DWS Platform Senior Project Manager

We are looking for an experienced senior IT project manager to manage one or multiple projects within an ongoing Digital Workspace Program. Digital Workspace Program is focused on infrastructure & desktop estate transition towards Modern Endpoint Management with specific focus on adopting Microsoft technologies.

Digital Workspace Programs is split into multiple streams, while this role is focused on managing projects within Platform stream. Platform stream is aiming to migrate the current desktop estate (Windows 10 Desktops & Laptops) to Microsoft Endpoint Manager, incl. application re-creation, service & process readiness and enabling required functionalities. Special attention is paid to a co-existence period in which both current desktop management solution and Microsoft Endpoint Manager will co-exist.

Assignment Description

  • Project Management
  • Liaise with Business IT and ITS contacts (facilitating large audience conference calls)
  • Stakeholder management – specifically from Business IT
  • Interacting with senior management for reporting or decision making
  • Plan, Coordination of all work packages, Project Control, Budget management, Risk & Issue management, managing cross-functional teams to meet delivery deadlines, Development & Build and Release to Production, Progress reporting
  • Translating Business requirements to solutions
  • Active particiaption Design workshops and technical discussion understanding the concept/requirements/outcomes
  • Managing cross-functional teams to meet delivery deadlines
  • Involvement in Design workshops and technical discussion understanding the concept/requirements/outcomes

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience with Desktop related type of projects (e.g. WIN10, MS Cloud products, Device management)
  • 10+ years experience working in global enterprises
  • Proven ability to lead and manage a specialist-based, high-performing and multicultural team
  • Proven successful senior project management skills in large scale global programs
  • Knowledge and understanding of Modern Management principles
  • Knowledge of Windows 10 and Windows 10 servicing
  • Proven successful senior project management and build skills in the areas of:
    • Large scale global Win10 migration programs
    • Powershell scripting
  • All-round technical knowledge of migrations and windows operating systems
  • Preferred: basic knowledge of Symantec Altiris and application packaging
  • Preferred: knowledge of SCCM and Intune