Technical Project Manager - Infrastructure

Job Title: Technical Project Manager - Infrastructure
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-12-04
Reference: V-107509
Contact Name: Caspar Woensdregt
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 05, 2019 10:04

Job Description

About the company: 
The Client is a major player in the Utilities Sector and is about to go through a full IT transformation. 

About the role: 
An opportunity has arisen for a Technical project manager with demonstrated experience delivering Infrastructure-focused projects within the Energy Sector to join their team on an intial 12-month fixed term contract basis. 

The Technical Infrastructure Project Manager is responsible for:

  • Managing the delivery of projects safely, within budget and to agreed timelines and quality
  • Support the works management function within the company including works processes, systems, resource requirements and project methodologies
  • Proactively manage customers and stakeholders such as utilities, developers, consultants and contractors
  • Performing project related risk identification, assessment and mitigation plans
  • Site visits, inspections and procurement of materials and equipment
  • Support and grow the delivery of new business opportunities and innovations
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in infrastructure, BAU and project management. Experience is required from a technical background rather than a business background
  • Exposure too Gas, Electricity or Utilities Sector is A MUST
  • A solid understanding of the principles and practices associated with the testing of information technology projects.
  • Understanding of and experience in Software Development Life Cycles, including Waterfall and Agile approaches.
  • Experience with on-prem server architecture, including Windows, Oracle, SQL Server, VMWare, Storage solutions, networks, etc, including delivery of alerting, monitoring, security standards and other services as per expectations for IT infrastructure solutions
  • Experience with cloud technologies, particularly the Microsoft stack hosted in Azure (including CosmosDB, Databricks, kubernetes, etc)
  • Experience with site failover capabilities, strategies to fail over and testing these scenarios
  • Experience performance testing E2E solutions from a networking perspective
  • Understanding of relational databases, NoSQL databases and client server applications
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise and develop employees, appreciating their concerns while driving results for the program
  • Able to write and review technical documentation and present program status reports to program management.
  • Good negotiation and problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a high degree of organisation, coordination and communication with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to communicate and deal with people at all levels and to make prompt reliable decisions within bounds of allocated responsibility
  • Understanding of gas/electricity market business processes is
  • Tertiary qualifications in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent
  • Certification in ITIL or equivalent ITSM qualification
  • Certification in SaFE, Prince 2, or equivalent project / program management qualification

Sirius Technology specialises in IT. If you are interested in this role, or any IT related opportunities, please apply or contact Caspar Woensdregt for a confidential discussion on (03) 9020 1986.

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