it infrastructure project manager in bengaluru / bangalore

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it infrastructure project manager in bengaluru / bangalore

Job Description 

TITLE: IT Infra Project Manager 


WORKING LOCATION: Bangalore, India

Together with the IT Infra PMO team, you will work on high-impact global IT Infrastructure  programs with extensive exposure to top-leadership while enjoying great entrepreneurial  freedom. You will play a key role in international programs that interface with internal teams as  well as external parties.  

Job description: 

• Manage, monitor and deliver multiple interrelated complex global IT Infrastructure  projects;  

• Define scope, provide estimates, plan the budget, allocate resources, own  communications and governance;  

• Proactively identify project delivery risks, establish mitigation measures, mechanisms  and communicate;  

• Schedule and deliver projects in a highly interdependent ecosystem with multiple  stakeholders across the globe;  

• Establish delivery monitoring controls and governance mechanisms;  

• Lead, guide, inspire, motivate and direct multiple cross-organizational teams to deliver  the project, ensuring to meet the project KPIs;  

• Preparation and presentation of decision-making material for top-management. Profile description:  

Should have been responsible for end to end implementation of Global IT Infrastructure projects  right from user requirements gathering, sponsor approval, building the project management plan,  project team building, resource allocation, execution and project delivery;  

• Should have strong IT Infrastructure background with Data Centre, blue print  implementations or green field infrastructure related projects;  

• Should have significant remote IT Infrastructure Project Management experience at least  for 3-5 large and complex projects involving multiple continents globally.  • Responsible for significant, institute-wide projects, typically with large budgets and  sizeable team size, focused on meeting project commitments, including communications  with sponsors stakeholders etc.;  

• Should essentially have strategic and operational responsibilities;  

• Lead the project right from initiation phase until the kill point with concerted efforts  towards coordinating with all the stakeholders of the global IT Infrastructure groups;  • Should have minimum 5-7 years of experience in defining the project charters,  developing scope of work, building WBS, carrying out risk analysis and mitigation  measures for large and complex projects. Should be able to forecast resource  requirements that includes human, infrastructure, CapEx, OpEx etc. essential to  successfully deliver a project;  

• Should have proven experience in project risk management – qualitative and quantitative  risk analysis, formulating risk mitigation plans, creating PI matrix, etc;  

• Should have adequate experience in project budget planning, vendor management and  procurements management; 

• Shall be responsible for building the project communication plan; effectively  communicate with key stakeholders on the project progress, issues and deliverables.  • Shall be responsible for managing the CRs from stakeholders, approval of CRs, updating  the project management plans thereof;  

• Should have chaired CCBs on the organization level;  

• Shall be responsible for identifying and establishing milestones and timelines for the  project, their approval and accomplishment;  

• Shall be responsible for complete project documentation;  

• Will be responsible for ensuring the quality of the deliverables as per the quality  management plan;  

• Ensure that all financial records for the project are up to date;  

• Work cross-functionally or across bureaucracies to resolve issues and implement  changes;  

• Must be a self-starter, highly motivated with positive attitude and should be able to work  across global time zones;  

• Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal & written communication skills and strong  leadership abilities. 


• Nice to have Business Management degree;  

• Should be a PMI certified PMP (version 5 and above).  

• Nice to have CSM certification;  

• Should be ITIL V3 and above certified;  

• Minimum 10 years of end-to-end Global Project Management experience in delivering  large and complex IT Infrastructure projects;  

• Should have extensive hands on work experience in MS Project tool;  

• Should be an advanced MS Excel user; 

• Must be a go-getter, self-starter, self-motivated and result oriented person who has the  ability to think critically, enjoy working with global teams;  

• Should have an eagle’s eye to timelines, quality and details;  

• Must have excellent English verbal & written communication skills and interpersonal  skills to drive global project teams;  

• Nice to have – French and/or German language skills 


• Should have a Bachelors / Master’s degree in IT domain.