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Project Manager - Complex Projects

Petaling Jaya, Selangor
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Job Description
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is the professional services arm of Global Services; the services include digital technology consulting, systems implementation and integration, application management services and business process outsourcing.

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.

Leads team on a complex small project, medium size project or significant segment of a large project. Works according to plans developed by the project management professional or translates those portions of customer requirements they are responsible for into plans to culminate in customer acceptance of results, or have acceptance in the targeted market, while meeting business objectives.
  • Within sales opportunities, consult to bid teams on project design, sprint/iteration scoping and estimating, team design and reviewing/assuring proposal offers.
  • Within delivery projects, as the accountable resource, implement business and technology solutions to the contracted scope using Agile techniques.
  • Works with multiple teams potentially across multiple projects. Supports and mentors the Product Owners and Iteration Managers to create a healthy backlog.
  • Leads and coaches teams (and the wider organisation) in Agile values, principles, behaviours, practices and frameworks.
  • Deliver projects within the triple constraint boundaries, commercial and contractual obligations.
  • Manage internal and client stakeholders including delivery governance structures and communications.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Demonstrated work experience with on-site off-shore models, with off-shore teams
  • Working and applied knowledge of current Project Management and Agile Project Management methodologies;
  • Ability to develop, drive and follow up on detailed plans and how they should fit a wider project plan perspective
  • 8-10 years of people management skills
  • 10-15 years of complex project management experience
  • At least 6 years experience as a Complex SI Project Management Professional
  • 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 3 years experience in Agile PM Methods
  • At least 2 years experience in experience in managing complex Program Management Financials and Contracting

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • .Deep understanding of Application Management processes, business matters, finance, planning, forecasting and resources in order to manage team staff and business issues.
  • Project Management degree (PMI certification);
  • 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

EO Statement
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.


Posted: 2019-01-10 Expires: 2019-02-10

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