Data Center Project Manager

Morgan Stanley   •  

Somerset, NJ

Industry: Finance & Insurance


8 - 10 years

Posted 40 days ago

This job is no longer available.


This position will be part of the Data Center team for a respectable financial institution The position will report to the VP of the Data Center Project Management team and will have responsibility for managing one or more data center related projects.

The majority of any project work will involve internal MS coordination between Network; Enterprise Computing, and I.T. on the build-out; plus managing ?white-space? build-out activities such as the rack /stack of equipment; network patching; equipment delivery/deployment.

Position Description:

This role is based out of Somerset, NJ (onsite)

Responsible for developing high level and low level project plans and budgets for data center projects and/or data center components

Responsible for the management, coordination, and execution of all assigned tasks and resources.

Responsible for tailoring existing best practices for project and operational management to suit the needs of this project.

Responsible for all communication on the status of the project to the rest of the IT project team, IT departments.

Responsible for all coordinating all activities of the projects between these same parties as well as external resources such as the Engineering Design Team, the General Contractor, etc.

Responsible for development and timely delivery of all IT related deliverables.

Responsible for maintaining the project share point site for the project documentation and information modifying the design and function of the site as required.

Travel will be required in the NY Metro area and NJ. Some out of area travel may be required.


Skills Required:

Solid experience (7+ yrs) & expertise in Data Center project management.

Capable of simultaneously managing activities at multiple sites under multiple projects.

Good leadership and organizational skills

Effective written and verbal communication skills

Experienced in the development of specifications and other technical documentation.

Bachelors Degree, preferably in an engineering discipline.

Competent in the use of all basic MS Office Automation products Word, Excel, Visio, Power point, and Project.

Skills Desired:

Basic knowledge of Data Center Technology and Service Management.

Working background in Structured Cabling Systems

Understanding of Data Center best practices