Project Managers - Infrastructure (W2) - REMOTE
Information Technology
Charlotte North Carolina Contract Mar 24, 2020

NOTE: U.S. Citizens, GC and those authorized to work in the U.S (without Sponsorship) are encouraged to apply.

We are unable to Consider OPT or H1B Visa Candidates for this position.

Project Manager

Job Summary:
CRG is looking for multiple Project Managers with experience working with large Enterprise Size organizations to implement Data Networking Technology Projects in Data Centers. The Project Managers will be supporting a Major Bank (Fortune 100 company) and this will be a great opportunity for someone who is organized and is excellent in time management and loves to get things done and working from home (100%).

Non-standard working hours are required (nights and weekend included)

Responsibilities include

  • Prepare, Plan, and Deliver using project management methodologies across the entire project lifecycle, from pre-sales engagement, to project delivery, through contract closure
  • Requirements Gathering
    • Work w/ Engineers & customer to document project requirements
    • Define and collect technical data points required for Project success
  • Cost Estimation and Project Planning
    • Develop Work Breakdown Structure to define effort level and amounts to complete project efforts
    • Work with Cisco Engineers to establish critical path
    • Document Project Assumptions and Risk
    • Creation of quote to be provided as a cost estimate to Customer
  • Implementation Support
    • Lead/Support implementation cutovers
    • Define and follow escalation plans
    • Document issues and lessons to be learned
    • Communicate project status as required and provide weekly status report for all projects
    • Work to coordinate multiple teams to deliver successful project changes
    • Work weekends and off hours for implementations
  • Project Financials Setup, Tracking, and Closure
    • Establishing initial Project Budgets
    • Perform Revenue & Cost Forecasting
    • Perform Risk Management – Calling out risk to the client and discussing mitigation
    • Track Financial Health of Project
    • Follow Cisco Business Policy throughout lifecycle to project closure
  • Deliver Projects in accordance with ISO 9000 Policy

Required Experience & Skill Set

  • Minimum 3 Years’ experience working with Large Enterprise Size Customers to implement Data Networking Technology Projects in customer Data Centers
  • Strong MS Excel Skills: Simple math, Formulas, pivot tables, V Lookups, etc.
  • 5 - 8 years’ Experience using MS Project to setup and deliver projects
  • Significant ability to communicate with Business terms and Technical Vocabulary
  • Must be able to drive requirements and scope definition and drive task delivery

Preferred Experience & Skill Set

  • Certifications: PMP(or Prince), ITIL, CCNA, MCSE (In order of Preference)
  • 5 - 8 Years’ experience working with Infrastructure Projects
  • Prior technology project management experience
  • Remedy system for Change Management. Create/Submit/Manage CRQ experience

Category Code: JN008