Entry Level Infrastructure Project Manager

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
3 months+
From:
PROTEUS EUROPE
Place:
LU
Date:
02/27/2018
Country:
flag_no Luxembourg
project ID:
1511151

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Proteus Europe is searching for an Entry Level Infrastructure Project Manager for a 3 months eventually renewable contract role based in Luxembourg

Languages: English - French is an asset

Our Client:-
- Present in Luxembourg for 20 years
- The second largest IT Consulting firm at country level
- A major player in the Financial and Public sectors
- Organized into 3 services lines: Infrastructure, Development and Testing
- Awarded - Best Workplace- 5 years in a row!

Your New role:-

To be eligible for this position, the individual will have several years of experience in project management of small to mid-size IT infrastructure projects and of minor to medium complexity. The candidate will have acquired a good basis of project management skills and is familiar with Project Management methodologies like PMI or Prince2. Furthermore, he or she is hands-on with various project management tools for planning, resource management, tracking etc
The Project Manager within leads a combination of small to mid-sized infrastructure projects of minor to medium complexity for one or multiple clients.
The Project Manager is able to work independently and take the full end-to-end responsibility for her/his projects. Within this level, the Project Manager will get him/herself familiar with general project delivery expectations and requirements of specific clients and as such, should be able to build a trusted relationship with the client. This will also allow the Project Manager to improve his/her soft skills and gradually pick up more complex or bigger projects.

The acquired experiences should allow the Project Manager to start playing basic coaching roles while still growing towards a higher maturity level in project management. The Project Manager will also be expected to follow more training that lead to PMI certificates and PMI accreditations.

Your Skills and Qualifications:-

Essential Skills:-
- Minimum 2 to 3 years of experience with coordinating IT infrastructure activities as an Associate Project Manager, a Technical Team Leader, line Manager or equivalent function.
- Good knowledge of English (oral and written).
- Good documentation and presentation skills.
- Good technical knowledge of various IT domains such as Windows, Unix, Linux, - Mainframe, Middleware, Storage, Telecom, Security, etc.
- Strong client- and service-oriented mindset.
- Good knowledge of Project Management practices and methodologies (eg PMBOK or Prince2), planning tools, etc.
- Understands the objectives related to the project from a cost, schedule, technical and quality perspective. Individual is able to make project trade-offs.
- Strong and proven soft skills (team building, motivation, communication, influencing, negotiation, trust building, conflict management, coaching, leadership, decision- making, etc).
- Experience with functional people management in a Matrix organization or as a line manager.
- Flexible to travel, if and as required.

Proteus Europe operates in partnership with our candidates by building strong and lasting relationships at all levels.

If you apply for this role, we will:

- Contact you within one week to discuss your current situation and suitability for this role.
- Keep searching for other suitable positions should this role not be right for you.
- Keep you informed at every stage of the recruitment process.
- Actively follow up with our client on your behalf to gain useful feedback throughout the process.