Our client located in Jersey City NJ is in need of a Technical Project Manager for an 8-10 months contract. The Project Manager is responsible for supporting an enterprise level Cisco network migration/implementation project. The client needs a Project Manager with full life cycle project management experience from conception to completion. Candidates must be flexible with working hours as some evening and weekend work is required.
Must have 5-7+ years of Technical Project Management experience dealing with network topology, and Cisco environments.
These skills are essential: project planning experience from start to finish, including project planning, budget control, risk management, stakeholder management and cross functional team management.
Comfortable in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment
Able to see the “big picture”, and influence, engage others to meet common goal
Fosters an understanding of how team’s work is related to other areas; participates effectively on cross functional teams
Encourages open and constructive discussion of issues and challenges
Understands the priorities that drive deadlines; measures progress to deliver quality results on schedule
Communicates in clear and simple terms that appropriately fits the audience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
HIGHLY DESIRED SKILLS:
Financial services industry experience