Project Manager Infrastructure

The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France.

For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a Project Manager Infrastructure.

Category

Infrastructure Services

Function

Consultant (Specialist)
Project Coordinator
Project Manager

Language(s)

Dutch
English
French

Reference

190710/0640

Location

Brussels - Belgium

We offer

  • A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Your profile

  • Languages: Fluent in Dutch, French and English
  • Education: Bachelor/Master
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Technical experience:
    • Knowledge about Citrix / App-V / Web-based applications
    • Knowledge about packaging of applications in a Windows-based environment
    • Preferable: Cloud
  • Business experience:
    • Knowledge of the banking world.
    • Experience in the specific context of the project (IT, commercial, legal, …, or a mix of these).
    • Knowledge of the specific functional context of the project (domain knowledge).
    • Experience in project management methods, processes and tools – knowledge of the standards in use in the enterprise.
    • Experience with ADKAR
  • Soft skills:
    • Communication, networking, negotiating
    • Team player
    • Creative
    • Organizer

Your role

Context:

An IT Infrastructure Project Manager, respecting the Agile methodology, ensures the project is completed on time and within budget, and that the project's objectives are met (according to scope).
Projects are separate to usual day-today business activities and require a group of people to work together to achieve a set of specific objectives.
Collaborate with teams working in an agile mode (so need to take into account the Agile ceremonies organization).

Your Role:

A project manager is accountable for the realization of a project.

Responsibilities of the Infra Project Manager:

  • Manage project plan, timescales, delivery milestones and budget
  • Manage the project’s communications with stakeholders, management and project team
  • Track progress versus plan including the actual time/cost and provide regular progress reports
  • Develop knowledge of applications, systems, processes and procedures to ensure all elements of the project are delivered
  • Manage the required change control process
  • Supervise the day-to-day activities of assigned team members and provide support and guidance as appropriate
  • Manage the User Acceptance testing of the project deliverables
  • Manage the communication, roll-out and after care phase of the project to successfully hand over the deliverables to day-to-day operations team(s)