obal leader in permanent and temporary staffing with offices worldwide. Chronos Consulting client is a global software and services company, specialized in the financial industry ( banking & treasure, capital markets). They are expanding in Mexico City and are looking for 2 Project Managers.
The role: The Project Manager is the responsible for the overall success of the company implementation projects. The PM will be responsible for the overall success of the implementation projects. The PM will be responsible for all project planning, status reporting and financial tracking/reporting. The PM is the one point of contact for clients and the company implementation project team You will be responsible for: · Schedules initial meeting with the client’s Project Manager to discuss and agree on project controls and standards · Create the Project Plan with client’s Project Manager · Defines roles and responsibilities for the team · Reviews and approves the workflows and deliverables · Oversees training requirements · Monitor the project’s progress · Manages day to day aspects of the project · Follows up on the status of open issues · Monitors and maintains project budgets, contracts and financial · Participates in project reviews · Provides post conversion status evaluation
Requirements: · 5 to 8 years experience managing large scale and complex projects. · Financial systems application knowledge and consulting implementation experience a MUST. · Mexico based w/ travel to client sites (up to 50%) · Must be client-focused, well spoken, good doc skills, detail oriented, good organization skills, ability to multitask, MS project and excel experience required · PMP (PMI or Prince2) certification a plus · Fluent in English.
Attractive Benefit Package
Banking and Insurance
nterpersonal skills with an ability to interact with both technical
and functional colleagues in a geographically dispersed environment
Self starter works independently with limited direction to complete work
assignments accurately and on time
If interested please send me your resume along with rate and contact details ASAP
More detail on: Sr. Project Manager…
Added by JackChang at 12:48pm on November 26, 2008
-4+ years as a project manager, 10 years overall experience. Must be able to write project plans and execute the plan, do project planning, and assess project needs.
-Experience managing a project that required upgrades of hardware or software or upgrading both.
- Excellent relationship management, communication (written and verbal) and leadership skills
The candidate is needed to manage the hardware upgrade of the summit/numerix infrastructure and the accurate software upgrade project.
Experience in managing application development preferably in a multi-vendor delivery model
Understanding of one or more IT and/or project related disciplines such as application architecture, risk management, collaborative technologies, quality management, and knowledge management.
Minimum 10 years experience in IT development environment with at least 4 years in project management role.
Excellent relationship management, communication (written and verbal) and leadership skills. Ability to develop and sustain close working relationships with peers, business clients and external vendors.
-Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is desirable.
- Financial experience
- Any prior experience as Business Analyst is a strong advantage.
-Experience managing development/implementation of financial applications is preferable
. The Project Manager reports to Back office Production Support team lead and will have overall responsibility for the oversight and management of the hardware upgrade of summit/ numerix environment and accurate software upgrade.
The candidate will be responsible for but not limited to:
Co-ordinate with the user group and plan the hardware upgrade of the numerix environment
Document the project plan with clear responsibilities between the application support team and infrastructure team
Conduct the assessment of the accurate upgrade project.
Review with the user group on any new module to be implemented and agree on the overall scope
Co-ordinate with the vendor on all activities required to implement the new version at client site.
Analyze and document any other hardware or software upgrades if required
Document dependencies if any
Produce the assessment document with the statement of work and implementation plan
David B. Assadi
ng networks. Assessing existing network configurations and makes recommendations based on product specifications. Configuring equipment and software to meet agency business needs, trains others on the solution, and documents the solution for ongoing support. Worker will functions as part of a team on larger projects, or individually provide the services on support visits or smaller projects. Worker will provides technical support and assists with the design of network solutions. This position requires experience in the technical services and support field as well as experience in network administration (DHCP, DNS, routers, firewall, etc.).
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
4 Project Management experience.
4 Experience managing large, complex network gear infrastructure
2 Experience in identifying, communicating, and mitigating project risk.
1 Skill in creating, maintaining, and communicating project work plans, schedules, budgets, and other project deliverables.
Strong Skill in tracking and communicating project status with cross-functional work teams.
Strong Skill in identifying, analyzing, and solving problems and issues on projects.
Strong Skill in consulting and communicating with key stakeholders regarding requirements and to resolve resource issues.
Strong Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong Excellent organizational skills
3 Knowledge of Cisco Routers and Ethernet Switches
3 MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project…
gh-level projects within our Research Technology group working with large amounts of financial data. The Technology Project Manager is responsible for working with Technology Managers to lead the development of robust applications that make our investment strategies a reality.
Responsibilities would include:
• Providing Leadership for a group of developers
• Quickly assessing development requirements and then establishing and enforcing a game plan
• Proactively identifying needs according to the business problem and organizing development, testing and integration
• Managing time lines, resources and vendor relations
It’s less about experience than ability. While technical knowledge in the financial application space is certainly a must it is also important that the candidate:
• 5-10 years experience
• Must have experience working with financial data
• Data modeling experience
• Vendor Management Experience: Statements of Work (SOW), Budgets and approvals on consulting, service level agreements (SLAs)
• Project Manager / Ownership of at least one project that was at least 1.5 years long
Degree in one of the following disciplines:
Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Chemistry, English, Philosophy, History
Experience on Master Reference Data project
Prior Consulting Experience (though we don’t want someone who’s entire career was as a consultant)
hey don't do too little or too much or would you simply compensate on the value of the project and its time/resource load? If you did allow a 'job' to be some minimum project value, someone could consciously compete for fewer project,s take a pay cut but still keep working and maximize their time on family friendly issues like raising kids for a period of time. Dreams have a way of becoming reality. Somewhere it probably already is.…