IT Project Manager – Software

IT Project Manager – Software

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need:

• Bank’s Global Technology & Enterprise Platforms (GTEP) is a key technology division of bank, providing critical infrastructure solutions and support to the bank globally and employing approximately 2000 full-time employees and contractors, across 15 countries.
• The GTEP Solutions Integration and Delivery (SI&D) is looking for an IT Project Manager for the Software Currency Project.
• The candidate will be responsible for working with technology and business teams on planning execution and tracking of critical deliverables, as well as maintaining project plans and creating status reports.

Candidate Value Proposition:

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within bank. We are technology partners who help the business transform how our employees around the world work.
• You will get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology.
• This role will give you a deep appreciation of the various Business lines we support and give you an understanding of the various IT Platforms we utilize.

Typical Day in Role:

• Collaborating closely with both technology and business teams to ensure project success.
• Coordinating schedules, setting up meetings and following up with teams to track progress.
• Lead meetings and diligently taking meeting minutes to document action items.
• Maintaining and updating the RAID log.
• Managing project plan, overseeing deliverables, and ensuring that deadlines are met.
• Regularly provide updates and reports on project status to Director, SI&D Delivery Services.

Candidate Requirements/Must-Have skills:

• 5-7+ years of working experience as an IT Project Manager with a deep understanding of project management methodologies and best practices
• 3+ years of hands-on experience with generating and distributing reports
• 3+ years of hands-on experience managing project financials – Monitoring project budgets and financial forecasting
• Intermediate MS Excel proficiency – Must have the ability to create reports and utilize formulas to analyze data effectively
• Understanding of infrastructure and application technologies – You will be working closely with teams across IT infrastructure, software development and business domains

Nice-To-Have Skills:

• Power BI Experience
• PMP Certification

Soft Skills:

• Excellent written, presentation, and verbal communication skills to be able to work well with technical peers and business stakeholders at different levels within the organization.
• Strong decision making, forward thinking and creative problem-solving skills to anticipate and respond quickly to technological/market influences.
• Ability to work as part of a team, as well as work independently or with minimal direction.

Best vs. Average Candidate:

• Shows initiative, curiosity and a willingness to ask questions and learn new technologies/processes
• Ability to handle conflict and work well under pressure
• Strong interpersonal skills, fostering good relationships with others
• Resilience and strong commitment to meeting deadlines

Education:

• Post-secondary degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related IT field required.

Candidate Review & Selection:

• 1st round MS Teams video interview – Panel (30-40 minutes)
• 2nd round MS Teams video interview – Panel (30-40 minutes)
• Interview Context:
o Questions related to project management, financial and technology experience
o Examples on how they deal with tight timelines, work under pressure and handle conflict

Job Details

12053

Contract

4 months

Toronto

 





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