Windows 10 Division Migration Project Manager
Downtown, NYC - Financial District
A Contract position at a global financial services firm.
Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2. No 3rd party.
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Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.
Skills required for the position: WINDOWS, MIGRATION, MS PROJECT, EXCEL, POWERPOINT, SHAREPOINT, Project Management.
Detailed Info: Windows 7 is end of life in January 2020 and the bank needs to be upgraded globally to provide a stable and fully supported desktop environment. The Program aims to migrate all Divisions from Windows 7 to Windows 10 before January 2020. Position Role and Responsibilities: The Division Migration Project Manager will be responsible for the global deployment of a Division to Windows 10. The successful candidate will; Engage with senior business leaders in Division(s) to develop the strategy for their migrations to Windows 10. Project manage the migration of one or multiple Divisions to Windows 10. Create and manage a deployment plan per Division. Provide Division requirements to the Regional Deployment Leads and the Deployment vendor. Liaise with the Migration Planning Data Analyst to derive user lists and software licensing requirements. Schedule pilot, UAT and full scale migrations with the Division Lead and Regional Deployment Leads. Work with the Division and training team to ensure users are trained in advance of their migration. Act as the first escalation point of contact for global Division deployment issues. Provide updates to the Global Project Manager, Division Engagement Lead and PMO. Adhere to the Reporting schedules set by the Program. Provide communication updates to stakeholders in a timely manner. Task management of the Migration engineers
Development/Computing Environment: This person will be required to liaise with Divisions at all levels and extract business requirements in a structured manner. They will need to communicate requirements to the Global Project Manager. They will also be required to evaluate and negotiate the balance between delivery of business requirements and achieving deadlines and targets. Needs to possess the credibility and maturity necessary to build productive partnerships and professional relationships at a senior-level of the organization. Any successful candidate will need to demonstrate experience of leading technology migration projects and understand the complexities and issues that result from such initiatives. This role requires an individual with strong communication skills. The successful candidate will need to be able to clearly articulate objectives, requirements and risks & issues. The role involves preparing and delivering presentations on a regular basis so a confidence in communication and delivery is important. Must be able to effectively communicate in both business and technical contexts. The ideal candidate may have around 5+ years' project management experience. Prior experience working in financial services or consulting firm required. Would prefer candidates who have worked on desktop transformation Programs previously. Strong Microsoft Project, Excel and Powerpoint skills. SharePoint experience..
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 32007