TEKsystems is looking for a Senior Project Manager:

Sr. Project Manager-Infrastructure and Cloud Migration
SUMMARY: Project management and oversight of one or more workstreams in the Collaboration Tools program. Ensure best practices are followed in order to successfully manage and deliver the in-scope program. Primary initiative involves Office 365 implementation.

Responsible for the management of one or more medium to large-sized, highly complex projects, or several medium complexity projects. Manages the entire project lifecycle from project definition through implementation. Accountable for meeting agreed upon scope, cost, schedule and quality measures. Develops project plan and drives project milestones. Establishes effective communication plan with project team and key stakeholders. Provides day-to-day direction to project resources. Ensures effective change management occurs throughout the course of the project. Responsible for preparation of documentation, status reports and budgets.

Role requires excellent oral and written communications, interpersonal, negotiation, project planning, judgment, leadership, decision-making, analysis and problem-solving skills. Strong knowledge of MS Project, Visio, Excel, Word.

-5-10 years experience as a project manager, plus additional applicable experience working on large, complex projects in technology and/or business. A well-rounded project manager will have over 10 years combined skills & experience.
-Relies on extensive experience to plan and accomplish tasks.
-Leadership/Contributions: May lead multiple layers of resources.
-Experience leading $multi-million projects or programs
-Experience with managing projects specializing in financial reporting and financial system enhancements, leasing systems, logistics systems.

-Certifications: PMP (Project Management Professional), CSM (Certified ScrumMaster), or SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) desired.

This must be a strong project manager with an understanding of program management. Program involves several IT security related projects using an agile, scrum, or iterative approach. The successful candidate will adapt well to the Kellogg profile of being a project leader able to bring people together, communicate, follow standards & best practices, and escalate where appropriate..
-Customers are internal to company, and may cross various departments & functions, multiple workstreams.
-Escalations must be accompanied by a recommendation of corrective action or change for approval and acceptance by senior leadership.
-Project leader must drive toward getting things done
-Must be able to see the big picture while connecting the dots among project dependencies and interactions
-Interprets what the business wants so that the end result meets the desired goals and objectives.
-Project priorities may adjust as dictated by business strategy and priority. Flexibility and ability to recalibrate will be important.

About TEKsystems:

We’re partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That’s the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

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