Information Technology - Mississauga

Our client in Telco Industry is looking for Sr. Project Manager (Network Architecture and Security) for Mississauga location. This is a 12 months contract position.

Description:
Overview: 
We are looking for a highly motivated, creative, and disciplined individual to join our team.  We are looking for an IT Project Manager with network architecture and security experience.
 
Job duties / accountabilities:
The Project Manager will play a key role in planning and leading key Audit projects in partnership with other IT and corporate systems stakeholders.
 
Core activities include the following:
• Delivery lifecycle – manage the delivery lifecycle for projects which introduce new functionality and capabilities to the organization
• Stakeholder management – effectively partner and communicate with project stakeholders at all  levels of the organization and in both business and IT functions
• Financial management – forecasting, budget tracking, analysis and communication
• Risk management – identification, mitigation and communication of all project risks.
• Status and communication management – prepare and present project status at the working team and director levels
• Change management – ensure efficient and timely management of necessary processes
• Process management – ensure delivery of best practices and overall project health.
 
Essential skills/competencies:
• At least five (5) years program/project management experience and a demonstrated track record in large complex IT programs and projects, working with virtual teams across multiple geographic locations.
• Working knowledge of IT enterprise security key principals, including data security standards, IT architecture, cross-component solution sets, business processes and systems integration.
• Established leadership role in IT enterprise security delivery for both solution implementations and upgrades, with a key focus on application, integration, and infrastructure projects.
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills – experience preparing and delivering management presentations and reports.
• Exemplary customer service skills – strong desire to help internal and external users.
• Strong positive, can-do attitude.
• Prefers to work in a fast-paced environment and be a member of a closely-knit, high performance team.
• Desire to learn and become familiar with new technologies; assimilate knowledge quickly and effectively.
• Self-motivated with a strong tolerance to ambiguity and change.
• Ensure the sponsor’s business requirements have been clearly defined and documented.
• Work with business owners, Solution, System and Enterprise Architects, Technical Subject Matter Experts and vendors to evaluate solutions, based on requirements that meet the organization strategies regarding technical solutions to solve business problems.
• Manage the day-to-day aspects of large-scale projects leveraging industry best practices and project management disciplines.
• Proactively address evolving business requirements and work program priorities.
• Formalize and manage project scope, actively identifying and managing changes.
• Work across teams to ensure production readiness of project deliverable and seamless transition to support.
• Strong documentation management skills leveraging project repository to share key documents and lessons learned for support, audit, future roadmap and delivery requirements.
 
Critical Qualifications/Competencies:
Formal project management training and PMI PMP certification is desirable but not mandatory
• University degree or equivalent post-secondary education
• Proficiency using Project Management Tools, including MS OFFICE  products
 
Working Conditions:
• Ability to efficiently work in virtual teams, handling multiple projects
• Availability to work occasional weekends and evenings to meet project deadlines and available to work occasional overnights to take part in deployment activities
 
Educational Requirements:
• PMP Certification is preferred
• Bachelor’s Degree or work experience

 
To apply, please send you resume to: u.zubair@maxsys.ca
 
 

Position Type Contract
Application Deadline April 12, 2019
Experience Required 5+ years
Job Duration 1 year
Education Required Bachelors