VIVA USA INC Project Manager in Lansing, Michigan

Experienced Senior Project Manager for managing multiple complex IT Infrastructure (primarily Data Center related) projectsrograms with strong communication skills. Follows project management industry practices such as the PMI's framework.Years of Experience:Minimum 5 years of experience as a Project Manager. This position is for a senior experienced project manager to lead multiple Information Technology (IT) programsrojects supporting DTMB - Chief Technology Officer (CTO) organization. Projectsrograms are primarily complex enterprise initiatives related to I T Infrastructure (primarily Data Center) as prioritized by State. Example of Data Center projects are: Data Center migration, Data Center upgradesProject manager’s role and responsibility includes, but is not limited to:Provide project management for project activities to ensure that the project is completed on time, within budget and within scope. Define project scope, duration, resources and cost, as well as the best course of action/approach to attain the project objectives.Provide project management for project scheduling, tracking, issue management, risk management, change management, and status reporting.Follow the State Unified Information Technology Environment (SUITE) Project Management Methodology (PMM) and System Engineering Methodology (SEM), based on Industry standard PMI framework and SEI’s CMMI framework.Utilize the State’s Project Portfolio Management (PPM) tool (Changepoint) on all projects.Plans and coordinates work with teams. Designs and implements project plans. Generally work with other IT managers and IT technical teams. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.Acts as a program manager for large complex enterprise IT Security initiatives.Acts as a partner to other project managers performing Project Management Quality Assurance for their projects.Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A significant degree of creativity and latitude is required. Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgmentSelf-directed and independent. Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project.Creates a structure and organization for the management of a complex environment with emphasis on quality, productivity, and consistency. Directs corrective actions in any area where performance falls below objectives.Skill Required / Desired Amount of ExperiencePMP Certification Highly desired 5 YearsITIL Certification Highly desired 5 YearsClient Project Management methodology or equivalent Project management methodology based on industry standard PMI Required 5 YearsAdvanced experience with Project and Portfolio management systems . e.g. Changepoint, Microsoft Project. Etc. Required 5 YearsAgile Desired 3 YearsProjectrogram management experience on programsrojects related to I T Infrastructure ( Data Center....) Highly desired 5 YearsProject Management experience with IT Data Center related projects Required 3 Years