24 days old

Senior Project Manager

Multiple Cities, Multiple
  • Job Code
    237347BR
Introduction
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!

Your Role and Responsibilities
To be eligible for this position, the candidate will have several years of experience in project management of mid to large size IT infrastructure projects of medium to high complexity. The candidate will have excellent project management skills and will have acquired senior project management certificates and accreditations (or equivalent knowledge and experience). Furthermore, he or she is an expert in various project management tools for planning, resource management, tracking etc. and very familiar with IT governance processes and IT decision making.

The Senior Project Manager leads a combination of small, medium and large sized infrastructure projects and/or application migration projects of minor to high complexity for one or multiple clients.
The Senior Project Manager is able to work independently and takes the full end-to-end responsibility for her / his projects.
Within this level, the Senior Project Manager will be familiar with the clients business and IT infrastructure needs, and delivery expectations and can build and maintain a trusted relationship with the major stakeholders. This position will allow the Senior Project Manager to prepare the way towards the management of highly complex and or politically sensitive projects, with a high importance to the clients and its executive sponsors.
The Senior Project Manager will be expected to provide hands-on coaching and training to Associate/Junior Project Managers and be able to step in into crisis management roles for projects at risk, as and if required.

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Required Professional and Technical Expertise
Minimum 5 to 7 years of experience with management of IT infrastructure projects or initiatives as a Project Manager, a Technical Team Leader, line Manager or equivalent function.
Minimal 2 to 3 years of experience with delivery of mid to large size IT infrastructure projects of medium to high complexity.
Good technical knowledge of various IT domains such as Windows, Unix, Linux, Mainframe, Middleware, Storage, Telecom, Security, etc.
Excellent knowledge of Project Management practices and methodologies (e.g. PMBOK or Prince2), planning tools, etc. with relevant certificates and accreditations (or equivalent knowledge and experience).
Understands the objectives related to the project from a cost, schedule, technical and quality perspective. Individual is able to make project trade-offs in complex and/or politically sensitive situations.



Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
Strong client- and service-oriented mindset
Excellent proven soft skills (team building, motivation, communication, influencing, negotiation, trust building, conflict management, coaching, leadership, decision-making, etc).
Excellent knowledge of English (oral and written). French is a real advantage.
Excellent documentation and presentation skills.
Mainly Luxembourg based but flexible to travel, if and as required.

About Business Unit
At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's this unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking.If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS isthe place for you!

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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Posted: 2019-07-31 Expires: 2019-08-31

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