Microsoft Infrastructure Project Manager Posted Mar 14
Request Technology - Craig Johnson , Oak Brook, IL
*This role requires regular local travel within the Chicago land area*

Prestigious Professional Services Firm is currently seeking a Microsoft Infrastructure Project Manager. Candidate will manage multiple, concurrent projects through the full life cycle from initiation through project close. Candidate will plan, budget, oversee and document all aspects of assigned projects, as well as work closely with client and internal team members to make sure that the scope and direction of each project is on-time, within scope and meets client and project objectives.


Responsible for pre-sales proposal with clients and sales team

Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Project scheduling - develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress. Coordinate internal resources and third parties/sub-contractors for the flawless execution of projects

Manage project team - provide leadership and direction to the onsite/remote project engineering staff. Conduct regularly scheduled project meetings with client and internal staff to ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget

Report and escalate to management as needed

Perform risk management to minimize a variety of risks

Managing projects within the corporate project management system (ConnectWise)

Performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned


Bachelor's degree in the fields of business, computer science, or engineering

Project Management Professional (PMP)certification is a plus.

Proven working experience in project management in the information technology sector

Various courses and certifications from key software and hardware providers, such as:

Microsoft, HP, Cisco Systems, Citrix, VMware, Veritas, Veeam

Technical writing, scheduling and budgeting.

Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Ability to work with a distributed team and communicate effectively

Proven management skills

Knowledge of technical skill sets or team members required to successfully complete a project - in depth understanding of information technology systems.

Understanding and/or hands-on experience in software development methodologies

Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

Excellent organization and leadership skills

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal required

Interpersonal skills: such as telephony skills, communication skills, active listening and customer-care

Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes quickly

Technical awareness: ability to match resources to technical issues appropriately

Self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast moving environment

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

Pay: $90,000 to $115,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual
Other Pay Info: Bonus

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