Ref No.: 18-32698
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 05/10/2018
We are looking for an IT Project Manager to manage and track multiple projects in a structured and efficient manner by means of following a mature lifecycle to create value-add for the firm.You will be supporting the Engineering team in their efforts to create organization efficiency, rationalize the product portfolio and drive strategic enterprise system management solutions that share common components and work cross-platform. You will form part of the ETR Portfolio Practice team which operates across ETR and be embedded within one or more of the product families responsible for leading, managing and overseeing the prioritized portfolio of delivery initiatives.The Project Manager is responsible for all project phases and acts as a single point of contact for a wide range of audiences (technical, client and management). Responsibilities include but are not necessarily limited to:? Developing the project information document? Production of detailed delivery plans and schedules ? Status tracking and reporting? Risk, action, issues and dependencies identification, resolution / mitigation co-ordination? Facilitating project meetings? Hosting knowledge transfer sessions as required? Adherence to project lifecycle quality and policy standardsExperience & Skills Required? Management of IT infrastructure and / or software developments of varying scale and complexity? Experience of differing execution methodologies such as waterfall, agile/scrum and hybrid approaches? Ability to indirectly manage virtual team members from a diverse cultural background ? Strong and proven risk management and problem solving skills? Ability to multi-task and manage several projects concurrently? Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills? Excellent written / reporting skills? A sound background for the adherence to business processes and procedures? Good MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Excel) skills? MS Project knowledge and competency? Ability to work with all levels of management? Candidates must have a good attention to detail and organizational skills? Must have the ability to be flexible, work independently be self-motivated and a team player? Be assertive/confidentExperience & Skills Desired? Awareness of enterprise systems management technologies spanning IT resource, system monitoring, event logging, process automation, data visualization and workflow management solutions. As well as being able to understand the value these technologies bring to the organization.? PMP certified (or equivalent recognized professional standard)? Understanding of ITIL v3? Software deployment experience? Client Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) experience? MS Project Server with SharePoint overlay experience