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Senior Technical Project Manager

  • LocationMelbourne, VIC
  • Work TypeAny Employment
  • Positions1 Position
  • Project Manager
  • Senior Project Manager
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Project management
  • Job no: CNKEK

Why work for Cenitex 

Join Cenitex to help provide technology solutions to the Victorian Public Sector so it can meet the needs of all Victorians. You can help shape the future of Cenitex with the opportunity to work with our customers across the public sector including all eight major Victorian Government departments

Our Commitment to Diversity

Cenitex is proud of its diverse group of employees with a unique mix of skills and talent. We believe diversity and inclusion enhances our workforce capability and culture in delivering outstanding technology services and solutions for our customers. We embrace differences in gender, age, ethnicity, race, cultural background, disability, religion, and sexual orientation.

Cenitex is an equal opportunity employer. We highly encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, abilities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

We encourage and support professional development and offer flexible working environment with a focus on employee work-life balance. We are proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for all women.

The Opportunity

Our vision is ‘to support a modern, agile and productive public sector'. Cenitex plays a significant role in creating the Victorian Government's direction for major systems, cyber-security, and government-wide technology capability uplift. As we evolve our technologies and services to support a modern, agile and productive public sector, the Senior Technical Project Manager plays an important role in delivering projects to Cenitex and its customers. 

Reporting to the Team Lead of Project Services and working strategically in Infrastructure Services with stakeholders across functions and organisational levels, you will manage customer requirements gathering, detail design, developing the implementation time-plan and resource plan to handover to the project and service delivery for implementation. The service line project manager will provide oversight during the deliver phase, the role is to develop user cases and monitor operational handover to ensure alignment with service requirements. In addition, the service line project managers will manage customer proof of concepts, develop use cases as appropriate.

These positions will deliver multiple projects across government in the Hosting, Cloud, Identity Management, Automation, Disaster Recovery as a Service and Networks streams of Infrastructure Services.  

Day to day you'll be expected to:

  • Detail technical solutions that meet customer requirements
  • Drive Proof of Concept Project Management to Infrastructure Services initiatives
  • Stakeholder management internally and externally
  • Provide clear and concise project reporting, schedules, planning, whilst managing the project scope
  • Adhering to project governance for assurance, risk, issue and financial controls.
  • Transition technologies from projects to service operations.

To be a success in this role you will have:

  • Track record in managing a broad range ICT capability projects (Infrastructure, Data Centre Relocations/ migrations, Security, Application or service migration, Desktop, etc)
  • Extensive experience in project management with sound knowledge of project and programme management, including development and management of high value, complex technology projects in a large and diverse organisation
  • Broad technical knowledge of complex infrastructure environments across application, storage, cloud compute and network platforms appropriate to managing and controlling significant ICT projects
  • Proven capability in stakeholder management, conflict resolution and consensus building in high-pressure and demanding situations with an outstanding record of achievement in project delivery according to planned targets and a focus on providing quality customer services.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, while ensuring the correct level of prioritisation is applied
  • Prince 2 certification or relevant PMBOK Waterfall and Agile experience

For more information about the role and the numerous employee benefits, check out the Position Description and EVP document by clicking the “Apply Now” button.  

You can also watch some great videos of our staff here www.cenitex.vic.gov.au/careers to get a better idea of what it could be like to be a part of the Cenitex team.

To apply 

Cenitex is a fast-moving organisation with lots to deliver - so we may not always wait until the job ad expires before reviewing applicants. As a result, you should submit your application as soon as possible.

To apply, simply complete an application through our LiveHire system. Note: applicants are not required to provide a separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria.