Full Job Description
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!
Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM is looking for a Program Manager to provide overall authority and responsibility for the Contractor contract management and execution for Implementation and Operations & Maintenance. The Program will have responsibility and accountability in managing the client relationship, the financials and all aspects of managing the program. Duties will include:
Managing large scale technical implementation projects.
Developing integrated project plans, business cases, inclusive of the development and quantification of courses of action, evaluation criteria, scoring methods, lifecycle cost analysis, and performance of Analysis of Alternatives.
Developing risk plans, mitigation strategies, stakeholder registers, project schedules, and for large projects or programs.
Leading large teams that include a mix of different vendors, with both direct and in-direct reports.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification.
ITIL -or- Certified SCRUM Master (CSM) Certification.
15+ years of managing large-scale application development projects.
Knowledge of and ability to organize the team to perform Agile Analytics for system implementation proven by professional federal experience.
10+ years of experience in developing integrated project plans, business cases, inclusive of the development and quantification of courses of action, evaluation criteria, scoring methods, lifecycle cost analysis, and performance of Analysis of Alternatives.
6+ years of experience with developing risk plans, mitigation strategies, stakeholder registers, project schedules, and for large projects or programs.
6+ years of experience leading large teams that include a mix of different vendors, with both direct and in-direct reports.
Deep knowledge of Federal contracting.
Ability to track multiple component projects and requirements.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
5+ years of Human Resources/ Talent Development experience.
5+ years of industry knowledge of Department of Homeland Security.
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
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Being You @ IBM
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