Windows 10 Project Manager - Financial Services - London - City

£550 - 600 day - Project Management
Ref: 400 Date Posted: Friday 22 Mar 2019
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Windows 10 Project Manager - Financial Services - 6-month contract - £550 - £600 day - London, City

Project Management, Project Governance, Project Processes, Windows Upgrade, Win10, Financial Services, Stakeholder Management, Active Directory, Office, Messaging, Citrix  Virtualisation, A/V, Application Readiness

 

A well-established Financial Institution requires a Project Manager to kick-off a greenfield Windows 10 migration project.

As the Project Manager you will be responsible for the full project lifecycle from initiation to completion, working with the business capturing requirements and defining the scope of the project, creating and maintaining documentation, setting up the governance and mapping out project processes.

You will be working with architects, business analyst, QA teams and infrastructure engineers in a matrix management environment.

A key element of the project is identifying applications across the business, ensuring these applications are tested and operational for Windows 10 as well ensuring hardware is compatible, whilst identifying any security issues and risks.

As this project is in the inception stages, we require a Project Manager who has delivered a Windows 10 upgrade from initiation to deployment and support stage, for a Financial Services organisation and understands the challenges and difficulties faced for a Windows migration throughout the various phases of the project.

Applicants for this opportunity must have recent and demonstrable experience initiating and successfully delivering a Windows 10 upgrade within the FS sector with strong Stakeholder Management skills.

 

Skills and experience required:

  • 8-10 years project management experience within the Financial Services sector
    • Initiating and delivering projects for the full project lifecycle
    • Mapping out project processes and setting up project governance
    • Creating and maintaining project documentation – project initiation documents, briefs, plans, costs
    • Reporting – Weekly reporting outlining project milestones, issues, risks, dependencies
    • Senior stakeholder management
    • Prince2 or similar project qualification 
  • Recent experience delivering Windows 10 upgrade projects from initiation stage
    • Experience ensuring application readiness - that applications are tested and are able to run on Windows 10
    • Ensuring hardware is compatible
    • Identifying security issues and risks
  • Messaging, office and active directory experience is required
  • Experience with Citrix Virtualisation products
  • Matrix management managing engineers whilst working closely with the following teams - architects, business analysis & QA
  • Audio/Visual experience highly desirable
  • MS Project/Project Server 

 

To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website. 

 

Project Management, Project Governance, Project Processes, Windows Upgrade, Win10, Financial Services, Stakeholder Management, Active Directory, Office, Messaging, Citrix  Virtualisation, A/V, Application Readiness

Windows 10 Project Manager - Financial Services - 6-month contract - £550 - 600 day - London, City

 

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