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Project management – IT security
Ref No.: 18-22471
Location: Woodlands, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 7 Years
Start Date: 04/03/2018
 Job Description:
Job Title: Project management – IT security
Location: Woodlands, Texas
Duration: Contract      
Client: HCL America
Position Overview
The position requires Project Managers [IT Security] who can develop, clarify and manage the scope of the project, define contract deliverables and actively involved in Project SoW and complete scope. He/ She should ensure high standards of project management & best practices are applied in all projects. The position requires monitoring the project costs/ensure delivery on time and within budgetary guidelines, perform cost/benefit analysis of actions and initiatives.
  • An experienced Project Manager with direct responsibility for managing a given project
    Ability to organize and work effectively with technical tracks and agencies participating in this effort.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to analyze requirements, identify solutions, plan / lead project transitions or migrations.
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities such as supporting and guiding and managing the team, problem solving, conflict/issue resolution; the ability to run a project or serve as project manager in a program and can ensure a successful project lifecycle/ delivery of program.
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) effectively with the stakeholders both internal and external.
  •  Ability to manage and interact with geographically distributed teams and clients.
  • Follow and recommend process and procedures, help in creating them where there is a need and drive them for execution.
  • Ensure and develop relationship with all the related parties and stakeholders. Make sure the customers are highly satisfied with the quality and time of deliveries.
  • Influence the internal teams such as HR, Procurement, Finance, administration etc. to timely deliver the project.
  • Preferred 7-10 years of project management experience
  • Must have extensive experience managing IT Security and Identity Access Management projects.
  • Minimum of 2 years of data center specific Project Management experience including Firewall, Gateway, VPN, Sailpoint and IPS technologies
  • Strong background within infrastructure required.
  • Experience in managing diverse and multiple cross functional teams of size up to 20-30 individuals and have a responsibility that includes:
    •  Ensures customer satisfaction and manages stakeholders expectations well
    • Consistently strive to deliver results and show enthusiasm
    • Great communicator & express ideas clearly and concisely
    • Managing team motivation levels.
    • Resource planning and balanced resource utilization across different projects
Mandatory Skills:
  • Should have managed Projects of various scales up to $1-5 Million dollars
  • Understanding of Contracts, budget management, and bid management through to development of SOW is highly desirable.
  • Must have handled client management, transition, transformation and migration of projects
  • Ideally should have been working in a matrixes organization with various functions
  • Should have good analytical skills with eyes for detail, assess risks & benefits
  • Hands on with MS Project  and MS Excel and familiarity with the project management tools