IT Program Manager

Location: Northern VA area, VA
Date Posted: 08-17-2018
We have a client that is currently seeking an IT Program Manager to support business operations transition and innovation within the Customer’s cloud-based environments. The IT Program Manager will work with multiple projects within the Customer’s production, development, and test environments, and will additionally work on the development and refinement of strategic systems planning, business information planning, and cost analysis for the Customer’s technical systems. 
The IT Program Manager must have an understanding of the big data challenge. The IT Program Manager will work in a mixed technical environment and maintain productivity when switching between projects, business processes, and/or technologies. The IT Program Manager must communicate with development and O&M teams within and externally to the Customer and outside organizations.  
Required skills...
  • Demonstrated experience performing the full range of program and project management activities, including oral and written communications and formal programmatic documentation.
  • Demonstrated experience and solid understanding of long range strategic planning in a large organizations, change / transition management, portfolio management, financial management, and corporate dynamics.
  • Demonstrated experience as a technical project manager focusing on asset management and configuration management, integrated master schedules, systems integration, and technology insertion into existing production environments.
Desired skills...
  • Demonstrated experience with business process workflows and analysis, to include major acquisitions, systems integration, and identification of savings opportunities.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills to interface with highest-level officials, and facilitate meetings that involve all levels of personnel, from relatively junior to the most senior levels in the organization.
  • Demonstrated experience performing software and platform integration, and technical applications development, testing, configuration, and deployment.
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple programs with diverse technology baselines, development methodologies, geographically distributed personnel, and multiple contract formats.
  • Demonstrated experience developing new business areas, including development of business cases and associated strategies to support creation of the new business and receipt of executive approval to proceed.
  • Professional certifications (e.g., PMP, ITIL, Lean Six Sigma).
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