We are currently requesting resumes for the following position:  IT Project Manager

Job ID: 23- 129


Number of Vacancies: 5

Level:  MP6 (Senior, 10+ years)

Duration:  12 months

Hours of work: 40

Location: Pickering OR Toronto (Hybrid, 3 days remote)


Job Overview

  • Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is looking for a strategic leader to join our IT Projects team in the position of IT Project Manager.
  • Reporting to the Senior Manager, Projects, the IT Project Manager will be responsible for managing the full-life cycle of complex implementation and integration projects across our IT portfolio.
  • This is an exciting opportunity to work in an environment where you will contribute to Ontario Power Generation’s continued growth and success in generating safe, clean, reliable low-cost power in a sustainable manner.



  • Working and leading in all phases of the project life-cycle including: Initiation, Planning, Definition, Execution and Closeout.
  • Implementation of systems ranging from single stand-alone applications to large, complex systems with extensive integrations requiring comprehensive organizational change management.
  • Delivering all stages of the SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle), including requirements definition, solution architecture & design, software development, system integration, testing and quality assurance.
  • Managing projects through rapid development methodologies such as Agile, Iterative, etc.
  • Manage and develop the relationship between business units and CIO through interaction with senior business management. Keep abreast of the latest business developments, priorities, plans, strategies, and business needs.
  • Analyzing technology and business risks to identify implications, root-cause and creative solutions.
  • Leading the development of business cases that will provide funding release through various projects gates.
  • Maintain a focus on continuous improvement, including knowledge of project management developments and practices, trends in IT technology and services, systems management disciplines, and related industry best-practices that could add value to the business.




  • 4-year University Degree in computer science or other relevant program
  • PMP designation required
  • Lean Six Sigma Certification an asset


  • 10+ years of IT project management experience
  • Experience managing projects through rapid development methodologies such as Agile, Iterative, etc.
  • Experience working with a Matrixed delivery model
  • Understanding of the entire SDLC
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Prior experience in managing conflicting priorities of scope, schedule, cost and quality.
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities and the ability to provide guidance.
  • Proven ability as a team player to understand and manage the interrelationships of various internal and external groups in order to facilitate objectives and ensure stakeholder requirements are satisfied.
  • Possess strong interpersonal, leadership, organizational and planning skills
  • ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) related projects like SAP or Asset Suite
  • Microsoft Technologies
  • DevOps
  • Agile methodology
  • Implementing IT projects for electricity generation companies

To apply for this job email your details to lnewman@cpus.ca

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Job Details

  • Job ID: 500-1908
  • Job Type: Consultant (Incorporated Contractor)
  • Number of Vacancies: 5
  • Level: Senior
  • Location: Pickering OR Toronto
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Closing Date: