IaaS Snr Project Manager SC ClearedCroydon 650700OUT OF SCOPE

09 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Iaas/ Hosting and Infrastructure Senior Project Manager SC Security Clearancerequired by our government client based in Croydon, South London.Paying �650700 daily. 12 months OUT OF SCOPE As the Hosting and Infrastructure Senior Project Manager you will : Lead on the development and implementation of IaaS activity within Programme to ensure a suitable IaaS service is available to projects and products ongoing, i.e. a service that has appropriate cost, security, service, availability and connectivity characteristics . The client is currently using IaaS for closely related business applications. A number of projects now in development will also utilise it. The contracts supporting the current hosting arrangements expire in Dec 17 and the programme needs to identify a replacement service and transition to it. In doing so, the programme will need to consider alignment with the strategy around use of the Cloud. The transition will be relatively complex with a number of projects in flight, products already delivered and a number of related reprocurements due to happen during the critical transition period. Essential Criteria: Equivalent experience in delivering in a similar role or industry Strong analytical and numerical skills Good communication and negotiation skills Articulate, both verbally and in writing Demonstrable resilience under pressure Scrum (and other agile methodologies) PRINCE2 Microsoft Project Extensive knowledge and experience of Infrastructure as a Service Systems and Service Integration, End to End Testing (Unit Test, System Test, System Integration Test, User Acceptance Test, Operational Acceptance Test, Operational Performance Test) Enterprise Architecture Data migration Commercial experience, including supplier management, procurement, dispute resolution Desirable Criteria: Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) PMBOK and APMBOK Management of Risk (M_o_R) Scaled Agile (e.g. Certified SAFe Agilist) Enterprise Project Management tools (e.g. Microsoft Project Server, CA Clarity, Primavera) Certified Scrum Master or Professional Scrum Master Please apply on line in the first instance Deadline 10/08 at 12 midday SmartSourcing provides services as an Employment Agency and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of age, race, religion, disability, age, gender or sexual orientation.