Red Hat Senior Project Manager in Remote, Thailand

Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Services team is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join us in Thailand. In this role, you’ll actively manage projects to successful completion from initiation through delivery and closure. This requires excellent coordination of cross-functional teams (through meetings and progress measurement activity) which bring distinct, specific projects to completion both on time and within budget. You should be an experienced project management professional with a full understanding of industry standard project management practices (and Red Hat policies and procedures) with the ability to interact with senior Red Hat and customer management at all levels. You will work on problems of diverse scope, evaluate identifiable factors, and demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Control project requirements, scope, and change management issues

  • Determine, monitor, and review all project economics to include costs, operational budgets, staffing requirements, resources, and risk

  • Ensure adherence to legally binding requirements

  • Facilitate development of recommended project control solutions to be used for planning, scheduling, and tracking projects through integration of various project management tools

  • Work with management on project proposals, bids, contracts, estimates, and schedules and contribute to project estimation process

  • Plan, schedule, monitor, and report on activities related to the project, including sub-contractor monitoring

  • Establish appropriate metrics for measuring key project criteria

  • Develop project control and reporting procedures and manage changes in operational plan

  • Undertake status review meetings among project team members and clients

  • Integrate and use specific industry PM and technical delivery methodologies (e.g. PM methodologies based on PMI, Red Hat Services Project Management Methodology, Systems/Software Development, Product Development)

  • Assist in the training of the project team on application of appropriate procedures and advise team members to accomplish project goals, to meet established schedules and resolve technical and operational issues

  • Maintain awareness on emerging technologies and Project Management techniques

Required skills

  • 5+ years as a project manager managing IT based projects

  • Certification from PMI and Agile methodologies

  • Track record of successfully managing complex projects

  • Experience with establishing, and contributing to, process improvements

  • Experience in dealing with complex projects and multicultural and multidisciplinary teams

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills, leadership skills, analytical ability, and business judgment

  • Ability to work effectively across a widely diverse management team, as well as a broad spectrum of internal partners

  • Detail-oriented and able to work in a very fast-paced environment

  • Healthy balance of business and technical background

  • Ability to articulate the PM value proposition and be an evangelist for PM techniques and the Red Hat Services PM methodology

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Job ID 62644

Category Consulting, Project Management