Infrastructure Project Manager

Eagle is currently seeking an Infrastructure Project Manager for a five (5) month contract opportunity, scheduled to begin immediately.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Managing a key priority project in a growing organization;
  • Directing and managing project development from beginning to end;
  • Defining project scope and objectives, deliverables, and success factors required to support business goals;
  • Collaborating with senior management and stakeholders;
  • Developing full-scale project plans interactively with team members and ensure on-time delivery;
  • Estimating the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals and track resource requirements and effort throughout the project;
  • Determining and assessing need for additional staff and/or consultants and make the appropriate recruitment with IT management if necessary;
  • Performing cost estimations, budget control, resource planning, and critical path scheduling;
  • Eliciting and managing business and technical requirements and parameters;
  • Facilitating design and implementation reviews;
  • Facilitating technical analysis, architecture and testing as required and in alignment with direction from the enterprise architect and director, infrastructure operations;
  • Proactively managing and communicating changes in project scope or budget, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans;
  • Where required, negotiating with other department managers for the acquisition of required SMEs from within the company;
  • Setting and continually managing project expectations with team members and other stakeholders;
  • Identifying and resolving issues and conflicts within the project team;
  • Identifying and managing project dependencies and critical path;
  • Developing and delivering progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation, and presentations;
  • Defining project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle;
  • Identifying and providing potential resolutions to problems, project changes, risks and resource constraints;
  • Driving performance metrics to evaluate risk, progress, and success;
  • Liaising with project stakeholders on an ongoing basis;
  • Coaching, mentoring, motivating, and supervising project team members and contractors, and influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work;
  • Conforming to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities; and,
  • Contributing to best practice for project execution and management.

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • A University Degree or College Diploma;
  • Ten plus (10+) years direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of project development and execution;
  • Five plus (5+) years’ experience working within IT departments for large publicly traded oil and gas organizations;
  • Competent and proficient understanding of infrastructure and application related components;
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential;
  • The ability to handle a number of simultaneous priorities while demonstrating urgency and ownership to drive an overall significant and mission-critical project to completion;
  • The ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team;
  • The ability to write clearly and succinctly in technical and non-technical formats;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with exposure to large-scale systems;
  • The ability to apply logic and reason to solve complex problems;
  • The ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments;
  • Adept at conducting research into project-related issues and products; and,
  • Customer service skills an asset.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.  Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: July 10, 2019
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 62022
  • Location: Calgary AB