Sr Project Manager-ITPO

Location: Herndon, Virginia
Posted On: 10/6/2017
Job Code: 5554_PM_VA
Job Description
Role Responsibilities:
• Develop together with client Strategy a prioritized, strategic, multi-year Audi Technology Portfolio
• Drive technology portfolio management in areas including technology demand aggregation and analysis, portfolio governance and reporting
• Identify opportunities to resolve business pain points, leverage technology and enhance operational efficiency
• Collaborate with IT management to ensure that all IT projects are structures appropriately and relevant processes are followed
• Manage relationships with key client business stakeholders and understand business needs from Audi’s various functional areas
• Help translate client business strategy into tangible, complementary IT strategy and programs
• Specifically, this role has the following responsibilities:

Strategic Planning and Portfolio Management – 50%
• Work with client Business and IT&S Process Integration Office to identify the technology needs of each department based on Strategy 2025 and translate them into a concrete Client technology portfolio with budgets and timelines
• Maintain and update client Enterprise Technology Portfolio
• Ensure strategic alignment on technology initiatives
• Help drive the development of future state technology architecture
• Rationalize and modernize the technology landscape in order to evolve toward the future state

Program Management – 40%
• Help estimate and analyze cost, complexity and implications on planned IT initiatives
• Track, manage and report progress of current, ongoing IT initiatives
• “Go To” person responsible program status, risks and mitigations
• Manage dependencies and activities with other departments and projects
• Ability to run multiple challenging projects simultaneously

SLA Management – 10%
• Define, evaluation, negotiate SLAs with internal client and third party companies
• Monitor service levels and implement service level improvements

Required Skills:
• Strong technical knowledge and ability to present complex technical concepts in business terms
• 3 - 5 years of related experience in portfolio management, demand management, and/or technology investment planning
• Awareness of industry leading solutions, applications and best practices
• Ability to communicate with senior management
• 5 - 7 years IT work experience in demand management, technology program management, application development lifecycle, architecture, and /or technology governance
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Business Administration
• MS Suite (PPT, Word, Visio, Excel)

Desired Skills:
• Master’s degree in a technology related field or MBA
• Technology related certification such as ITIL, COBIT or TOGAF
• Previous consulting experience or international work experience a plus

Possible travel to Auburn Hills, MI 2-3 times a year.
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
MS Project, MS PowerPoint, Architecture, MS Word, ITIL, MS Windows, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Risk Management, Windows 98, MS Excel, Project Management, Program Management, Management, Procurement

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