Windows 10 Division Migration Project Manager
A Contract position at a global financial services firm.
Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.
Contact Maxim call (646)876-9538 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code MN33705 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).
Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.
Skills required for the position: Project Management, WINDOWS 10, INFRASTRUCTURE, MS OFFICE.
Optional (not required):Juriba
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 June 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: Key Skills:
-Ability to influence and build strong relationships with stakeholders across geographical & functional boundaries with conflicting priorities.
-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 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
-Experience with Juriba DashWorks a strong plus
-Excellent Microsoft Project, Excel and PowerPoint skills required
-SharePoint experience a plus
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 33705