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Business Strategist
Ref No.: 18-01510
Location: Brooklyn, New York
The Client Assistance and Rehousing Enterprise System (CARES) the agency's case and sheltering management system and is used throughout the agency and the Client provider network. The application drives business processes throughout the agency (e.g.: intake case and questionnaire, diversions, shelter assignments, outreach, assessments, service plans, invoicing, claiming, etc.), for all types of services offered by Client (shelter, Outreach, Home-based preventative, permanent housing, etc.). The current version of the application is at the end of life and support.

Tasks & Duties
Design and Execute Project Management and Execution Plans
Develop and manage high-level road maps of project portfolios aligned with overall ITS strategy, business needs and strategies
Partner with appropriate Business stakeholders to facilitate the creation of business cases and value plans
Drive specific deliverables and ensure their conception, delivery, and effective implementation to meet a business need
Partner with appropriate ITS business stakeholders to develop Operational Support plans that ensure service reliability and availability
Perform Management Reporting and Information Dissemination
Provide responsive and clear communications to all stakeholders within ITS, the Business, and Suppliers
Continuously track and execute ITS roadmaps, business plans and forecasts from across the Agency Portfolios
Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions

Required Skills
Minimum 7 Years' Experience with IT Solutions Strategic Planning, Agile Processes and Tools like JIRA and SNOW.
Minimum 7 Years' Experience various software development lifecycle methodologies including a MUST have working knowledge of Agile techniques.
Minimum 7 Years' Experience with JIRA,MS Office, Visio and MS Project;
Minimum 7 Years' Experience with Development and management of high-level road maps of project portfolios aligned with overall strategy and business needs