Senior Project Manager, Global Technology Operations

Senior Project Manager, Global Technology Operations

Category: Project Management
City: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Position ID: J0721-1764
Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

Join our Global Technology Operations Business Unit!

We are looking for a Project Manager to support transitional projects within the team.

Who you are:

• Minimum of 7+ years of Project Management experience on IT infrastructure engagements. • Experience in the public sector would be an asset.
• Strong technical skills that would complement the role as a PM.
• Demonstrated ability to be collaborative with various stakeholders while keeping CGI interests as their primary focus.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As a Project Manager on our team, you will be working on multiple engagements of various sizes. This role will require strong communication and interaction with both internal and external clients.
• Leading cross function teams across multiple concurrent initiatives of various scales.
• Work collaboratively with the management teams in GTO and GTA in both the Transition and Project Portfolio Programs.
• Plan, manage, and report weekly on the status of engagements.
• Participate in daily scrums for the Transition and Project Portfolio.
• Ensure standard CGI PM processes for resource, risk and change management are applied across all projects.
• Perform risk assessment to ensure project risks are identified and mitigated appropriately.
• Confidently coordinate the communication and escalation of issues both internally and externally.
• Manage project documentation , status reports, client/stakeholder communications.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Essential Qualifications

• Education: Minimum Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Business Administration/Project Management.
• Certification: Project Management institute (PMI) is preferred.
• Project Management experience with varying scales of Infrastructure engagements.
• Solid understanding of Project financials (i.e. Budget, Forecast, Actual tracking etc)
• Excellent verbal and written communications skills and conduct presentation to leadership teams.
• Strong background in risk management and mitigation.

Desired Qualifications:

• Independent worker that requires little supervision beyond initial scope expectation and transfer of requirement.
• Knowledge of security, network, infrastructure experience and workflow would be an asset
• Familiarity of managing Vendor to Vendor/Vendor to Client transitions.

Skills:

  • Infrastructure architecture
  • Project Management
  • Transition management

What you can expect from us:

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