IT Planning Lead

Location: Johnston, Iowa
Posted On: 7/6/2017
Job Code: ITPM::JNTN
Job Description
Primary Position Responsibilities & Duties:
Responsible for the successful delivery of relatively small or tactical projects which are generally of lower complexity.

- collaborating within IT to create IT project plans and forecasted IT milestones
- assisting Division Lead with IT project capacity supply & demand
- monitoring IT plans, forecasts, and risks to initiate re-planning efforts as needed
- develop feature roadmaps for delivery area in support of IT priorities

Key Accountabilities:
Planning, managing the IT plan, and closing assigned projects.
•Create IT plans and forecasted IT milestones for assigned delivery area (includes developing EPPM tasks &budget).
•Manage and escalate IT project risks to Delivery Manager.
•Determine IT project capacity and lead impact analysis and re-planning efforts by continually monitoring IT plans and forecasted internal/external milestones.
•Rally setup & maintenance for assigned delivery area.
•Create PSI Feature Roadmaps for delivery area in alignment with approved portfolio and IT plans.
•Communicate IT Status & Metrics to IT Leadership.
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Required Skills, Knowledge, & Relevant Work Experience:
The candidate should have strong organizational skills coupled with leadership skills to lead a team to successful project completions.
A strong understanding of computer technology, methodology, and full life-cycle development is also important to succeed at this position.

Education/Work Experience:
- Degree in an Information Technology discipline or equivalent experience
- University Degree (4 years or equivalent)
- Experience working with applications, data, infrastructure, and/or IT security
- Information technology experience and/or business experience
- MS Project, Rally, Service Now. And all MS office, PPT and Excel specifically.

Desired Skills, Knowledge & Relevant Work Experience:
- Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints.
- Skill in interpersonal communications, negotiation, and conflict resolution.
- Business process knowledge of assigned area(s) and/or function(s)

Degree in an IT discipline and/or certified Project Management credentials. Or, equivalent work experience in a similar position.

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Contact Details
Trixie Gular
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