a broad range of data centre/infrastructure projects. You should ideally have a strong technical background and have 5 years experience delivering data centre/ infrastructure projects. You should be comfortable talking technology and fully understand E2E service design and infrastructure delivery. You will need to quickly establish yourself as the authority on the project and give total confidence that the project under your control is being well managed and running to both plan and budget. This role requires a calm and charismatic person who has the ability to work with teams of engineers as well as being confident to present in front of senior stakeholders. We are looking for a succinct communicator who is skilled at building and maintaining strong relationships with customers. You should be a self-starter who can drive the project and guide members of project teams through any resistance from business units with tact. You are pedantic when it comes to documentation and your project plans, so everything delivered is accurate and consumable. Stakeholder management is key - you will drive the governance strategy and produce outstanding project updates and communications. Key Accountabilities ? Be the Data Centre Project Manager ? Create and own the project plans and manage risks, issues and dependencies ? Provide regular reporting on progress to senior stakeholders ? Matrix manage a team of architects and technical staff ? Engage with other delivery teams across the organisation as required ? Run workshops and meetings guiding the team as required ? Secure and maintain strong relationships with customers ? Deliver the project within budget and on time Ideal Technical/Professional Skills (ideally would have certifications) ? 10 years project management experience ? 5 years data centre/infrastructure project delivery experience essential ? Previous ? Strong understanding of E2E Service Design and Delivery ? Strong knowledge of and ability to steer and deliver UAM enablement processes ? Operation support model design and delivery experience ? Strong risk & issue management skills ? Strong stakeholder management skills ? Cost estimation and finance management experience ? Microsoft Project / Office technically proficient / skilled ? Ideally you have come from a data centre/networking technical background. ? Ideally PMP, Prince 2 certified Personal Skills ? Work closely with stakeholders and technical teams and be comfortable communicating at all levels ? You can present technical concepts in authoritative and clear manner to stakeholders through white boarding, presentations and proposals ? You have a number of years’ experience in project management and understand the implications and impact to the business ? Tenacious problem solver, will own issues through to full resolution This job was originally posted as

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