IT Project Manager – SDLC & Kubernetes

IT Project Manager – SDLC & Kubernetes

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need

• Business group: Project Delivery & Support
• Project: Security infrastructure on cloud platform modernization
• Reason for request: Backfill – PM for IS&C on Kubernetes Program

Candidate Value Proposition:

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a high visibility to project. The bank is creating a modern cloud platform with Kubernetes technology.
• Contractor would lead the security team ensuring that the platform meets and exceeds the bank’s security and risk requirements.

Typical Day in Role:

• Develop, track and manage project budget, project plans, timelines and scope
• Manage project resources including procuring project staff, developing, motivating, coaching and advising
• Partner closely with other members of functional teams to define business requirements
• Lead teams of developers in the delivery of high-quality software solutions that meet business needs
• Define test plans and ensure that products are defect free before User Acceptance Testing
• Facilitate the User Acceptance Testing process, developing rollout plans and procedures
• Prepare and present cost-benefit analyses
• Ensure appropriate systems development and project management processes are being utilized
• Make presentations to steering committees or project sponsors
• Communicating with project team and vendors

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• 8+ years experience in SDLC or Software Upgrade projects within the banking/financial industries. Ensuring that software upgrade projects across the company is running smoothly across cross functional teams.
• Prior PM experience managing a project upwards of $2 Million Dollars
• People Management Project Scope of at least 30 people.
• Proven ability to learn business processes quickly and to work well with business partners at different levels within the organization
• Strong ability to assess risk and apply management principles to technology applications/products and business functions
• Experience delivering security and/or cloud technology in a large-scale, multi-platform systems environment

Nice-To-Have Skills:

• Experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes is an asset

Soft Skills:

• Demonstrated ability to be flexible/ adaptable in exercising judgment in a changing environment and to manage competing priorities
• Great communication skills are required, as they will regularly be communicating internally and externally

Best vs Average:

• The ideal candidate would have a PMP/PMI and would have a technology PM background having delivered security and cloud solutions in the financial industry.

Degrees or certifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in a related field required (Technical fields preferred, although experience is more important)

Candidate Review & Selection:

• Structure and Format: Two rounds (screening interview with HM + interview with project sponsors)

Job Details



9 months



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