Project Manager - job id 33352

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Project Manager

Market Rate w2

Lower Manhatten (NOHO)

How to Apply


Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2

Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email with the Job Code JO33352

Location: Lower East Side, Manhattan

Skills required for the position: Project Management

Detailed Info: PM for Public Safety


  • The Project Manager is a member of the Program Services Office (PSO) Project Delivery Team and will Project Manage information technology projects across the University.

  • This role will focus on technology solution delivery projects on behalf of the Department of Public Safety and for IT Infrastructure, including network infrastructure implementations/upgrades in NYC campus and global locations, enterprise systems build-out/integration, Data Center Services, Information Security solutions, etc...

  • The Project Manager will serve as an influential leader by demonstrating PM professionalism, passion, providing communication/motivation and creating teamwork and collaboration.

  • The Project Manager will also work closely with the technical managers in different functional areas to document, communicate and manage the resolution of project related technical issues.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Manage all aspects of technology project management and project lifecycles by effectively initiating, planning, executing and controlling multiple high profile, high priority projects at the same time.

  • Manage the annual planning process for their clients to assist in the creation of roadmaps, resources and budgets

  • Create and maintain project schedules. Identify and monitor overall project timeline, project milestones, tasks, resources, task dependencies, and critical paths.

  • Collaborate with different IT departments to ensure proper resource

Development / Computing Environment: Job Related Experience:

  • Prior experience with recent versions of Genetec and Lenel, strongly preferred

  • Prior experience with NICE and Southern Software a plus

  • 7+ years experience in overall project management, program management and/or consulting experience

  • 5+ years project management experience in Application Development and/or Datacenter Migration and/or Network infrastructure upgrade/integration preferred

  • Project management experience in Cloud migration preferred

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications

  • Proficient with Project Management tools (Workfront/@task)

Additional Skills/Knowledge:

  • Ability to adopt project management best practices and help improve the processes

  • Ability to build relationships with and influence other functional areas

  • Ability to step into projects already in progress

  • Ability to define and manage business and technical requirements

  • Agile certification a plus

  • Excellent organization and time management skills: Operates independently with minimal guidance by management; adapt to changes.

  • Problem-solving skills with ability to perform root cause analysis

  • Extensive experience in meeting planning, facilitation and documentation. Ability to communicate with and present to senior management/executives.

  • Detail and big picture orientation

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred

  • Experience with PM tools such as @Task or Workfront

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33352