Projects Lead to.
To plan and execute IT infrastructure projects from start to finish in accordance with the client IT Project Methodology (ITPM).
Manage of project budget, resource requirements and delivery schedule.
Maintain and track scheduled events and project/program milestones.
Lead for the successful implementation of IT project(s) and is measured against the following success factors: Quality, Schedule, Budget and Customers Satisfaction.
To assist with infrastructure support activities, Daily checks, Standby and monthly maintenance.
To assist the IT Manager in running projects related to the following technologies:
Network Architectural Designs (Topologies).
Network hardware (HP/Cisco Switches, Routers, Hubs, cabling, cabinets).
Network software (Active Directory, Domain controller, Operating Systems).
Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS), e.g Microsoft SQL Server.
Server Hardware &
Virtualisation (HP servers, VMware vCentre).
Storage (SAN, Veeam).
End-user Computing (Deskops, Laptops, Monitors, Printers, docking stations, consumables).
Information Security (Firewall, Antivirus).
Communications (E-mail, Video conferencing).
Communications (VoiP Telephone System).
Communications (Cellular &
Data Services) Computer Accessories (mouse, keyboard, networkcables, spares).
End-user Productivity software (Microsoft Office Suite Word, PowerPoint, Visio,Excel, Access).
SAP ERP upgrades, patches and support &
Manufacturing Execution Systems.
Quality Management Systems.
Azure/AWS Cloud Computing.
Lead the successful delivery of complex customer IT projects from initiation, planning, design to implementation.
Manage the project from start to completion including the resolution of project risks and issues.
Manage small to medium or a portion of larger, more complex IT projects.
Provide leadership and management of the project team.
Ensure project objectives and performance metrics are defined and achieved.
Ensure that project deliverable meet the required quality standards and are accepted by the customer.
Present Management of Change (MoC) as well as IT Change Control documents for approval.
Create Request for Information (RFI) and Request for Quotations (RFQ).
Responsible for the creation and updating of the project scope/charter, schedule and plan with financial, resource and equipment requirements.
Responsible for regular internal project status and project financial reporting. Responsible for organizing and leading project team and project governance team meetings.
Accountable for the Project Budget.
Participate in the preparation of service level agreements.
Oversee project staff including project engineers, both on- and off-site teams, vendors, partners or subcontractors. Present project business value to the client for approval of IT investments.
To comply with the Company Health, Safety, Environmental, Security plans and procedures.
Participate in Weekly Toolbox Talks (TBT) and monthly IT Safety Walks.
Report HSSE risks and follow-up on remediations.
Report non-conformance to quality standards and follow-up on remediations.
Advice on HSSE issues in MoC approval meetings.
processes are being introduced.
Ensure systems in the area of responsibility dont compromise any HSSE requirements.
Ensure proper housekeeping (5S) in IT office, Data centre, IT Training Rooms and Storeroom.
Capture key Lessons learnt and Best Practices which can be used to improve AS Service delivery performance.
Continuously focus on project delivery excellence and high level of customer satisfaction.
Build tight working relationship with offsite 3rd party delivery teams.
The ideal candidate should have:
Diploma/Degree Information Systems/Computer Science with majors in Computer Networks or Programming.
3-year National Diploma in Project Management.
Project Management Institute (PMI).
TOGAF 9 certification.
MCSE (Cloud &
Networking (N+) or Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA).
CCTV and Access Control.
3-7 or more years of IT experience.
3-5 Manufacturing experience.
Minimum of 5 years experience as an IT Infrastructure Project Manager.
Exposure and working level knowledge of working with and interfacing to offsite delivery teams.
Project Management experience in the deployment of IT Infrastructure technologies.
knowledge of building a critical path and understanding the right.
Actively managing a critical path which allows for a line of sight into risk/issues before they negatively impact the project.
Conceptual knowledge of main IT Infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, cloud, and applications).
An understanding of the legal issues with contracts.
Project plan and schedule creation.
Ability to balance multiple tasks.
Ability to work independently.
2+ years project management experience in IT Infrastructure projects.
ERP applications e.g. SAP, Sage, Oracle, JD Edwards etc.
Cisco Networking, Desktop and HP Server Hardware experience.
Routers, Servers, Cables, Racks, Firewall, LAN, WAN, TCP/IP, DNS, VoIP.
Practical experience implementing and administrating common TCP/IP-based services, including DNS, DHCP, HTTP, FTP, SMTP,VPN etc.
VMware (Vsphere) experience.
Veeam back-up and replication.
Video conferencing (Polycom or Cisco).
Microsoft Office 365 and/or Skype for Business implementation &
Fortigate Firewall implementation &
Symantec antivirus implementation &
Windows servers 2012 R2 and Hyper V, System Center 2012/2016.
HP Storgate systems (Including cloud &
Flash array storage).
Please send your comprehensive resume, 2 recent payslips and supporting documentation.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
N.B: If you have not received a response from us within 14 days please consider your application for this role as not successful.
Full Circle offers a R2000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a permanent role. A R1000-00 finder\'s fee for any candidates referred and successfully placed in a contract role with a duration of three months or more.