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Enterprise Portfolio Manager

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Date: Aug 8, 2019

Location: Madison, WI, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 50394 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Enterprise Portfolio Manager to join our team in Madison, Wisconsin (US-WI), United States (US).



Job Description

The Enterprise Portfolio Manager is responsible for establishing, directing and ensuring strategy and performance of all projects/initiatives assigned to the Portfolio. Ensures the projects stay aligned to achieve the strategic plan, facilitates governance, decision-making and benefits achievement. Directs the strategy, governance, resourcing, performance, communication and risk management processes of the EPMO and Portfolio.



Duties include:

  • Govern the pipeline, roadmap, resource management, finance, and the processes/standards for all programs and projects across the portfolio
  • Formulate and implement best practices across teams and offerings
  • Provide consultation on complex projects
  • Ensure that entire project lifecycle delivery and portfolio management is carried out in accordance with agreed standards
  • Ensure appropriate governance is in place for all projects so that accountabilities and responsibilities are clear
  • Actively engage with stakeholders, ensuring appropriate governance is in place
  • Be adept and sensitive in interpretation and resolution of contractual issues
  • Help set strategic priorities within financial / technology strategy constraints
  • Model professional project delivery performance and behaviors ensuring that team is meeting/exceeding stakeholders’ expectations
  • Duties as required by State RFP and proposal as assigned.



Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of experience
  • 5+ years of demonstrated EPMO portfolio management experience directing large complex portfolios of projects
  • 5+ years of managing EPMO in the Health and Human Services Industry
  • Mandatory Project Management Certification (PMP)



Preferred Qualifications: (Soft Skills, nice to have skills)

  • Preference given for Portfolio Management Certification (PfMP)
  • Organizational experience establishing a PMO and training project managers
  • Experience working directly with State CIO
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent leadership qualities
  • Expert level Project Management skills and qualifications





  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience



Travel: 50% onsite to Madison WI




This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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