Teradata Program Manager - telco area in Warsaw, Poland
Program Manager - telco area
world's leading analytic data solutions company which focuses on integrated
data warehousing, big data analytics and
business applications, are looking to recruit a Program Manager.
will take overall responsibility for delivering an Enterprise Data Warehouse
solution to a Teradata customer, organizing and managing a delivery team of
20-40 people with participation from both Teradata and the customer.
An Enterprise Data
Warehouse delivery program will typically span a minimum of 2-3 years
initially, and will generally enable further business improvement opportunities
through continued incremental expansion of the capabilities of the enterprise
A delivery program will include
multiple parallel projects and sub-projects.
The Program Manager will lead a project management team and plan,
direct, and monitor the portfolio of projects to ensure successful delivery of
the enterprise data warehouse and ensure that key stakeholders are kept updated
on developments and progress.
YOU WILL BERESPONSIBLE FOR:
Driving translation ofbusiness requirements into delivery project proposals; preparing projectcontracts (work agreements / statement of work); securing pre-contract Teradatamanagement review and approval; and supporting contract negotiations.
Identifying new businessopportunities, clarifying requirements, projects goals, objectives, scoping,activity planning, staff planning, estimation, risk assessment, projectbudgeting, etc.
Planning, implementingand controlling complex data warehouse solution projects, using Teradata'sadvocated methodologies (Teradata Solutions Methodology; Teradata ProjectManagement)
Managing staffing plans,organizing account and project teams and supervising team member performanceincluding employees, contractors, offshore teams and sub-project managers.Supporting and motivating the project team throughout the project
Employing programmanagement methodologies for tracking and reporting on portfolio ofprojects / contracts, and maintaining andcommunicating project status and progress to stakeholders on a regular basis
Managing of customerexpectations in line with contracts
Establishing qualityassurance procedures and securing timely customer acceptance of deliverables
Play key role in projectinitiation stage to make sure expectations are maanged
Oversee Project Managersin managing the project budgets and schedules to achieve the defined financialobjectives
Personally drive onemajor program / initiative of key priority for customer
Providing regular statusupdates to Teradata PS & Sales Management on progress and on any newopportunities that might develop.
Contributing to accountplanning and development as a member of the Teradata’s account team for thecustomer, and supporting opportunity identification and customer relationshipbuilding.
- Flexible to work in anoffice and to travel across Poland when required
+ The ideal candidate is an experiencedsenior level program manager with the maturity and seniority to handle largeand complex projects and customer relationships.
- The candidate must have shown the ability to work in a globalcompany and competitive environment (e.g. consulting or vendor firms).
Professional experience & skills:
Extensive experience with Telco / Communications sector preferablyin software applications around BSS
Experience in BI related technologies and solutions
Proven experience in understanding themechanisms of Programme Management, Communication, IT Strategy and Strategicpartner management in an international company. Experience working with allorganizational levels including C-level.
Proven leadership skills , verifiable people management skills (managing some 20 project teammembers).
Professional background as Programmanager or Project manager including proven organization and planning skills, analyzingand consulting skills, project management methodology, managing complex ITprojects, preferably in the Data Warehouse / BI space and with contractual andbudgetary responsibility.
Project Management “toolbox” experiencewith strong skills, methodologies, methods, and advanced usage of tools
Have the necessary computer skills topublish professionally laid out documents and utilize existing projectmanagement and communication tools.
Business level English . Teradata’s company language is English and most internal communicationis in English.
B.Sc. or preferably a M.Sc. leveldegree.
Evidence of formal project managementeducation/certification is required, e.g. PMP Certification.
Strong communication and presentationskills.Ability to communicate easilywith staff at all levels including senior and middle management. An activelistener with a good understanding of the importance of communicating to andwith stakeholders, colleagues and employees.
Enthusiasm, drive, self-motivation andinitiative.
Ability to influence,motivate and manage a project team throughcoaching and consensus,and with apositive management style.
A proactive, positive and flexibleattitude and the ability to work independently with minimum managementsupervision.
Ability to manage more than one projectat a time and multi-task accordingly.
Ability to adjust to multiple demands,shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change.
Socially orientated with a good teamspirit and capable of building relationships.
Private medical care
Employee Stock Purchase Program
The chance to develop your personalskills and make professional experience in a fast growing company
Working for the market leader in aninternational environment
Primary Location: Europe, Middle East & Africa-Poland-Warsaw
Organization: EMEA Sales & Services
Req ID: 173238