Data Center Project Manager - Remote
- Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Data Center Project Manager - 100% REMOTE
Strong emphasis on past data center consolidation or application migration experience. Responsible for all aspects of assigned technical projects.
Projects may be focused on: • Data center technology & infrastructure • Data center migration and consolidation • The development of new or upgraded products and services; • Internal information system-specific projects that may involve the development or enhancement of internal applications, technology integration, and/or infrastructure environment build-out; • Delivery by service teams for outsourced solutions to external clients; or • Delivery of new or enhanced products and/or services to improve customer satisfaction through the use of technology, which may include customizations to base products to meet client requirements, system integration with or third-party products or consulting projects and engagements. Typically involves extensive interactions with product development, sales, client relationship teams, technology solutions, service delivery and/or other cross-functional teams. May work at client sites from time to time. • Plans and coordinates all aspects of technical projects from initiation through delivery. • Manages project initiation activities that include identifying contractual obligations, client needs and goals, existing situation, necessary contacts, and access to existing information as needed. • Ensures requirements for internal technology projects align to operational standards. Develop alternate requirements or document exceptions as appropriate. • Develops, defines and executes project plans, project scope, activities, schedules, budgets and deliverables. • Identifies needed resources for projects, defines and assigns major project roles. • Coordinates activities and tasks among project team members, other internal departments and client or vendor/subcontractor organizations as needed to meet project goals and ensure project completion is on schedule, within budget constraints, and of the appropriate quality standards for the project scope. • Assigns and monitors work of project team, providing technical and analytical support and direction. Interfaces with external clients or field-based employees on technical matters as needed. • Manages project risks, issues/problems, and activity progress to ensure project goals (e.g., deadline, scope and quality) are achieved. Assists with problem resolution or risk mitigation as needed. • May manage the integration of vendor/subcontractor tasks, and track and review vendor/subcontractor deliverables, if appropriate for the project. • Serves as liaison between technical and non-technical teams, in internal organizations as well as in client and vendor/subcontractor organizations, to ensure all project targets and requirements are met. • Delivers informational and decision-seeking presentations to technical and business groups in client organizations. • Conducts project closure activities to formalize and communicate the project acceptance, handover documentation and ongoing activities to accountable teams and complete a post-implementation review to identify areas of improvement. • May directly oversee employees assigned to manage specific project that have a distinct beginning and end. Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function. • Identifies project management coordination process gaps or areas for improvement, recommends and implements solutions.
• 5-10 + years of related experience required.
• Application re-platforming experience
• Infrastructure PM Experience
• Finance or Banking industry experience
• Datacenter migration and consolidation experience
Bachelor’ s degree from a four year college or university in a related field or combination of work experience. PMP is a bonus, but not required
Shift: M-F, 8: 00 AM – 5: 00 PM. Some nights and weekend work required based upon the needs of the business.