17 days old

Network Infrastructure Project Manager

Durham, NC 27709
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At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities
For network services performed under contract with a 3rd party vendor, create and operate an oversight/governance system which tracks the 3rd partys delivery of services, which creates key performance metrics of the 3rd partys performance, which manages changes to the contract and relationship, which manages contract non-perform escalations, which provides status to executives and other on the 3rd partys performance and contracted delivery. For some aspects of the vendor oversight/governance, drive an enterprise IT transformation effort by creating a project plan, acceptable to executives, reflective of technical practicalities, and measurable in its execution. Drive delivery organizations in IBM and in the 3rd party to accomplish the transition actions, with prudent escalation to executives, negotiation among the teams, and identification and resolution of issues. Provide periodic reporting on all aspects of the 3rd party relationship, at both technical and managerial levels.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 4+ years of program management of large-scale, complex IT transformations, including the creation of detailed plans and tracking methods.
  • PM certification.
  • Knowledge of network technologies and their application and operation, such as switching, routing, WANs, Firewalls, wifi, radius, DHCP, DNS, proxy systems.
  • Experience in creating oversight methods for complex projects.
  • Experience in providing executive status briefing.
  • Experience in detailed tracking of activities and creating methods of identifying when the activities are not executed as planned.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Certification in Networking
  • Certification in IT Security, i.e., CISSP

About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBMs financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2020-01-03 Expires: 2020-02-03

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