Sr Project Manager (PS)
POSITION SUMMARY & RESPONSIBILITIES
The Virtustream Sr. Project Manager typically works from home with limited travel and will be interacting daily with multiple Virtustream Enterprise Class Cloud Clients. The PM will be the single point of contact for Mission Critical activities and SAP Cloud Implementation and Migration projects. The Project Manager will drive the Virtustream Basis Technical team members across various SAP and HANA technical projects to meet client expectations, deliver value and minimize potential obstacles and risks.
+ Establishing and implementing technical project methodologies and processes within work teams relating to SAP solution installations and migrations
+ Project Scheduling - Establish a project plan, baseline the plan, manage schedule and resource load. Assure plan is integrated with each team and follows internal project methodology.
+ Manage project operation budget
+ Strong SAP technical background, ability to communicate with Executives effectively
+ Lead and develop project team members
+ Integrate with other projects to support a program approach
+ Work with business partners to understand business process needs and analyze requirements
+ Facilitate resolution of cross-team business issues amongst business groups
+ Experience with managing SAP HANA implementations is a plus
When you choose our company, you join a diverse world of innovative thought leaders. At our core is a commitment to workplace diversity, the sustainability of our planet, and community corporate involvement. We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities-all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage applicants of all ages.
**Critical Hiring Criteria:**
QUALIFICATIONS - KNOWLEDGE - SKILLS
+ 5 + years of Project Management experience managing large technical projects with diverse teams involving virtual platform technology is required
+ Experience from Design, resource planning through Go-live on multiple SAP implementation or migration projects is required
+ Experience leading virtually located teams onshore and offshore
+ Extensive experience with project sizing and staff alignment to meet the needs of budget and deadline requirements
+ Key background will come from SAP Basis platform migrations, HANA migrations, BI migrations, physical to virtual SAP migrations
+ Knowledge of cloud computing concepts, software, and systems (i.e. networking, virtualization, VMware, hypervisors)
+ Excellent knowledge of SAP technical infrastructure and migrations is required and knowledge of SAP HANA is ideal
+ PMP and Six Sigma certification is ideal
+ Candidates can be located anywhere within the U.S. as the role is virtual with light travel.
+ Bachelors’ degree in a technical discipline (i.e. Information Systems or Network Management) or Masters’ in a technical or business discipline (i.e. Management)
+ Strong knowledge of enterprise technology infrastructure (i.e. converged networks, Storage Area Networks [SANs] servers, enterprise server software including Windows Server, Linux, and monitoring technologies) is preferred
+ Previous SAP technical account management experience is beneficial
+ Excellent customer service skills are expected
+ Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal are required
+ Positive attitude with enthusiasm and drive
+ Good time management skills
+ Ability to work alone and within a team
+ Ability to meet deadlines
500 - VIRTUSTREAM
US - Illinois - Lisle, VA - Glen Allen, VA - Herndon, VA - McLean, VA - Reston, WI - Madison, WI - Pewaukee