Careers at Cavan

The Cavan Group is a nationally-recognized specialty IT Consulting firm focused on workload placement strategy, solutions and workload migrations to cloud, colocation and managed hosting environments.

We are seeking qualified candidates that are energized by technical challenges, driven to excellence in every aspect of life, and want to “make a difference” in a highly-regarded boutique consulting firm.

Current Positions

  • Job title: Senior IT Project Manager/Consultant
  • Location: Boston, US Based

The Cavan Group’s senior team have a unique blend of technical expertise and project management skills and the successful candidate will be engaged in the following:

  • Providing objective consultative advice on workload placement, hosting and underlying infrastructure
  • Planning and management of complex application migrations to diverse hosting environments including cloud, colocation and self-hosted facilities
  • Collaborating with client SMEs in enterprise architecture, cloud architecture and core infrastructure services
  • Progress status reports and presentations to project stakeholders
  • Developing and managing project related tasks and activities in complex cross functional teams including client and partner team members
  • Accountability for project costs and alignment with scope
  • Ensuring deliverables are maintained according to Cavan standards
  • Continuous review and evaluation of processes and tools to increase efficiency
  • Participation in pre and post-sales presentations and executive briefings including scope development, engagement pricing and project staffing estimates

Required Skills:

  • 7 to 10 years’ experience in a client-facing enterprise technology / project management role
  • Experience in the financial services or healthcare sector preferred
  • Strong understanding of application architecture and IT Infrastructure including server, storage, and network environments.
  • Strong understanding of public cloud architecture, services, provisioning and workload management
  • Experience in managing workload migrations to public cloud and self-hosted colocation environments
  • Experience in a Consulting/Professional Services role, preferred
  • Ability to work with and manage cross-functional teams and resources to facilitate goals and objectives of an engagement
  • Polished, professional presentation skills and experience in presenting to IT leadership, C-level executives
  • Proven teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Demonstrated Project Management ability using waterfall and Agile approaches
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills

Education & Certification Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in science or engineering discipline (preferred)
  2. PMP or ACP certification, preferred

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States