Project Manager
Eagle Professional Resources Inc.
Toronto/GTA, ON, Canada
6d ago

Eagle is currently seeking a Project Manager /

This is a six (6) month contract position to start immediately in downtown Toronto. Summary : This is an infrastructure project /

We have an application which is completely residing on the AIX platform /

This needs to be moved from that to Linux /

It is essentially an ITS migration project /

By the end of fiscal year, moving off the IBM platform completely, therefore applications on AIX platforms must be moved to Linux platforms /

The successful candidate will be leading a team of 3 to 4 people /

This is a very high visibility project and the candidate will be dealing with AVPS, VPS along with other PMs so it will gain very good exposure /

  • Daily Duties : Sets direction at an operational level, works autonomously in the management of the unit and collaborates with other business heads to establish and execute on common goals;
  • Direct or manages large-scale applications, programs or projects across multiple product lines, involving significant scope and complexity;
  • Ensures delivery of projects to the business partner, meeting the approved scope / cost / schedule / quality for the project;
  • Perform a governing role for, ensuring that the proposal, execution, control, deployment, training and handoff, warranty support, and closure meet promised schedules;
  • Performs risk identification and mitigation activities, escalating unresolved issues to the Executive and / or Steering Committee where appropriate to secure their timely decisions / support;
  • Manages the acquisition and deployment of resources, including budget, by working with the Project Managers to secure the resources required for the project;
  • Ensures client satisfaction with the project process and project team by effective and timely communication including status reporting, continual risk / issue assessment / management and escalation, and resolution of issues as they arise;
  • and, The successful candidate will be required to work with and influence senior level leaders and partner with other IT Managers /

  • Education, Skills & Experience : Proven leadership skills and experience managing large and complex IT projects; Full life cycle development experience;
  • Previous Financial industry experience; Experience with ITS migration projects; Ability to deal with higher executives; Excellent communication skills both verbal and written;
  • Strong technical background; Having experience working on ITS project’s application migration from AIX to Linux; Knowledge and experience with Agile methodology;
  • Previously worked on PEGA applications would be an asset; Expertise in MS Project, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint with eight (8) to ten (10) years of experience;
  • and, and, PMP certification would be an asset /

    Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today! Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request /

    We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted /

    Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle /

    JOB# 59430

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