IT Project Manager - Irving, Texas
Must be eligible to work for any employer in the US without sponsorship
World Wide Technology (WWT) is a global technology integrator and supply chain solutions provider. Through our culture of innovation, we inspire, build, and deliver business results, from idea to outcome.
Based in St. Louis, WWT works closely with industry leaders such as Cisco, HPE, Dell EMC, NetApp, VMware and F5, focusing on three market segments: Fortune 500 companies, service providers and the public sector. WWT employs more than 4,000 people and operates in more than 2 million square feet of state-of-the-art warehousing, distribution and integration space strategically located throughout the world. WWT is proud to announce that it has been named on the FORTUNE "100 Best Places to Work For " list for the fifth consecutive year and was awarded #5 on Glassdoors 2017 Employees' Choice Awards, honoring the Best Places to Work.
World Wide Technology, Inc. has an opportunity available for a IT Project Manager located in Irving, TX. This position will be focused on driving the execution and delivery of IT strategic initiatives.
Technical Project Manager, emphasis on AWS, VMware, Networking, Storage
This person is going to be tied to several large projects currently taking place (end user computing migration 400K devices, AWS migration, application packaging projects)
This person will be working within a highly matrixed environment, no direct reports.
Needs to understand how to work with multiple functions/teams (i.e. technical, operational, architecture, business, and OEM)
Needs to be able to identify potential issues and understand what teams/individuals to engage.
Interpersonal Skill Attributes: (PMP desired or 8 10 years Project Management experience)
Strong people skills.
Analytical and Creative Thinker (thinks outside the box).
Effective Communicator reporting accurate information that is clear, concise and visual.
Works well in ambiguity, drives participants toward clarity of tasks and deliverables.
Anticipates potential threats to project prior to becoming an issue, pursues mitigation.
Decisive and Confident in Conduct.
Driving the Execution and Delivery of IT Strategic Initiatives.
Project management of detailed and cross-functional dependencies in work effort (i.e. external dependencies, non-assigned resources, follow-up, tracking, Issues, Schedule, Risk, Path to Green, etc.).
Managing project financials.
Broad communication requirements reflecting both technical & project-oriented updates for all facets of project delivery to both internal and external shareholders.
Analyzing detailed data supporting the implementation of strategic initiatives. Correlation of all data points to isolate statistical abnormalities.
Ability to work in a matrix environment and partner with virtual teams (team player)
Must be fluent in MS Products (Office), especially in Excel / Project / Powerpoint / Visio:
Strong Microsoft Project skills. Project plan building/editing with multiple dependencies/schedule shifting.
Strong Microsoft Excel skills. Pivot Tables and analyzing data to implement strategic initiatives.
Vertical and Horizontal Look Ups. Strong PowerPoint and Visio skills. Visual representation of data in charts and graphs.
World Wide Technology, Inc. offers excellent benefits and competitive compensation. Visit our company web page at for more information.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
AWS, VMware, Networking, Storage, Project Manager
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