Project Manager – Senior

Contract
Toronto
Posted 2 months ago

There is 6 months contract opportunity, with possible extension for a Project Manager – Senior, Toronto.
Key focus is on experience related to Network Infrastructure.
Work would be done remotely until the pandemic situation normalizes.

Must haves:
• Reliability level security clearance is mandatory requirement.
• Minimum 8-10 years of experience with a focus on infrastructure IT / Networking / Telephony / Endpoint and Access Point protection / Phone / Broadband Circuits, etc.
• Experience in leading RFP, contract negotiation and vendor management.
• Knowledge and experience in agile / scrum / iterative development.

If you are available, please send your resume to bakul.jain@2iresourcing.ca or refer someone interested.

Thanks

Job Title: Project Manager – Senior

Site: Toronto

6 months contract with possible extension.

Job Posting Title: Project Manager – Senior
Description: NOTE:
– The Senior PM will be working in the Network Renewal Project and it is for Canada Post Group of Companies. Key focus is on experience related to Network Infrastructure.

– Hired contractor will be working remotely for the time being. However, when onsite work is resumed at Innovapost, the contractor will require to work full-time onsite.

– The initial mandate is for 6 months with potentials for further extensions

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Manage all aspects of project management from discovery through delivery implementation and stabilization:

1. Create and manage project plans, charters, schedules, budgets, quality, communication, resource and risk management plans
2. Provide the direction required to meet the project objectives and commitments
3. Analyze and make decisions on projects, considering project benefits, scope, cost, schedule, and quality
4. Prepare reports regarding the status of the project 5. Ensure appropriate management of stakeholders throughout the project

• Collaborate with the IT PMO to ensure compliance with project standards, processes, tools, and methodology
• Work with the BSD Lead and BSD IT Partner to ensure compliance with engagement processes and business partner requirements
• 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
• Act as prime liaison between Innovapost and Third-Party organizations on project-related issues or inquiries
• Oversee integration of the agile team’s deliverables with the project at large, as well as how deliverables may have touchpoints in related sub-domains
• Provide administrative support to enable the Scrum Master to focus on his/her core delivery responsibilities
• Lead or play a key role in Scrum meetings to drive coordination
• Provide and maintain accurate project forecasts
• Ensure global project reporting requirements are delivered to the Planning & Intake team in collaboration with the Project Control Officer (“PCO”) such as the reporting of project status of actions, issues, risks
• Ensure all groups are being provided with timely and accurate project information

QUALIFICATION/ EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
MUST HAVE
• Minimum 8-10 years of experience with a focus on infrastructure IT / Networking / Telephony / Endpoint and Access Point protection / Phone / Broadband Circuits, etc.
• A demonstrated track record in large complex Network programs and projects, working with virtual teams across multiple geographic locations.
• Experience in leading RFP, contract negotiation and vendor management
• Project Management: comprehensive knowledge of project/program management methodologies and tools, including Agile methodologies
• Financial Management: strong understanding of key concepts of financial processes such as budgeting, forecasting, financial modeling, ROI development, etc.
• Delivery methodology: knowledge and experience in agile / scrum / iterative development

NICE-TO-HAVE
• Certifications: PMP, ITIL foundations, Agile
• Experience working with ServiceNow

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