IT Infrastructure Project Manager

Posted · Add Comment
August 21, 2020
New York, New York
Job Type


This is a hands-on IT Infrastructure Project Management position responsible for leading multiple project lifecycles for the Firm’s largest and most strategic Infrastructure programs and project deliverables.


  • Execute project plans, vendor-related agreements, requirements’ gathering sessions, daily stand ups, and executive reporting with JIRA
  • Leading contract negotiation and overseeing vendor resources for projects that fall outside of existing IT functional areas
  • Educate and reinforce scrum methodology and agile framework to team members and key stakeholders
  • Facilitate sprint planning, daily scrums, and retrospectives
  • Matrix management of project-based resources from all departments within IT and manage contract team resources on project-based engagements


  • 4+ years recent experience providing hands-on project management within an Information Technology department, with at least 2 years managing Infrastructure and/or cyber security projects, matrix managing both internal staff and external vendor contract teams
  • 3+ years experience leading projects through Agile/Iterative/Hybrid methodologies, operating in a Scrum Master role when necessary to decompose high level project requirements into actionable Sprints and deliverables for the project team
  • Highly-proficient using JIRA software for project and task management with 1+ year experience using JIRA for Agile projects
  • Adept in creating third party RFPs, Statements of Work, and adhering to in-house standards for product/vendor evaluation and selection
  • Extensive experience leading large enterprise-wide technology re-platform programs and solution delivery teams inclusive of scope, scheduling, budgeting, and project planning in a matrixed environment with aggressive delivery goals
  • Experience creating 3rd party RFPs, Statements of Work, contract review/negotiation, and overseeing vendor resources for projects that fall outside of existing IT functional areas
  • Expert communicator and negotiator with exceptional written, verbal, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Skilled multi-tasker with ability to manage numerous projects and tasks concurrently
  • Subject matter expert in the basics of project management (estimation, project planning, resource planning, issue management, risk management, change management, communication planning)
  • Stable work history with at least 2 years average duration per employer, few breaks in employment, and with progressively increasing career responsibility
  • Substantiated experience raising the bar on staff delivery performance and cultivating high performance work environments
  • Experience transforming teams through technology, organization, culture, process, and business change management.
  • Hands-on leader and problem solver with a passion for excellence
  • Ability to work hands on with team members to inspire and motivate all levels of staff towards both tactical and strategic delivery goals
  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in a Computer Science or related field
  • Scrum Master and/or PMP certification strongly desired
  • Hands-on early career experience in a technical IT role preferred
  • ITIL certification a plus
  • Prior industry experience in Professional Services/Management Consulting or Financial Markets a plus

Related Jobs

Cyber Security Analyst   New York, New York
November 4, 2020
Senior Desktop Engineer   New York, New York
November 2, 2020
Business Project Manager   New York, New York
October 20, 2020
PMO Sr. Associate - Financial Analyst   Princeton, New Jersey
October 15, 2020
Senior Network Engineer   Scarsdale, New York
October 9, 2020