Directs and monitors all activities for large, high risk, major technology-based projects from initiation to delivery. Projects cross platforms, applications, and/or business lines. Works with business partners to develop technology concepts, requirements, design alternatives, project schedules, and costs for new systems initiatives. Provides consistent and comprehensive status reports, project updates, significant issue management and resolution, communication with the business lines and technology management, often at senior management levels.
location: Chandler, Arizona
job type: Contract
salary: $44.72 - 50.31 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
May act as an internal consultant within the technology and business groups to re-engineer technical processes for greater efficiency.
Technical Project Managers are responsible for planning, managing and facilitating all activities and resources required to successfully complete the project goals and objectives within the project scope and deployment timeline for staging and production. TPMs also serve as the front door liaison to other organizations/workgroups, while ensuring the entrance criteria for each project is met before resources are allocated.
Technical Project Management Tasks include, but are not limited to the following:
Manage large scale, high risk, technology-based business projects and infrastructure projects. There are four types of projects:
Create Change Requests through Remedy for staging and production changes assigned
Participate, facilitate and attend project meetings to review projects artifacts
Coordinate and execute Emergency Change Requests (ECR) and unplanned exception installs
Oversee and manage the following for infrastructure projects:
Firewall changes Subnet changes
Ops Readiness for virtual machines
1. Infrastructure -PMs manage all tasks related to staging and production infrastructure projects including hardware and software.
2. Releases - All of the business projects associated with a single install date. Includes creating game plans, coordinating resources for implementation, managing installs, ensuring production environment is stable after deployment of code.
3. Business projects - TPMs manage all the production support deliverables for the project that is tied to a release.
4. Maintenance including high profile vulnerability emergency installs.
Combination of education and work experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree and 7+ years technical project management experience managing large infrastructure projects.
skills: Great communications skills both written and verbal.
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