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IT Investment Management Specialist

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Date: Sep 11, 2021

Location: Arlington, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 126188 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a IT Investment Management Specialist to join our team in Arlington, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

The IT Investment Management Specialist is responsible for change management, program management, organizational development, business analysis, earned value management, data call process development, and performance management tasks.  The Consultant will assist with the development and maintenance of the SI IT Portfolio framework and IT Governance programs.  These activities include project feasibility, performance measurement, project management, and organizational development

 

Required experience

  • Applying PMI Project Management principles
  • Experience in Organizational Development analysis to support As-is and To-be models with recommendations to improve the organizations efficiencies and effectiveness in full utilization of resources and delivering quality products to the customer
  • Experience in IT Portfolio Management methodologies and processes, tools, strategic planning, trend analysis, organizational reporting and presentations, and identification of performance indicators for the purpose of performance measurements
  • Experience writing alternative analyses, business cases or point papers based on research, analysis, and observations
  • Experience with the Capital Planning and Investment Control (CPIC) process and other IT investment processes and requirements
  • Experience in strategic Enterprise Architecture (EA) analysis, including CPIC, EA, and program management requirements alignment with DEA Strategic Plan
  • Experience assessing, interpreting, and providing guidance regarding Office of Management and Budget, Department of Justice (DOJ), and other office budget and reporting directives and instructions
  • Expertise in risk analysis to support project managers in identifying project risk, identifying potential impacts of those risks, and crafting risk mitigation strategies.
  • Expert knowledge of earned value management (EVM) guidelines, standards, and requirements including defining EVM data collection and reporting processes and analyzing project data to determine earned value metrics
  • Demonstrated the ability to mentor project staff in applying EVM principles and analyzing project EVM data for accuracy and anomalies
  • Developing work breakdown structures and schedules and integrating the tenets of risk management and EVM into the scheduling    
  • Experience facilitating work sessions and conducting training sessions
  • Conducting business and technical analysis by facilitating working group sessions and engaging working group members in order to understand and document customer stakeholder functional and technical needs
  • Assessing customer current business processes and functions and make recommendations for improved functional services

 

Tools:

  • MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Microsoft Office Visio 2016
  • Microsoft Office Project 2016
  • SharePoint 2016 User
  • ServiceNow
  • BI Tools

 

General Skills

  • Providing Weekly and Monthly Status Reporting
  • Providing meeting support (facilitate meetings, prepare agenda, prepare project briefings, present to the stakeholders, document and distribute meeting minutes, and track actions)
  • Support other PMO tasks as assigned
  • Flexibility is a must, as well as the ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to coordinate multiple work streams, multi-task and work well under tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven experience in building partnerships with business and technical stakeholders as applicable
  • Self-starter with ability to perform and lead work independently.
  • Participate in project planning and schedule development/maintenance activities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including experience in writing materials relevant to organization, project, and task goals and presenting material to senior Government officials

 

Required Qualifications 

 

MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE SECRET CLEARANCE

  • A bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer or Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field or technical discipline is desired.  Proven experience may be considered as an acceptable substitute.
  • Must have 10+ yearsexperience in Federal consulting, which should include business analysis, investment management, and EVM.

A Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or PMI Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-BPA) credentials is highly desirable

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

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