Project Manager

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Calgary, Alberta
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Our Calgary Energy client has an immediate need for a Project Manager to lead various critical software updates in order to stay on supported versions of the software.  This is a contract position that is scheduled to last for four (4) months.

Job Responsibilities/Description:

  • Planning various upgrades as directed
  • Executing software upgrade projects
  • Includes project reporting, meetings as required, stakeholder engagement
  • Ensure compatibility and business continuity between current custom developed applications across upgrades
  • Ensure test planning and deployment planning are completed

Skills – REQUIRED:

  • Strong project management skills in upgrade type projects
  • Ability to chair and run meetings as required
  • Ability to work with teams across IT (deployment/test teams, infrastructure, security, application support teams)
  • Experience working with vendors
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills, including the ability to create and deliver effective presentations as a means to promote and sell ideas to stakeholders
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to identify and prioritize issues and work effort
  • Write clear, concise and effective project communications
  • Set realistic team expectations and clearly communicates the purpose and objectives of the project to the team
  • Develop and maintain detailed project plan
  • Work with Functional Manager, both Systems and Business, to plan resources
  • Report on project status; raise issues in timely fashion


  • Previous experience on similar upgrade projects, both infrastructure and application

If you bring the mentioned skills and experiences to the table, then we would love to chat you!


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