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Our client, a leader in the education industry, is looking for an experienced Project Manager who knows cloud technologies to join their team as their temporary employee for a defined 3 year term

POSITION 1 - Job Title: Cloud Project Manager
Reporting To: Senior Project Manager


Under the direction of the Senior Project Manager, the Project Manager is responsible for the efficient and effective administration of projects that impact one or a few departments in the organization. The incumbent will liaise with faculty, staff, students and external partners to deliver the project on time and on budget. The project manager will work closely with the Project Management Office (PMO) and Technology services (TS) to fully deploy its cloud strategy and champion, adoption throughout the college.

The Project Manager will be working with the ITS Management team and with staff to refine and clarify project scope and objectives, identify all linkages and dependencies with other projects and develop strategies to successfully achieve project results.

Duration of Need: 3 years Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week

- The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Project Management or equivalent training and experience; must be working towards CAPM or PMP Certification.

- minimum of 3 year of work-related experience.

- minimum 2 to 3 years’ experience leading cloud architecture (SaaS, IaaS and PaaS) assessments including :
developing road maps to transform client technical architectures, experience in defining enterprise cloud strategy, standards and leading practices associated with all aspects of cloud capabilities (compute, data, storage, security, identity & access, selfservice,

- Should have a solid technical background, to fully understand overall solution and have knowledge of Cloud services delivery strategies and strong experience with implementations of all types of Cloud Deployment models Public, Private and Hybrid

- Experience working in the education and/or public sector is considered a strong asset.

- The incumbent will demonstrate strong leadership skills, and will have the ability to build consensus to facilitate decision making through consultation.

-They will be comfortable managing matrix project teams.

- They have the ability to communicate effectively and gain the respect of clients because of their education, experience, achievements,
honesty and integrity.

- the ability to work with a variety of project management tools including Microsoft Project

- The ability to adapt to an environment where change is frequent and process ambiguity exists.

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