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Enterprise Infrastructure Project Manager II
Ref No.: 16-01953
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Position Type:Direct Placement
 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Planning & Project Management
  • Completes projects on time, within scope, and on budget.  Leads project governance, quality management, and project management services that meet or exceed customers' expectations
  • Design and implement short- and long-term plans to ensure infrastructure capacity meets existing and future requirements including disaster recovery and security requirements.
  • Develop, implement, maintain policies, procedures, and associated training plans for infrastructure administration and project management.
  • Conduct research and make recommendations on products, services, protocols, and standards in support of all infrastructure procurement and development efforts.
Operational Project Management
  • Manage and set priorities for the design, development, and evaluation of all infrastructure systems, including LAN, WAN, POTS, Internet, intranet, security, wired and wireless implementations.
  • Conduct feasibility studies for various upgrade projects and improvements.
  • Test network performance and provide network performance statistics and reports; develop strategies for maintaining network infrastructure.
  • Test server performance and provide network performance statistics and reports; develop strategies for maintaining server infrastructure.
  • Manage vendor services to ensure work is of a high quality and documented.
Acquisition & Deployment
  • Prepare RFPs, bid proposals, contracts, scope of work reports, and other documentation for infrastructure projects and associated efforts.
  1. Possess unquestionable integrity.  Engaging, empowering and reflective.
  2. Strong customer service orientation.
  3. Thrive in team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  4. Strong working knowledge of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  5. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  6. Courage to ask tough questions.
  7. Committed to decision making based upon the merits of the idea, regardless of what party brought it forward.
  8. Active listener, strong conflict management skills and will make/support the difficult decisions in the best interests of the organization, regardless of popularity.
  9. Ability to work independently with general guidance on outcomes and objectives.
  10. Ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
  11. Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required.
  12. Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.
  13. Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills.
  14. Establishes excellent interpersonal skills between all constituents: being courteous, professional, and helpful; demonstrates high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations. Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy.
  15. Demonstrates excellent oral (including presentations), written, interpersonal (active listening), skills and ability in negotiating and influencing
  16. Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills.
  17. Logical and efficient, a quick study. Keen attention to detail.
  18. Hands-on experience in troubleshooting hardware and operating systems.
  19. Knowledge of current network protocols and standards and experience with network security best practices.
  20. Knowledge and experience with virtualization technology from VMware.
  21. Experience with managing vendors for outsources services.
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JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred, OR equivalent work, training and educational experience.
  • Five years of experience delivering infrastructure design and operational excellence.
  • Strong experience with at least three of the following areas: Network, Storage, Virtualization, Network Security, and Active Directory.  Versed in networking technologies including routers, switches, firewalls, VPNs, content filtering, network monitoring and asset management. 
  • Application support experience with Microsoft applications including AD, Exchange, SharePoint, Office, SCCM, etc.
  • Project management certification preferred.
  • Professional certification in network technologies, security preferred.
  • Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skills.
  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience leading technology upgrades projects across multiple geographical locations.
  • May require travel both inside and outside Florida.
  • May require need for occasional weekend or evening work.