Infrastructure Project Manager (Hands-on, Technical)

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Infrastructure Project Manager (Hands-on, Technical)

An excellent opportunity for a hands-on Technical Infrastructure Project Manager to join an ongoing project.

Job Description

Infrastructure Project Manager (Hands-on, Technical)
Basingstoke, Hampshire
6 months initially

Our client, a major blue-chip company requires an Infrastructure Technical Project Manager who will be required to manage all aspects of the infrastructure solution delivery to separate two parts of the business ensuring that all phases (Scope, Business Case, Plan, Execution, Implementation and Handover etc.) are undertaken and completed in line with cost, time and quality expectations.

The Infrastructure Technical Project Manager will be working closely with the IT Infrastructure team in order to ensure appropriate prioritisation and allocation of resource for specific network/voice/server related projects and it is expected that this is a hands-on role taking direction from the Project Manager.

Skills/Experience needed for the role will include -

- Demonstrable project management competence in a complex corporate IT environment involving multiple business units, internal/external suppliers.
- Proven ability to deliver infrastructure change into an in-house IT department, ensuring that all aspects of service take-on are in place e.g. documentation, operational process, service levels etc ….
- Maintaining excellent relationships with IT and business stakeholders
- Proven ability to work with technical experts and third parties in order to build costed technical roadmaps across IT infrastructure, that set out how the delivery phases will be accomplished and benefits realised
- To be competent in the role of task leader/coach with proven skills in team building
- The ability to build and maintain project resource plans in conjunction with line managers across IT and from 3rd parties
- Excellent communication with all stakeholders
- To be good at gathering facts, analysing key issues and turning these into supportable service delivery plans
- To understand allocated business areas and identifies opportunities
- Track record of delivering IT development projects to budget and timescale
- The ability to effectively prioritise individual workload and work under pressure
- A deep understanding in all stages of the system lifecycle and proficient in a number of Project Management methods and disciplines
- Self-starter with a drive to succeed focusing on delivering business benefit
- Must have proven track record in managing complex data centre separation, producing technical project plans, leading a mixed team of internal and external resources and articulating complex technical activity into mainstream language and negotiating the required change windows
- Must have operated within tight change control environments (preferably using LanDesk tools) and able to write method statements / risk assessments
- Enjoys a hands on approach to the implementation of network projects.

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.

Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Hose Edin

team member 15a

My clients range from high technology vendors, integrators and consultancies to finance, government and public sector. One of my strengths is definitely my ability to strike up a rapport from the very first call and to build and maintain that relationship.

Jonelle Odairi-Foxe