Principal Project manager / Strategic PM - Lexington, Massachusetts, United States, 02420

Location Newton Waltham, MA area Title Principal Project Manager - Strategy Experience handling 100+ million dollar budgets projects Job Purpose The position will facilitate alignment of Projects with client Business units by refining managing multi-year roadmaps providing new systems and capabilities within agreed-upon quality, cost and timing measures. Key Aspects 1. Strategic Planning Work with Director US IT Strategy to create and maintain multi-year Strategic Business Pan. Support Demand Management by managing portfolio prioritization working closely with Business, BP Leads PPM. 2. Special Projects Work with Director US IT Strategy, Business Partners and delivery center leads to incubate special projects initiated by US CIO. These projects include initiatives like Application Lifecycle Management and Opex efficiency initiatives. Knowledge and Experience Required This role requires the ability to work seamlessly across all Business and IT teams, to influence and manage indirectly up and down the organization with strong collaboration skills. A comprehensive working knowledge various IT teams, functions and people is critical to success in this role. This role also requires familiarity with USIIT projects with a context of their use by Business partners and requires experience in tracking performance (spends and benefits) across project portfolios. The ability to align detail and small activities to bigger goals and objectives, as well as the ability to identify process, tool and capability changes necessary from the end state in mind, down to the working activities will help the person in this role succeed. Skills - Leadership - Relationship Management - Delivery - Project Oversight and Decision making - People Management and Development Qualifications Required Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Technology MBA or Master s Degree preferred 5+ years of experience in application Demonstrated ability of working with teams from large technology strategy consulting firms Demonstrated skills in managing project portfolios Demonstrated consulting skills, with change management concepts and strategies, including communication and performance measurement system design Demonstrated ability to influence internal and external stakeholders