Migration Project Managers x 2

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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Project Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £430 - £460 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

  • Email:

  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 months +

  • Start date:

    September 2021

  • Consultant:


Migration Project Managers x 2

+ Initial 3 month contracts

+ Fully remote / home based

+ £430 to £460 per day

+ Inside IR35 Determination

Specific experience in Migration Project Management of Toolsets, Applications and Infrastructure.

Top Skills:

Managing infrastructure projects, including

+ servers (including virtual)

+ datacenter moves / adjustment / migrations

+ Unix and Windows Server (not desktop)

The Role:

  1. Creates and implements project definitions, schedules, budgets, and objectives for one or more small to medium sized projects. Prepares detailed statements of work and gains concurrence and approval from stakeholders regarding various project aspects and adjusts accordingly. Participates in delivery assurance reviews to ensure adherence to project management policies and procedures.

  2. Assists in the staffing of projects. Organizes project team members to ensure communication and understanding of deadlines, assignments and objectives. Participates in work as applicable.

  3. Manages costs, schedules and quality by overseeing project deliverables. Ensures schedule and budget are met.

  4. Performs ongoing review of project status; identifies possible project risks. Recommends and implements risk mitigation solutions as approved and as appropriate.

  5. Interfaces with team members and stakeholders to manage changes to the project which may involve changes to technical requirements, business requirements and schedule.

  6. Manages client, company and project team expectations for agreed upon project performance by obtaining, providing and monitoring project metrics.

  7. Oversees assigned personnel for projects. Assigns work and provides direction with regard to timeliness and completion of project objectives. Addresses performance issues within prescribed guidelines. Provides performance input upon completion of project.

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience working with project management methodology such as Catalyst including budget development, project planning, control and assurance methodologies, project management software and finance and accounting concepts and practices

  • Experience working with delivery assurance principles and appropriate procedures relevant to area

  • Experience working with techniques and approaches related to the architecture, development, integration, and deployment of project phases

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and switch between tasks quickly

  • Ability to manage multiple small to medium sized projects

Desirables / Other Qualifications

  • Project Manager (Prince 2 / PMP)

  • Ideally experience working on Rail / Transport projects

  • Good communication skills