Project Manager – IT Infrastructure & Architecture

  • Competitive
  • Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • 17 Feb 19

Project Manager – IT Infrastructure & Architecture

Digital transformation and global technology developments such as Cloud Computing, Service-Oriented Architecture and Mobile Computing are providing opportunities to organizations to re-look their IT strategies and architecture to achieve business innovation and attain value from their IT investments.

Having a well-structured IT Architecture is essential for organizations to respond well to new business challenges that arise from multiple sources ranging from rapid technology development to increasing global competition.
KPMG can assist organizations to develop an enterprise approach to architecture activities that underpin business case development and project implementation to achieve desired project outcomes. This IT Architecture service helps clients understand business issues and technical problems and then identify and architect solutions to optimally meet these requirements. Some of our key services (but not limited to) include:

• Data Centre & Technology Platforms;
• Cloud Platforms & Infrastructure;
• Journey to Cloud, transformation & Compliance;
• Network Infrastructure;
• Resilience, Recovery & Contingency;
• Technology Architecture;
• Mobility, Workplace and User Computing;
• Application Modernization & Rationalization; and
• Enterprise, Information & Application Architecture.

Related keywords in this area are IT Strategy, IT Governance, IT Roadmap, Enterprise Architecture, SOA, ITIL, IT Infrastructure, Network,

Responsibilities :
As a Manager defining IT & Technology strategies and roadmaps using a structured methodology that includes but not limited to the following:

• Lead clients' technology infrastructure engagements
• Lead design, implementation and migration to new IT infrastructure and cloud (IaaS/PaaS) environments
• Lead assessment of clients' data center and IT infrastructure, evaluate rationalization opportunities, sourcing options (including cloud)/ economic models, and recommend strategic direction
• Support clients in implementing and migrating to new IT infrastructure services including internal technology and external services (including cloud)
• Primary liaison with client stakeholders and architects
• Manage engagement staffing, financials, quality and risk
• Lead client pursuits and development of service proposals
• Lead development of enhancements to the infrastructure & cloud management methodologies and contribute thought leadership content

Requirements :
• A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science,/Information Technology/Engineering/any related field from an accredited college/university
• Exposure to a range of industries would be ideal, but not essential. Likely industry exposure will include government and financial services
• Minimum 6 - 8 years in IT infrastructure technology management and architecture including infrastructure automation, prior system/storage admin/engineering experience and consulting experience is preferred
• Technology experience, including but not limited to server (Wintel, Unix), storage (SAN / NAS), virtualization technology (VMware, KVM, LPAR, LDOM), automation, high availability architecture, data center computing transformation and infrastructure transformation from strategy to design and implementation
• Certifications in Microsoft MCSA/ MCSE, Cisco CCNA/ CCNP, VMware VCA/ VCP is a plus
• Additional desirable experience in infrastructure automation and instrumentation (Unix Admin, Scripting / Programming Capabilities, SDLC Process Knowledge), Unified Communications, Collaboration, Database/application server architecture, network, information security
• Strong leadership, business, technical, analytical, problem solving and verbal and written communication skills
• Analytical and detail conscious.
• A team leader and support with good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
• Independent, self-motivated, organized and results oriented individual; capable of handling multiple tasks and achieving tight deadlines.
• Good command of English.