Project Lead

Project Lead

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need

• Business Group: Relationship Management 2 is seeking an intermediate Project Lead for the Leap Refresh – Datacenter Migration Project. The Project entails getting the hardware into place to migrate (various Latin American & Caribbean) applications into one datacenter.The Project Lead will be gathering requirements, documenting implementation plans, leading the execution. Although they will not be doing the hands-on technical work, they must understand it – especially the infrastructure side.

Candidate Value Proposition

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a project that will allow them to network within Client and branch into other opportunities (project wise and long-term career). They will also get to be part of a welcoming and dynamic team, while working in a supportive environment.

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 project 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

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• Project Manager or PCO or Project Lead– 4+ years of experience
• Experience with Technical Infrastructure Projects (operating systems, hardware, components of datacenter, network) – 3+ years of experience
• Understanding of forecasting and budgeting concept for projects – 2+ years of experience
• Experience leading implementation and teams of 3-5 employees at a time – 3+ years of hands on experience
• Strong experience with Microsoft Outlook, Excel (Pivot tables, Formulas), Work and PowerPoint – 4+ years of hands on experience
• Strong Communication Skills – Verbal (leading meetings & work with Director level) & Written (documentation)
• Flexibility – may need to work past 5pm or before 9am based on project needs

Nice to Have:

• PMP or PMI Certification
• CA PPM
• FI/Banking (Canadian Bank preferred)
• Spanish Speaking
• Agile experience

Degrees:

• Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field preferred

Job Details

4617

Contract

6 Months

Scarborough

 





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