IBM Complex Project Manager, System Integration/Transformation 6 Month FTH in WEST PERTH, Argentina

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Complex Project Manager, System Integration/Transformation 6 Month Fixed Term Contract - Perth Based

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The Complex Project Manager is responsible for successful delivery of IBM's largest and most complex System Integration and Migration / Modernization client commitments. Individuals within this specialty and skill set manage client engagements, ensuring delivery of solutions for complex IT, business and client requirements. This specialty is responsible for leading a project team in delivering a solution to the client with overall performance responsibility for managing scope, cost, schedule, and contractual deliverables, which includes applying techniques for planning, tracking, change control, and risk management. They are responsible for managing all project resources, including Global Delivery resources, vendors and subcontractors, and for establishing an effective communication plan with the project team and the client. They provide day to day direction to the project team and regular project status to the client.

Minimum requirements for successful candidates would include:

Leadership: Demonstrate passion for the business, client insight, breakthrough thinking, drive to achieve, team leadership, teamwork, decisiveness, building organizational capabilities, developing talent, and personal dedication

Project / Business Leadership: Successfully managed large multidisciplinary teams: $3M to $5M in size, 20,000 hours (3,000 hours), 100+ people. Must be a recognized positive influence among teammates and have a proven ability to lead others. The successful candidate will have demonstrated +8 years’ experience managing Complex System Integration implementations involving working with distributed Agile delivery teams over multiple geographies

Industry Experience: The candidate needs to have verified experience of over 8+ years working in the relevant Industry, Energy and Power clients, having experience in Distribution Quotation Management and Asset Management Planning and Operations, managing complex integrations between Tier 1 platforms.

Demonstrate master level in project planning, tracking and reporting; deliverables reflect high quality standards and drive high client satisfaction; ability to consistently meet gross profit targets; ability to manage high risk environments; and ability to manage cross business unit / highly complex programs.

This specialty requires an extraordinary team leader, an astute business person, exhibit exceptional business insight, with executive/boardroom presence and outstanding judgment.

Compensation package starts at $98,770 (full-time equivalent) and will be determined based on successful candidates relevant skills and experience.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 10 years experience as a Complex SI Project Management Professional

  • At least 10 years experience in executing large complex technical projects

  • At least 5 years experience in managing custom application development projects

  • At least 5 years experience in managing multi-vendor and complex systems integration projects, working in a distributed team environment, managing offshore teams with demonstrable outcome

  • At least 5 years experience in Integrated Program Work Reporting using IPWC

  • At least 3 years experience in Agile PM Methods

  • At least 2 years experience in Knowledge in field services area of a energy distribution and transmission business

  • At least 2 years experience in managing delivery of field services solution specifically mDrover.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • At least 5 years experience running a PMO

  • At least 1 year experience with Cloud Migration Services

  • At least 1 year experience with Application Modernization

  • At least 1 year experience with Hybrid Cloud Service Management

  • At least 1 year experience managing integrated test and QA projects

  • Experience with COTS, commercial of the shelf or packaged software deployments nice to have