Senior Project Manager

Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czechia Global Business Services 42094 16. September, 2020

About the role:

We are  currently looking to hire a motivated colleague who will manage projects within the Big data and BI portfolio.

As the Senior Project Manager, you will manage all stages (initiation, execution, closure) and in all PM areas (time, cost, scope, quality, communications, risk, human resources, procurement). You will ensure that project goals and objectives are met within agreed upon time, scope, budget, quality and resource requirements. You will manage waterfall projects and work in the Scrum Master or DevOps Manager role in agile projects.

Your work:

  •  Leads agile projects and DevOps teams

  •  Develops detailed project plans, project schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports 

  •  Manages clear expectations with all key stakeholders

  •  Conducts regular status meetings to review project activities

  •  Manages changing scope and project acceptance criteria

  •  Ensures that the projects are delivered on time, within budget, adhere to high-quality standards, and meet customer expectations

You should have:

  •  Proficient project management experience

  •  Proven ability to lead and manage a specialist-based, high-performing and multicultural team

  •  Proficient customer relationship and negotiation skills, in order to define project scope, time and quality requirements 

  •  Strongly demonstrated leadership in project process and planning activities; strategic approach 

  •  Proficient experience in preparation of project plans with appropriate budget and resource requirements

  •  Results-oriented and driven by goal achievement with a strong focus on excellence and high quality project delivery 

  •  Proficient experience in stakeholder and communication management

  •  Master Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or equivalent experience

  •  Proficient in MS Office, including MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, MS Visio.  

  •  Prior experience in Infrastructure Projects desired, particularly in the Hosting area

Nice to have:

  •  MS Access and MS SQL

  •  Prior knowledge of DHL GSN, including Change Management RFC process

  •  Process Improvement (Lean, Six-Sigma) experience

  •  PM Certification (Prince 2, PMP)

  •  ITIL Foundation/ Certification knowledge

  •  Business Intelligence or Data Engineering experience

We offer:

  •  Great team

  •  Company car / car allowance

  •  Possibility of technical development

  •  Extra week of holiday (25 days/year)

  •  6 Self-sickness days/year

  •  Permanent contract

  •  Full salary compensation for up to 10 days absence due to illness per calendar year

  •  Lunch vouchers fully covered by DHL

  •  Edenred cafeteria benefit system

  •  On-going professional and technical trainings and certifications

  •  Pension plan contributions

  •  Employee Referral Program and Working Anniversary Rewards

  •  Company sponsorship of various sports and social clubs

  •  Huge number of internal job opportunities within the company

For more details feel free to contact

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours


  • Business Unit

    DHL Information Services (Europe) s.r.o.

  • Travel Required

    less 20%

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Shift Requirement

    Day Time Only


I like working for DHL because it is the worldwide leader in logistics where customers and employees are always in focus.

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