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IT Project Manager – Marine/Nuclear – Remote/Portsmouth – 12 months

IT Project Manager – Marine/Nuclear – Remote/Portsmouth – 12 months

Devonport, Plymouth Devonport, Plymouth Location Remote
Job TypeContract
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk
Client – Babcock Marine
Rate – £491 per day Umbrella (INSIDE IR35)
IR35 Status – INSIDE IR35
Contract Length – 12 month contract (likely to be extended)
Hours per week – 40 hours
Location – Flexible/Remote working but must be willing to travel to Babcock Lakeside when necessary
Security Clearance Required – SC Security Clearance (client will sponsor)

Job Purpose:

To ensure the effective delivery of business value from IT projects 
Major Tasks and Activities: 
  • Ensuring the implementation of structured project management processes to ensure the effective delivery of business value from IT projects;
  • Assembling project plans and teamwork assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts on a daily basis, identifying resource needs, performing quality review; and escalating functional, quality and timeline issues appropriately;
  • Tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of customers;
  • Maintaining a full set of documentation as required by the IT Project Management Process for each project
  • Coordinating communication with all areas of the business that impact the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed;
  • Assisting the Portfolio Manager and Business Relationship Manager in partnering with senior management of the business community to identify and prioritise opportunities for business improvement;
  • Ensuring that through life support capabilities are key design considerations in all new business system solutions
  • Ensuring solution designs are compliant with the Babcock Standard Technology framework
  • Projects delivered to time, cost & quality while tracking and recording any deviations
  • Projects completed in accordance with agreed designs, and  to prescribed standards
  • Contribute to the maintenance of IT Project Management processes to enable precise reporting on all IT projects
  • Ensure that support requirements are built into project plans from inception and that systems are designed for production and support
  • Ensure all hardware acquired is compliant with the Babcock Standard Technology framework
  • Establish and maintain accurate documentation and plans for projects in accordance with the Project Management Process
  • Act as the focal point for all activities associated with the project
Qualification and Experience:
  • Experienced IT professional, focussed on being a part of a cost effective and efficient project delivery team
  • Minimum of five years’ demonstrable Project Management experience
  • Infrastructure Project Management desirable
  • Software application Project Management essential
  • Microsoft Project experience essential (and Project Server preferred)
  • PRINCE/APM or equivalent certification
  • Experience of managing 4/5 projects simultaneously
Technical & Specialist Knowledge:
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of implementing and delivering large projects in complex environments within Budget and Timescales using structured Project Methodology
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of current IT technology
  • Software application Project Management experience essential in the following:

         o Certified Scrum Master, AgilePM certified or equivalent

         o Experience of Agile
         o TFS (Team Foundation Server) experience desirable as PM will be expected to manage development work in TFS
         o Awareness of the ALM (Applications Lifecycle Management) process
         o Experience of managing both in-house application delivery teams as well as third parties
  • Infrastructure project management experience desirable in the following:
    o Network installation
    o Server infrastructure
    o CISCO
    o Citrix
    o VOIP
  • Microsoft Project power user
  • Experience of Microsoft Project Server would be advantageous
Key Behavioural Competencies:
  • A leader, able to work collaboratively with others in the department and across the Group
  • Capable of working on own initiative with self-management of work loads
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Ownership skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to share knowledge with team members
  • Comfortable working across a multi disciplined environment
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Flexible, can do attitude

Systems Engineering