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IT Program Manager 3
Ref No.: 18-00127
Location: San Ramon, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/12/2018
Master Data Management Program Manager Job Description

Our Client is seeking a strong IT Program Manager to join the Business Intelligence & Data Management (BIDM) Project Management Office in San Ramon, CA. This position will entail organizing and leading multiple IT PMs/projects as part of an enterprise Master Data Management (MDM) program in the Enterprise Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence technology domain.

Critical Skills & Experience:
  • PMP-certified Program Manager with >10 years of experience managing complex technology programs and projects
  • 3+ years project delivery experience managing large or complex Master Data Management (MDM) projects as a Program or Project Manager
  • Skills and knowledge acquired through participation in the delivery of data management/integration initiatives in each of the following areas:
    • Program Governance and Communication
    • Requirements Gathering
    • Systems Analysis/Design
    • ETL Development
    • Quality Assurance/Testing
    • Systems Integration
    • Change Management
    • Configuration Management
    • Release Management
  • Working or basic knowledge of Informatica Master Data Management or similar technologies
  • Demonstrable acumen with all Project Management Body of Knowledge Areas
  • Functional understanding of Enterprise Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence
  • Strong knowledge of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in a "waterfall” project execution environment coupled with the ability to adapt to a Waterfall/Agile hybrid approach
  • Clear, concise and timely communication skills, with proven ability to summarize information at audience-appropriate amount of detail
  • Experience managing project budgets up to $5M from Concept/Initiation through Closure
  • Expert-level skills with Microsoft Project & the Office application suite
  • Thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Through personal example, leadership, and the application of world class program/project management methodology, motivate project teams of data management professionals to produce the highest quality deliverables on time and on budget
  • Interface with business and IT executives, senior management to communicate project plan, deliverables status, set and manage expectations
  • Produce and manage implementation plans defining scope of project, resource assignments, and timelines
  • Conduct regular status review meetings, and report project progress to senior leadership and project stakeholders
  • Drive for on-time delivery of all aspects of project
  • Consistently evaluate and improve the project implementation plan
  • Ability to think logically, communicate clearly, and be well organized
  • Creative problem solver, with proven ability to make progress in ambiguous situations

- Bachelor's Degree required
- Master's/Advanced Degree preferred