Solarwinds Inc. Project Manager in Brno, Czech Republic

Overview

The Technical Project Manager will lead projects and be responsible for delivering technology solutions. In addition to strong project management skills, the ideal resource will require a blend of business and technical knowledge. The position requires the ability to understand the business and IT infrastructure sufficiently to manage and orchestrate large scale projects with the technology teams, as well as to understand the technology to communicate the complexity in simple terms for the business. Effective resource management and meeting facilitation skills are essential.

Responsibilities

What would you do?

  • Manage multiple large scale and complex projects with various resources assigned both within IT and the business

  • Resolve any issues and solve problems throughout the project lifecycle

  • Act as a mediator between stakeholders and team members regarding project efforts

  • Work in conjunction with IT resource managers, oversee capacity needs for project efforts and effectively communicate status updates/ challenges to various audiences.

  • Own all IT related announcements and communications according to assigned projects.

  • Deliver projects on time and within budget.

  • Determine how project results will be measured and complete post project evaluations.

  • Effectively manage project scope and ensure changes do not jeopardize existing project timelines and follow change structures.

Qualifications

What do we expect you to know/have?

  • Must be well organized, with ability to track and prioritize concurrent activities

  • Excellent written & verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrate extreme attention to detail

  • Strong ability to use standard office software (MS WIndows, MS Excel, Work, Visio, Outlook)

  • Ability to work global working hours as needed

  • Demonstrated abiiity to create and prepare project reports for project teams and executive presentation

  • Ability to create a work break down structure and assist in forecasting task timings.

  • project management experience, managing IT projects.

  • Possesses/exhibits versatility with full lifecycle Project Management approach, including business analytics

  • Strong background in implementing and integrating network, voice, and systems solutions

  • Strong analytical, metrics tracking/reporting, presentation and organizational skills

  • Experience managing multiple IT projects with strong business level focus

Nice to have:

  • Previous project management experience with Cisco, Microsoft, F5 systems.

  • PMP, Prince2, ITIL certification

What awaits for you besides the top technology and great coworkers?

Among the many benefits are a competitive salary, bonuses, and growth opportunities.

We promote self-education and support you in learning new things – through conferences, learning tutorials and mentors. You can enjoy comfortable office spaces with free and tasty coffee, snacks, game rooms, soft chairs, billiard, Wii and Xbox360. And if you are a PS4 fan, note that we have it, too, together with a VR gear.

You can bike to work and find colleagues who do same sports as you do.

We provide Flexi Passes, pension or life insurance benefits, flexible working hours and fruits in the kitchen.

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Location CZ-Brno

SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2017-9602

# Positions 1

Category (Candidate Search) Information Technology

Position Type Full-Time