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Digital Project Senior Manager

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Date: Oct 8, 2021

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 152088 

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 Digital Project Senior Manager to join our team in Plano, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

Daily Responsibilities

  • Responsible for overall project governance & execution. 
  • Exercise Project Management best practices for the project and oversee below project management areas -   
  • Schedule, Integration, Scope, Cost, Human Resources, Risk, Quality, Communications  
  • Program/Project Management specific to Data Warehouse/BI Experience 
  • Works with Client's Business Program Manager / Project Manager / Stakeholders 
  • Create a Project Plan (MPP) and keep track of project issues, status, deliverables, milestones daily 
  • Works with various teams to ensure timely resolution of issues and timely delivery of project deliverables 
  • Monitoring and tracking project progress, and communication across teams involved 
  • Drive large, complex, cross-functional programs from inception through planning, resource acquisition, execution, and lessons learned.  
  • Effectively co-ordinate numerous projects, manage different stakeholders, mitigate challenges and work to achieve the desired outcome.  
  • Oversee all activities associated with the program to ensure goals are achieved. Expand program offerings by identifying new opportunities and enhancing the quality of the existing programs.  
  • Synthese requirements coming from many functions and demonstrating a solid working knowledge of requirements to project stakeholders and sponsors.  
  • Establish project governance processes that enable timely decision-making and issue escalation and resolution.  
  • Drive annual planning processes, including compensation and focal review processes among the team members within the program. Communicate project status, risks, issues, and dependencies to a broad array of business and IT stakeholders across the company.  
  • Establish common processes, tools, and metrics that enable transparent project management and reporting. Develop and implement strategies for the program team, including developing a robust risk mitigation plan.  
  • Work with the HR team to manage staff and resources for programs.  
  • Ensuring industry-wide standards, processes and regulations are upheld. Experience working in Onshore-Offshore model. Keep an eye on the latest trends. 

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Overall 12+ years’ experience in IT industry with more than 8 + years of projects especially related to DW / BI implementation, Data Lakes 
  • 8+ years experience in various PM Methodologies (Waterfall, Iterative, Agile) and managing such teams 
  • 5+ years experience with JIRA or Kanban 
  • 8+ years of Service Delivery and Managing project teams spread across time zones and geographies (Onsite, Onshore, Offshore) 
  • 3+ years of experience and exposure to ETL tools (Informatica, DataStage, AbInitio) and Database technologies (Oracle/DB2/SQL Server/Teradata).  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer sciences
  • Ability to travel with client demands up to 50% of the time

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, written, presentation, and verbal communication ability with senior stakeholders including the ability to negotiate priorities and expectations in order to align engineering/product goals with customer needs.  
  • Strong conceptual thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to work in a multi-platform and multi-application environment.  
  • Ability to cultivate relationships across a variety of contacts, both technical and non-technical, internally, and externally
  • Good knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures.  
  • Proven experience working with interdisciplinary teams to launch a program or project. Having a keen interest in innovative technologies.  
  • Excellent execution and follow-through skills while multi-tasking under pressure, goes above and beyond to deliver against tight deadlines utilizing absolute attention to detail and self-initiated problem-solving.  
  • PMP certification is a plus 

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. To learn more, please visit https://us.nttdata.com/en/about-us/content/diversity-and-inclusion. Furthermore, NTT DATA Services will make accommodations for eligible applicants on a case-by-case basis. Please email EEOOfficer@nttdata.com for assistance.


Nearest Major Market: Plano
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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