Compass Pointe Consulting LLC is a Maryland based, Woman Owned Small Business specializing in IT and Finance & Accounting Solutions and Services is looking for an Azure Migration Project Manager to work 100% REMOTE. Due to the nature of the work MUST be a US CITIZEN and perform the work within the USA.
This PM will have experience in major application migrations from on-premises datacenter to AZURE. Must have supported various projects associated with migration of its applications to new platforms, mostly cloud-based (SaaS or in an -administered virtual data center in the Microsoft Azure cloud).
The projects may include:
Migration of complex Engineering apps from on-premises to the Azure virtual
Migration of a legacy CRM system from one on-prem data center to another
Refactoring a workflow system from on-prem virtual servers to Azure-hosted
Migration of a COTS/customized employee time reporting system from an on-
prem installation to a different platform could be an on-prem migration,
migration to the Azure virtual data center, or to one of several vendor SaaS
Achieving agreed-to scope within the baselined cost and schedule
Identifying resource requirements
Surfacing and resolving roadblocks, seeking assistance/escalation in a timely
Tracking/resolving issues and risks
Preparing monthly project reports and weekly status updates
Establishes and sustains strong relationships with key stakeholders
Leading and directing work of others who do not directly report to the position but
whose input and cooperation are critical to project success
Identifying scope changes and proposed responses for management review
Flexibility in using Agile (Kanban and Scrum) and traditional project management
methods to plan work and track progress.
Defining and executing communications plans.
Following established processes for project governance and management
Minimum of 5 years project management experience (migrating, upgrading,
refactoring applications preferred)
Experience with closing or relocating data centers
Experience with application development and testing life cycles, including
preparation for Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) and other audits
Knowledge of cloud-based technology (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)
Demonstrated success with multiple concurrent projects in a highly matrixed
Agile/Scrum and blended agile-waterfall experience preferred