Project Manager – IT Infrastructure

Employment Type:Permanent
Job Location:Baar Switzerland
Job Function:

The main tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Proven track record of delivering IT infrastructure projects for international organisations.
  • Strong understanding of IT infrastructure project life-cycle and application of industry standard project methodologies.
  • Skilled in general project management disciplines – planning, tracking, time and task management, risks and issues management, stakeholder engagement (internal and external) and budget control.
  • Project Sponsor / Stakeholder relationship management.
  • Status reporting and sponsor expectation management.
  • Support in developing key project deliverable (analysis and design specifications, testing and implementation plans, etc.)

Qualification and requirements:

  • Ability to work alongside infrastructure Team Leaders & follow group strategy
  • Good understanding of core IT Infrastructure disciplines and technologies is essential:

Networking (WAN/LAN)

Servers (Windows, Unix)

Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop, APPV, ResWisdom

Storage &Backup”s

Telephony (IPT, fixed line, mobile voice)

Data Centre/Facilities Management

  • Strong leadership and collaboration skills
  • Excellent team player
  • Strong interpersonal skills (verbal, written) in order to communicate with levels of the business and IT
  • Delivery and customer focused: delivers quality, efficiently, hitting deadlines and within budget
  • Open and transparent, able to report the bad news too
  • Skilled user of MS Project and MS Office tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

The ideal candidate is:

  • Educated to degree level
  • Experienced in running complex Infrastructure projects in the areas of Data Centre Re-locations and System Integration (LAN&WAN, email, Business Applications)
  • Experienced in managing 3rd parties as part of the project delivery
  • At least 5+ years’ experience in a similar role within commodity or financial sectors
  • Project Management accreditation
  • Straight forward/hands on approach with proven ‘can do’ attitude