The Project Manager's prime responsibility is to manage the delivery of large, or cross regional IT infrastructure driven programs or projects within UBS Infrastructure Services. The Project Manager will be responsible for the lifecycle of projects from inception through to delivery of the agreed solution, meeting appropriate quality, timescale and cost targets.
We are seeking a Project Manager to join and be part of the Data Centre (DC) PMO team based in Singapore. The project manager will report to the global DC program manager, but will be expected to own and drive forward to conclusion a number of the more significant streams. It is essential that the project manager has a technical bias, but with the ability to communicate to senior business stakeholders, with gravitas and confidence
Assisting the project's sponsor to establish the scope and objective, define the approach and determine the cost and resource requirements, in order to develop a Business Case that supports the project request
Leading, structuring, and planning the delivery of the agreed solutions, on time, within budget, and to the agreed quality
Providing oversight to project sponsors and governance forums, through regular reporting and communications
Managing the full project lifecycle using best practice project management methodologies
Effective liaison with project sponsors, stakeholders and technical delivery teams to ensure support to the proposed solution, and to manage expectations on both project deliverables and any required contributions.
Accountable for the management of project risk and issues, and to maintain operational stability during the implementation of change activities
Leading and facilitating steering committee and project meetings as required
Creating and maintaining accurate project plans, status reports and financial forecasts
Managing and motivating a diverse group of resources to deliver the planned activities. No direct reports
Skills and Experienced:
A proven track record for delivering major technology programs and projects with financial responsibility, preferably within the Financial Services sector
Strong preference to candidates with experience in managing data centre migration projects and programs. This includes applications and infrastructure services migrations.
A strong background in IT Infrastructure, with at least 5-10 years experience as a project manager
Previous team leadership and strong management skills
Excellent communication and relationship management skills
Good at driving and working with SMEs across Infrastructure and application development teams.
Strong organizational skills to structure and control complex projects
A technical bias in one or more of the following areas: Data Networks, Voice Networks, Data Centre, Compute, Databases, Storage and Market Data Services.
Good Knowledge in LAN/WAN networks and a solid understanding of core networking concepts such as routing, switching, firewalls and load balancers.
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Internal Number: 6319255
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