• PMO Project manager (Contractor) Cairo
  • Dell in Cairo, , Egypt
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

"Job Description:

The Remote Project Manager will be responsible for taking consulting engagements that are of low/medium complexity from initiation to close out. The project manager will adhere to the VMware PSO methodology and deliver these engagements to mutually agreed upon scope, schedule and budget within the parameters of the overall account strategy.

This role provides the single point of contact/accountability for the project responsible for project planning, managing work activities, project financials, communication, status reporting, risk management, and change management.

The project manager is expected to bring functional depth as well as solid project management skills to work collaboratively with the customer resources and the Vmware project team to deliver results.

Success criteria/metrics for this role will include:

Project delivery - Delivering to mutually agreed upon scope, schedule and financial parameters (project profitability)
Billable utilization –... 74%
Customer satisfaction – as measured by post project completion survey
Commitment to consulting delivery
Being a trusted advisor to the customer, to the practice, and the business
Provides value beyond simply managing the administrative aspects of the project
Works with accounts teams and Serivices Sales to build relationships and provides business intelligence on client operations, and decisions.
Providing thought leadership to enhance the quality of VMware-customer relationship;


Plan, coordinate, track and manage project(s) to successful completion
Develop and maintain project plans including charter, scope, work breakdown structures, estimates, resource plans, budget, task dependencies, schedule, open issues, and risk assessment, management and mitigation plans across multiple work streams
Work with the PM, resource managers, technical staff and business subject matter experts to orchestrate project deliverables to ensure they are planned/executed in alignment with the overall program/project strategy and plan
Define and manage overall project risks and take corrective action in a proactive manner to mitigate those risks
Direct and monitor work efforts on a daily basis, identify resource needs, perform quality review; and escalate functional, quality, timeline issues appropriately.
Provide clear and timely communication regarding the status of the project – schedule, budget, progress to date, risks etc. - to relevant stakeholders
Follow the project management methodology and ensure that projects adhere to the defined methodology and stage gate process
Drive continuous improvement of project processes – methodology, templates, best practices etc. based on lessons learned from projects
Engage with Sales and Account teams to identify/drive account growth opportunities


At least 7 years of technical project management experience preferably as a Professional services consultant
Experience in customer-facing positions as a professional services consultant or engineer, preferably with a Technology or “Big 5” consulting organization
Excellent communications and interpersonal skills
B.S./B.A./M.S. degree or equivalent technical training

PMP certification strongly recommended
Spoken Language: English (mandatory), Russian or German (nice to have)

Cairo Egypt


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