• Technical Project Manager - Services, France

    Location FR-Puteaux
    Posting date 1 month ago(10/10/2018 9:30 AM)
    Job ID
    Consulting, Project Management
  • Company Description

    At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

    Job summary

    The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Technical Project Manager to work with our French Services business in Puteaux, France. In this role, you will be responsible for all aspects of managing projects at a foundational level using Waterfall or Agile methodologies. You will deliver project kickoffs, manage schedules (milestone or sprints), maintain risk and issue logs, complete regular internal and external status reports, and complete project closeout activities. This is a great opportunity to grow your technical project management skills with the world's leading provider of open source enterprise software solutions.

    Primary job responsibilities

    • Initiate projects effectively, including development and presentation of project kickoffs
    • Implement a communication strategy to support ongoing and regular touch points with clients and project teams, as well as cross-functional internal team meetings with Finance, Sales, people management, etc.
    • Assist with staffing allocation
    • Apply traditional Waterfall or Agile project management fundamentals, concepts, standards, and tools
    • Accurately maintain all processes, approvals, and system tools related to specific projects
    • Gain an understanding of the Services team global project management framework and methodology

    Required skills

    • Experience of delivering complex professional services engagements and customers
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Good organizational skills
    • Understanding of different project delivery methodologies like Agile, Waterfall, and Prince
    • Ability to motivate and shape opinions of internal and external stakeholders
    • Good problem-solving and relationship skills
    • Ability to stay calm and focused while working in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
    • Specific technology experience including open source, Red Hat JBoss Middleware, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux is preferred

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