IT Project Manager
Norfolk, VA 23502
TierPM' s IT project management division, specializing in delivering and managing data center infrastructure and application development solutions, is seeking multiple experienced IT Project Managers with data center server and application migration experience.
The ideal IT Project Manager will have 7-10 years of infrastructure project management experience ideally in the data center server migration and server refresh areas.
Experience working with business and application areas to migrate their applications and servers to a new data center is ideal.
**Note: Travel 10%. 1 Year temporary contract with the possibility to extend.**
- Manage data center application and server migration projects.
- Create a multi faceted plan to schedule server migrations working with the client' s business and application areas.
- Maintain tracking and reporting for all server and application migration group milestones.
- Work with business and application owner groups to validate server inventories, create the server migration plan and schedule cutover and testing windows.
- Lead projects via consultation, collaboration, problem-solving, decision making, and effective communication.
- Track and communicate server refresh project status, issues, and risks to stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle, and drive appropriate escalations.=
- Learn and apply a consistent project management framework around projects.
- At least 5-6 years of IT infrastructure project management experience.
- Knowledge of servers, storage and network infrastructure is required.
- Recent experience managing data center migration and/or server refresh projects is ideal.
- Strong organizational and project execution skills including the ability to track multiple concurrent and complex work streams.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills including strong follow up skills.
- A process oriented mindset and strong teamwork skills.
- Expert user of Excel and MS Project type tools.
Education and Certifications:
- Bachelors Degree
- PMP, CAPM or ITIL certification is a nice to have.