Infrastructure Project Manager - job id 33755

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Infrastructure Project Manager

Market Rate w2

Lower Manhatten (NOHO)

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Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.

Pay Options: w2

Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email with the Job Code JO33755

Location: Lower Manhatten (NOHO)

Skills required for the position: Project Management, PMP, INFRASTRUCTURE.


The Project Manager is a member of the IT PMO and will Project Manage information technology projects across the University. This role will focus on technology solution delivery projects. Examples include network infrastructure implementations/upgrades, enterprise systems build-out/integration, Data Center Services, Information Security solutions. 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.

  • Preparation/coordination for project phase gates. For example, business cases to support our client requests for funding

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

  • Collaborate with different IT departments to ensure proper resource alignment and successful project delivery.

  • Manage issues and risk prevention/mitigation by anticipating and identifying risks and issues that may impact timeline, deliverables and service quality. Develop, communicate and implement mitigation plan and corrective action(s).

  • Conduct regular team status meetings and stakeholder meetings. Communicate with different levels of the IT staff and leadership teams by providing program/project status and executive reports.

Job Related Experience:

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

  • 5+ years of project management experience, with Infrastructure experience preferred

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications

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

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification.

  • Bachelors degree.

  • 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.

  • Excellent organization and time management skills. Operates independently with minimal guidance by management; adapts well to change.

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

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

  • Ability to have a big-picture orientation, as well as to see the details.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with PM tools such as @Task or Workfront a plus.

  • Project management experience in Cloud migration.

  • Consulting experience.

  • Agile certification.

*Ability to work onsite 5 days per week. The candidate will often have to spend time at our Brooklyn location.*

Job Id: 33755