Sony Interactive Entertainment
Cloud Gaming Engineering & Infrastructure
Data Center/Infrastructure Project Manager (Contractor)
As a part of Sony Interactive Entertainment, CGEI is leading the cloud gaming revolution, putting console-quality video games on any device, from TVs to consoles to mobile devices and beyond.
As a project manager assigned to our Data Center Operations team, you will own the delivery of a world-class game cloud infrastructure. You will be responsible for working with both internal and external teams to build, deploy and deliver our service.
• Manage cross-functional site infrastructure projects in a matrix organization covering a range of areas (hardware systems, capacity management).
• Develop and manage end-to-end project plans and ensure on-time delivery.
• Provide hands-on project management during all phases of data center infrastructure design.
• Provide day-to-day coordination and quality assurance for projects and tasks.
• Drive internal process improvements across multiple teams and functions.
• Interface with Engineering and Business Owners for project requirements and scope.
Preferred Qualifications and Experience
• Experience managing infrastructure projects
• Proven experience in managing multiple, concurrent, technical projects
• Experience delivering iterative solutions using standard project management methodologies
• Experience managing both internal and external resources
• Demonstrated proficiency using Jira
• Excellent interpersonal communications skills and proven ability to work effectively with all organization levels
• Experience at working both independently and in a cross functional team-oriented environment is essential
• Ability to assess and deliver appropriate level of detail and comfortable interacting at all levels of the organization
• Has an ability to understand people and technologies with the ability to know what questions to ask to guide someone through solving a problem (without knowing the subject matter)
• Be communicative and social, assertive and enthusiastic
• Must be able to facilitate discussion and discover alternatives or different approaches
• Experience with Internet Service Delivery and Operations a plus.
• Internet startup and technical infrastructure management experience a big plus.
• Experience with managing projects related to rapid network deployment, datacenter operations, capacity management a plus.
• PMP Certification (PMI) a plus.
Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is responsible for the PlayStation® brand and family of products and services.