Oracle Project Manager 3 in Bedford, Massachusetts
Coordinates all aspects of internal information system-specific projects from initiation to delivery. Projects often involve network, server, or software implementation and upgrades, PC deployment and the like.
Coordinates work performed by IT staff and internal customers/partners by defining project specifications, performing feasibility and needs/impact assessments. Develops detailed project plans and manages all implementation processes including resource allocation, progress tracking, monitoring change control process, testing, documentation, training and on-time delivery within budget constraints.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically 5 years of project management, product design or related experience needed.
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
_RetailGlobal Business Unit Customer Management Office Project Manager_
TheOracle Retail Customer Management Office (CMO) is focused on providing guidanceto our Oracle Retail customers throughout their relationship and partnershipwith our organization, and then providing visibility of our customers' needsback into Oracle. The core competenciesof the group focus on cloud service customer engagements, escalation management,and customer communities with an objective to enable our customers to remainsuccessful and realize the full value of their investment with Oracle.
Theobjective of the CMO Project Manager is to deliver strategic cloud solutions ina timely, scalable, predictable, secure manner decreasing cost and increasingflexibility to capitalize on new opportunities and hit aggressive businessrevenue targets.
JoinOracle Retail as a CMO Project Manager to leverage technology and value addedprocesses and tools to provide project portfolio management, resourcemanagement, best practices and process, analysis and reporting, and knowledgesharing.
Coordinateswork performed by IT staff and internal customers/partners related to cloudservice environment provisioning, upgrading, migrating, and eventuallydecommissioning of old environments. Defines project specifications, develops andupdates project plans, tracks progress to mitigate risks that could impact an on-timedelivery. Projects often involve network, server, database, and applicationbuild phases.
Workis non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advancedtechnical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributorindividually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others.BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typicallyseven years of project management, product design or related experience needed.
Plan and deliver cloudservice projects consistently on-time and on-budget
Provide projectleadership through all phases of the project lifecycle
Effectively manageproject scope, timelines, budgets and customer expectations
Determine resourceneeds and communicate requests for personnel
Anticipate andproactively remediate project issues internally and with customers
Act as a point ofescalation for internal stakeholders related to your project when there are criticalissues impacting project delivery
Partner with CloudOperations to ensure successful transition from delivery to day-to-day operations
Strive toconsistently improve customer satisfaction, delivery times and service levelswhile reducing costs
Prepares internalstatus reports for Oracle management outlining key metrics
Contribute to anenvironment that is geared to innovation, high productivity, high quality andcustomer service
Bachelor s degree ina business or computer related field 3 years related experience in abest-in-class project management organization
Successfullycompleted multiple infrastructure and managed application deliveries
Must have a broad,strong technical knowledge which encompasses data center technologies includinghardware & design, LAN/WAN networking, database, platform and application
Skills in high-levelrelationship building are important. The candidate needs to be able to interactwith individuals from all levels of an organization from engineers toexecutives to deliver results within a matrix business environment
Comfortablediscussing technical concepts with business people and business concepts withtechnical people able to express complex concepts in plain language to reachbroader audiences
Strong communicatorand comfortable presenting both in public and online formats to business andtechnical executives
Strong leadershipcapabilities and strong interpersonal skills required
Ability to learnquickly and adjust to changing priorities while maintaining a positive, can-doattitude
ITIL and/or ProjectManagement Professional (PMP) Certification is a plus
Related experiencefrom consulting services, product support, SaaS and cloud based environmentmanagement, data center environment management, or product development ispreferred
Previous experiencewith Oracle Retail applications and/or Software-as-a-Service solutions ispreferred
A good understandingof an implementation cycle is preferred
Strong verbal andwritten language skills will be well-utilized in this role, and efficientdecision-making ability is essential
Occasional travelmay be needed (less than 5%)
Primary worklocation is flexible within the U.S. based in an Oracle or home office.Preference towards city locations near where Oracle Retail has offices: Atlanta GA, Austin TX, Boston MA, Cleveland OH, Columbia MD, Minneapolis MN.
/Oracle is an EqualEmployment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protectedveterans status or any other characteristic protected by law./
/As part of Oracle s employment process candidates will be required tocomplete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. Thiswill involve identity and employment verification, professional references, educationverification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable)./
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Job: *Information Technology
Title: Project Manager 3
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 180018SD