Data Center Project Manager

McLean
Posted 2 weeks ago

Data Center Project Manager

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Data Center Project Manager will plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within the defined budget
  • Responsibilities will include planning and execution of technology projects, execution of technology-related tasks and initiatives, acquiring/scheduling/coordinating resources to deliver projects according to the plan
  • Research and report on new technologies and how that provide value to the strategic plan of the customer
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Document the technical, financial, and resource allocation aspects of each project
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards
  • Develop and maintain detailed project plans to track progress
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Anticipate potential project roadblocks and identify alternatives in an independent and efficient manner
  • Track individual responsibilities across projects
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Provide technology strategy planning
  • Integrate information technologies into the organization for optimal effectiveness

Minimum Qualifications

  • Four-year college degree
  • 5 years related experience

Education/Experience

  • Four-year college degree in Business, Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field of study
  • 8+ years of experience directly in the IT field
  • Experience with deploying infrastructure and/or other IT related projects
  • Knowledgeable in project management methodology and solution development methodologies; PMP certification is preferred or will sit for exam to obtain within 6 months of placement in PM role
  • Advanced, proven knowledge of project management as well as basic knowledge of infrastructure
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of Windows, Linux and VMWare
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of data center, storage, compute, and cloud
  • Networking knowledge in the areas of firewalls, load balancers and IP Management
  • Must be able to generate and manage detailed project plans
  • Must be able to manage technical resources working on multiple projects seamlessly
  • Must be an excellent communicator – both written and oral
  • Must have excellent customer relationship management skills and ability to interface seamlessly with sales staff
  • Must be able to run project update meeting with both technical and non-technical attendee’s
  • Must possess leadership qualities and skills that motivate project team members to drive the project to a successful conclusion
  • Extensive experience in P&L responsibility for a technology services delivery team and proven success driving profitability and customer satisfaction required
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business/ professional journals, technical procedures, or regulations
  • Ability to write reports and/or business correspondence
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, customers, other employees
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft tools including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office, MS Project, MS Project Server, SharePoint Portal

Licenses and Certifications

  • Microsoft Azure Certified, Microsoft 365 Certified, and/or AWS Certified
  • Cloud Architecture or Development Certification
  • Scrum certification preferred
  • PMP certification is preferred or will sit exam to obtain within 6 months of placement in PM role

Additional Information

  • All candidates are encouraged to apply, but many positions require a strict drug and background check by our customers. Betis Group, Inc. supports and adheres to all state laws regarding background checks.
  • Full Time/Contract

 

 

Job Features

Job CategoryProject Management

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