Solarwinds Inc. Senior Project Manager in Brno, Czech Republic
The Senior 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.
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.
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.
At least 10 years of project management experience, 5 years 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.
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