Teradata Lead Technical Program Manager in San Diego, California
Lead Technical Program ManagerThe Lead Technical Program Manager plans, schedules, monitors and directs complex Teradata programs to implement a solution meeting agreed customer requirements and expected Teradata business results. The Program Manager may manage a collection of multiple projects, each of which may have Project Managers assigned, or directly manage multiple large and complex project or strategic program solutions. The Program Manager is able to lead projects to implement end to end Cloud solutions and to guide the implementation team toward the delivery of the solution on time, within budget and in accordance with the client’s requirements. The Program Manager is a senior level position and manages programs for business-critical products.
Key Areas of Responsibility:• Lead the scoping, planning, and implementation of Teradata IntelliCloud programs. Responsible for program development and risk assessment, including but not limited to defining goals and objectives, identifying program requirements, resource requirements, program budget, program risks and the translation of business requirements into specific deliverables.• Lead Teradata IntelliCloud implementation projects of moderate to high complexity, or a collection of multiple smaller projects.• Ensure projects are completed on-time, within budget, and within expectations for quality and functionality.• Manage day-to-day relationship with stakeholders and resolution of all issues.• Maintains and communicates project status to all stakeholders in reports and meetings.• Manage a small team of Project Managers.• Manages complex program administration. Maintains project plans and related documents. Coaches and manages sub-project managers in their project administration.• Coordinate quality assurance audits with senior program managers, PMOs, and other members of the team.
Basic Skills & Qualifications:B.S. degree in Business or Technical discipline required (or equivalent experience)10 years of large IT project management experienceStrong background in technologyStrong understanding and experience using Agile MethodologyAbility to create decks and presentations; take data and build a storyStructured and well defined processes
Preferred Skills:Cloud and Big Data implementation experience, plus industry-specific knowledgeExperience at working effectively in highly challenging environmentsExperience working with clients at all levels, including C-level managementExperience managing complex, technology projects including software development and systems integrationStrong negotiation skillsNatural curiosityProject Management Professional (PMP) Certification
*Our total compensation approach includes a competitive base salary, 401(k), strong work/family programs, and medical, dental and disability coverage.
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