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Reference # : 18-00059 Title : Infrastructure PM (Global CITRIX delivery initiative)
Location : Chicago, IL
Experience Level : Start Date : 11/27/2017  
Description

FYI: Infrastructure Project Manager - Citrix Based Global Infrastructure initiative; 6-18 months+; Chicago, IL 60601; $80-$90/hr; skirkwood@htpartners.com

Hi, this is a heads-up on an opening at Kraft Heinz in Chicago, IL for a Sr. Infrastructure Project Manager needed to manage part of a Global initiative to deliver application and work streams via Citrix. Experience delivering Citrix based global infrastructure projects is expected. SME level expertise in Citrix is needed: XenApp, Xendesktop, NetScaler's, AppDNA, Storefront, HDX Insight, Enlightened Data Transfer, Adaptive Display Policy, Provisioning services. Interested candidates should forward their resumes to: skirkwood@htpartners.com

Thanks - Shaun (ph: 847-202-6567)


Needed: Infrastructure Project Manager for Kraft Heinz(Global CITRIX delivery initiative); 6-18 months; Chicago, IL 60601; Rate: $80-$90hr DOE; skirkwood@htpartners.com

**Please Note - Local Candidates are preferred. Interviews will be phone followed by onsite. **

Horizon Technology Partners has an immediate opening for a Sr. Infrastructure Project Manager with experience managing projects to deliver globally application and work streams via Citrix to their global operations. The selected candidate should have experience managing Infrastructure Migrations and Transformations and MUST have experience delivering Citrix based global infrastructure projects. In this position you will join the Kraft Heinz Global IT Infrastructure Group, and located in Chicago, IL 60601, to provide management support for the Global Business Services IT Project Lead and the execution of the Infrastructure delivery for the GBS program over the next 6-18 months. The Global Business Services program is creating an infrastructure to deliver applications and processes for various work streams using Citrix connectivity. Citrix subject matter expertise and strong project management skills are expected. While this person will work and support Citrix they will also cover other Infrastructure projects. Should have a deep level of understanding of technical infrastructure including Hosting Services, WAN, LAN, Citrix, File Sharing. Citrix knowledge of XenApp, Xendesktop, NetScaler's, AppDNA, Storefront, HDX Insight, Enlightened Data Transfer, Adaptive Display Policy, Provisioning services is expected.

Location: Chicago IL. 60601

Duration: 6-18 months (will extend likely extend)

Interview: Phone followed by onsite, skype possible

Activities will include:

- Accountable for overall success of GBS infrastructure programs

- Work with various Business work streams to clearly identify application and technical requirements for implementation into a Citrix environment including establishing time frames, implementation and test plans, coordination of user and timelines.

- Maintain IT's strategy and methodology while working with architecture, infrastructure SMEs and application owners on delivering short term and long term solutions to Business requirements

- The ability to work in a fast paced, end-user focused environment while maintaining a deep level of understanding of the system architecture

- Maintain up-to-date role templates for various data requests using Microsoft Office tools such as Word, Excel, SharePoint, PowerPoint

- Troubleshoot various application issues including Business process related concerns

- Coordinate and implement data migration processes

- Track, prioritize, monitor and coordinate resolution to risks and issues impacting project deliverables.

- Elevates risks and potential mitigation plans to the program level, when appropriate

- Manage cross functional, multinational, multivendor teams for developing and troubleshooting solutions to business requirements

- Ensure project framework is documented to support BAU processes

- Assures timely delivery of relevant information to the team members, Business users and vendors

- Assures transparent cooperation between the vendors

Experience and Knowledge expected:

- 5 years of Project management experience, PMP certification is a plus

- Should have experience delivering Citrix based global infrastructure projects.

- The ability to function as a Citrix SME - knowledge of XenApp, Xendesktop, NetScaler's, AppDNA, Storefront, HDX Insight, Enlightened Data Transfer, Adaptive Display Policy, Provisioning services.

- The ability to work in a management capacity and a deep level of understanding of technical infrastructure including Hosting Services, WAN, LAN, Citrix, File Sharing

- Extensive direct experience of people management across large, complex teams - leading across geographically and culturally diverse locations

- Demonstrated understanding and influencing of business and IT strategy

- An ability to work effectively in a matrix organization is essential

- The ability to work in a management capacity and a deep level of understanding of the system architecture

- Previous experience working large complex Infrastructure project: Desktop upgrades, Voice or Network upgrades, Citrix Migrations / Upgrades, Data Center move, for example.

- The ability to work in a management capacity and a deep level of understanding of technical infrastructure including Hosting Services, WAN, LAN, Citrix, File Sharing

- Strong administration and reporting skills

- Strong written and verbal communication skills

- Strong organizational skills

Interested candidates should forward their resumes to: skirkwood@htpartners.com

Shaun Kirkwood

skirkwood@htpartners.com

Direct: 847-202-6567

Horizon Technology Partners, Inc.

Web: http://www.htpartners.com