Infastructure Project Manager


IT Project Manager (Infastructure)
2 Year Contract
South Dublin
Day rates

This Lead Project Manager position is responsible for managing end-to-end large and/or complex infrastructure Data Center and Backbone implementation projects for Operations (O.N.E- Operations, Network & Employee Digital Experience) division.  O.N.E is using Agile methodologies, primarily using a Kanban pull-based system to manage throughput and optimize lead/cycle time.  This position can help improve the process along the way through shared learning and identifying opportunities.

Typical O.N.E projects include: On-Soil data center builds, M&A integration efforts, large end of life / tech refresh efforts requiring significant coordination with Internal (within O.N.E)- like NSD, DCE, LBE, DBA, Service delivery ..etc/ External (outside of O.N.E)- Application, Development, Testing, HR, Finance, Sourcing, Legal, A&T, Biz Ops, Corporate Security….etc/ MC Customers/ Vendor Partners- WWT, OBS, Banks, Government entities…etc Role:

  • Ensure successful project delivery, which may include: oversight of development and management of overall project plan, schedule & budget adherence, status reporting, escalations, testing, user approval, final corrections, and methodology compliance
  • Provides the traditional Project Management support to manage the execution of large

infrastructure initiatives

  • Completes initial scoping and impact analysis for Infrastructure projects, including facilitating the gathering of requirements documentation via feature decomposition meetings with Operations delivery teams and application teams to discuss under-the-surface needs and translate them into specific infrastructure/system requirements
  • Partners with Program Managers, Architects, Engineers, Product Owners, and Scrum Masters to deliver project features and scope including setting priorities and managing blockers and escalations
  • Manages risks, blockers, and dependencies, escalates and tracks impediments, and provides senior management level status reports
  • Manages the relationship with the project team throughout Operations and Technology at Mastercard.  
  • May assist with creation and tracking of Remedy tickets (but does not “own― or signoff/approve the tickets in Remedy 
  • Identifies solutions for less complex, more common requests.  May also provide process improvement and ideas for efficiency gains All About You:
  • MUST be able to demonstrate successful delivery of large-scale Data Center and Backbone implementation projects.
  • A record of successful delivery of infrastructure projects as an individual, team leader and/or project manager.
  • Has knowledge of AGILE/SAFE/Waterfall methodologies
  • Problem solver and solution-seeking approach
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of management & Stakeholder management
  • Ability to build rapport and relationships
  • Team player & Leader
  • Computing degree or Equivalent Degree with relevant experience
Strong knowledge of Project management tools MPP/MS-suite of tools/Confluence/DOMO/ALM

Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects