Cloud and Infrastructure Project Manager

Version 1 Ltd
27 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to dynamic expansion in our Infrastructure Consulting team we require an experienced Infrastructure Technical Project Manager to join our Managed Service Practice. A highly driven individual is required as they will have responsibility for a number of Infrastructure related project work streams running in parallel. This individual will also be integral to the development of the Infrastructure Consulting Practice, working with the Head of Infrastructure Consulting on business development through presales activities and Business Analysis activities such as business case development and infrastructure solution TCO assessments. The Infrastructure Consulting Practice is expanding rapidly and there will be an opportunity for the individual to shape its strategic direction in regard of technology solutions and service lines. The Practice is currently very active in the area of cloud computing, driven by a growing demand from our customers for speed of deployment, scalability, and greater cost efficiencies. Individuals with expertise in cloud computing, or a strong desire to acquire experience in this exciting field, are encouraged to apply. Based in Dublin but travel within Ireland and the UK may be required from time to time. Job ObjectivesTell me about the role - what will I be doing on a daily basis? Project managing a number of concurrent Infrastructure Project work streams: * Manage end-to-end project delivery: design, build, test, transition, go-live * Business Analysis in the form of workflow analysis and business case development * Planning, estimation and total cost of ownership * Infrastructure Technical presales activities in conjunction with the sales teams * Working with a diverse client base across a broad range of industry sectors Skills RequiredWhat skills do I need to succeed in this job? * Infrastructure technical background essential with working knowledge of Microsoft and Open Source stacks; * Significant Infrastructure Project Management experience with associated PM qualification (Prince 2 preferred); * Business Analysis experience - Business requirements gathering, strong documentation skills, experience of running workshops, presentation know-how; * Infrastructure Presales experience an advantage; * Cloud computing experience an advantage; What other attributes will I need to be successful? * As a senior level business analyst/technical manager , you will possess excellent facilitation and communication skills * You will have the ability to deal with all levels of a client organisation, with a proven track record sizing and scoping business requirements into clearly defined specifications * A team player and self-motivated, you must demonstrate a strong customer-centric ethos. * You will possess very strong documentation skills, particularly in documenting business requirements and solutions * Experience working across multiple projects, and in a project team environment * Self-starter. Can take on assignments, driving through contacting the appropriate parties to get them done and escalate when progress is impeded * Excellent written and verbal communication * Previous consultancy experience a distinct advantage * Experience of working effectively within a team * Excellent mentoring and skills transfer capabilities Note: Given the tight internal business deadline on this project, and the timescales involved in processing work card/permit applications, regrettably we will not be offering work permit sponsorship for this role. To apply contact; Simon O'Regan - Talent Acquisition - Version 1.
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