Technology Project Manager at KPMG, London/Remote, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • May 06, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

CSPRJ0001706 Technology Project Manager


Role Title: Technology Project Manager (Inside IR35)

Contract Length: 6 months

Engagement Type: PAYE / Umbrella

Location:
 Hybrid (London)

THE TEAM

Digital Transformation PPM team will Deliver on the Digital Transformation ambitions for our business and the Wider Firm. A community of practice that shares knowledge and drives excellence through a strong community of Project Managers who are experts in delivery of Technology projects and programmes. The team will act as a Centre of Excellence and will set the benchmark for complying with the standards for delivery – adopting agile methodologies, modern tooling and championing the firm’s governance. We will also be responsible for Portfolio management of our tier 1, 2 and 3 projects. We provide transparency and rigour to the projects we deliver.

THE ROLE


The Technology Project Manager will work as part of a central project management function, working with internal clients to deliver end-to-end solutions across the Core Infrastructure Programme.

The ideal candidate will be a project manager who has 5+ years of experience of working in the Technology space having worked on infrastructure build/change projects and programmes where the primary customer is the business. The candidate will have delivered within a hybrid cloud environment with work being carried out on both physical onsite infrastructure and cloud SaaS, IaaS & PaaS solutions. The candidate should have experience of working in regulated and accredited environments.

The candidate will have great communication skills and have experience of presenting at Senior Stakeholder level and has the ability to lead complex projects with the budget range of £500,000 - £5million.

The team are currently delivering in Waterfall, Agile and Hybrid (combination of both) so candidates with agile experience would be advantageous as well as holding Scrum Master certifications.


• Delivery excellence; agility in our delivery approach to ensure the business can remain highly responsive to market demand and can bring services to market quickly and safely; a culture to re-enforce Solutions & Digital as a technology enabler for our clients
• Define, manage and deliver technology delivery projects
• Manage and estimate multiple projects from inception to closure
• Manage project deliveries to time, budget and quality
• Manage project risks and issues
• Deliver robust and business relevant project reporting
• Lead the technical and design leads throughout a project
• Consult with clients and assist their project managers in delivery
• Participate in sales and contribute to winning engagements
• Forecasting of resource utilisation, time, costs, and other commitments required.


THE PERSON
• The successful person will be able to take responsibility for the seamless delivery of projects, managing others and influencing key stakeholders
• A track record of delivering technology projects on time and on budget
• Experience of delivering projects that involve networking and server/client infrastructure is a must.

• Ability to prioritise work, and address conflict.
• Have an industry recognised project management qualification, ideally Prince 2, APM Practitioner or Certified Scrum Master
• A practical knowledge of ITIL and its application
• Experience of delivering projects from initiation through to transition into service is preferential.

• Educated to degree level in a business or technology related subject or equivalent experience in a business or IT environment;
• A strong problem solver with a pragmatic and tenacious attitude to seek out resolutions
• Strives for continuous process improvement.