Our Client is looking for a Senior Technical Project Manager who will be responsible for managing technical/infrastructure projects from project initiation to service delivery including platform upgrades, software patching, security, servers, networks, telecoms, operating systems and sound knowledge of IT Infrastructure to understand dependencies across each layer; network/ OS/ Middleware/ Application/ Database, along with transition to Operations and Service management.
Key responsibilities will include:
Minimum of five years project management in implementing enterprise infrastructure and technology solutions, developing and supporting business applications and infrastructures
Have a strong understanding of IT technical infrastructure technologies and be experienced in the management of IT projects and budgets.
Experience of managing infrastructure projects from a budget management and technical delivery perspective in particular
Experienced in Financial or Insurance industries.
Possess a broad technical knowledge base with a focus on strategic technologies
Management of a third party technical infrastructural supplier(s) for project delivery
Possessing a good knowledge and understanding of IT technical infrastructure technologies
Highly committed to following formal project management disciplines
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to deal with both technical and business stakeholders
Strong facilitation and negotiation skills
Analytical and aptitude for attention to detail