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2021-11-27 06:30:05

Job location Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: I.T. & Communications

Job description

Reports To: Head of IT Operations

Position Summary

Project Manager to scope, manage and deliver the relocation of the Aberdeen on-prem data centre to the Azure Cloud. The Aberdeen data centres are currently running on end of serviceable life hardware. Neptune's policy is to transfer these to the public Azure cloud or Neptune's private cloud.

In scope for this project are:

Aberdeen Office Datacentre
Brightsolid Datacentre - back up for Aberdeen
Software upgrades where it eliminates security risks and provides improved application and infrastructure performance.

Out of scope:

Software upgrades where not necessary for migration
London Office

Key Deliverables will be:

Business case and project brief refinement
Project start-up, prepare and create landing zones in Azure/Cegal
Establish redundant connection of landing zones with Cygnus
Datacentre monitoring for analysis, scope and planning
Arrange for adequate user rights TCS and Cegal team
Migrate officenet applications to Azure
Create new office network for Aberdeen office
Migrate legacy domain applications to azure/Cegal hybrid cloud
Decommissioning hosts
Removal of hardware from brightsolid and Aberdeen office
Formal Project closure sign off and hand over to IT operations

Main duties & responsibilities

Fully plan and scope the detail of the data centre relocation as phase 1 of the project
Provide a full business plan for relocation including all project requirements, delivery timelines and costs
Create detailed project plans to guide clients, staff members and project teams and revising based on changing needs and requirements
Manage Neptune Vendors to ensure on time on budget delivery of their services
Compile and submitting project status reports to clients, management and other stakeholders
Work effectively with relevant stakeholders for efficient project implementation
Running the project board to align on priorities for delivery
Deliver the Aberdeen data centre relocation on time and on budget

Qualifications / Experience / Profile

Experienced and suitably qualified Project Manager with exposure to the delivery of IT and IS focused projects, skilled in agile delivery methodologies. (Ideally Prince2 qualified or equivalent)
Previous experience in IT Project Delivery and working to tight deadlines
Demonstrable experience of similar IT projects
Experienced in delivering complex and technically challenging IT projects and programmes
Experienced and skilled in working with 3rd party providers to ensure delivery of all project scopes
Excellent communication skills - must have experience of communicating up to senior management level within an organisation
Effective and efficient stakeholder management

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