Infrastructure Project Manager.
Chicago , Illinois
November 19, 2017
A prestigious international financial services company headquartered in Chicago is looking for a Project management professional that will be able to run infrastructure projects in order to enable their development organization's key projects. After on-boarding they will be assigned an experienced mentor and will begin to take on infrastructure projects. They will manage a mix of projects already in flight as well as new. These projects will also be a mix of infrastructure life cycle (upgrades, migrations, etc...) as well as those driven by the infrastructure orders from the applications development team and the business. These projects can vary in scope from 50,000 to several million and the number of projects will vary dependent on overall workload.

Expectations and responsibilities are:

Expertise in managing all phases of technology infrastructure projects from concept through implementation and maintenance.

Responsible for structuring a project, performing the detailed planning, and managing project execution and completion of moderate to large projects using a prescribed methodology.

Defines the phase deliverables, tracks milestones and incurred expenses versus planned expenses, schedules roles and resources, evaluates risks and recommends contingency plans.

Assigns resources and tasks, and manages quality assurance, resolution of issues, status reviews and reporting, development of standards, change control, customer support, and compliance with all policies and procedures.

Candidate must have strong project management skills, and should understand various project methodologies, processes and standards. Candidate will be responsible for project documentation, project schedule, meeting agendas, minutes, status reporting, etc.

Candidate should be familiar with technology infrastructure as well as MS Office, MS Project and SharePoint.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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A little about us:
TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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