City of Mississauga IT Project Leader, Oracle in Mississauga, Ontario
IT Project Leader, Oracle
This a contract position for upto 2 years.
Coordinate internal resources and vendors for the successful execution of Oracle 12C upgrade projects
Focus on delivering projects on-time, within scope and within budget
Develop project charters, plans and schedules involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility leveraging the subject matter experts
Coordinate resource availability and allocation
Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
Report and escalate to management as needed and as defined
Use appropriate techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
Be a Project Management practitioner of PMI best practices for leading projects through their project lifecycle;
Comply with all Information Technology service levels, change and version control, systems development methodology, standards, policies, audit and financial controls;
Manage funding allocated to projects consistent with good financial practice;
Pro-actively communicate status including quality and performance metrics of all work in progress to all stakeholders;
Promote a positive work environment through demonstrated initiative and leadership by example;
Perform other duties as assigned.
Post-secondary degree/diploma in computer science or related discipline with a minimum of 5 years' experience in leading and delivering IT Infrastructure Projects; Oracle applications and database upgrade Projects.
Canadian Municipal experience would be an asset
Experience in Oracle 12C Infrastructure implementation and Database upgrade projects
Experience in Oracle 12C Middleware and applications implementation and upgrades projects
Experience in Oracle Reports conversion to Oracle BI
Previous experience in Oracle application development projects is an asset
Good understanding of Oracle licensing model
Exceptional project management, verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills with an emphasis on customer service and ability to work with a diverse group of stakeholders and senior level management
Demonstrated ability to coordinate staff, stakeholders and contracted service providers;
Proven written and presentation skills to various audiences;
Demonstrated ability to think strategically and align project decisions with the Infrastructure Services Roadmap and IT Master Plan
Demonstrated organizational, analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills;
Knowledge of vendor management, contract administration, change management approaches and annual budgeting;
Commitment to service excellence and total quality is essential.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and use of MS Project and SharePoint would be an asset;
Note: This is a contract up to 24 months
Hours of Work: 35 hour per week
Salary: $53.54 - $71.38 / hour
Closing Date: 30 April 2018
Number of Openings: 1 Temporary Full-time
Department/Division/Unit: Corporate Services / Information Technology / IT Services City Portfolio
Work Location: 300 City Centre Drive.
A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate, at his or her own expense, to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.
We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the City of Mississauga will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform City Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act .
System ID: 2018-3791
Job Type: Contract
Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Government and Public Sector
Career Level: Experienced
External Company URL: www.mississauga.ca