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Project Manager & Delivery Leader

Multiple Cities, Multiple
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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. To lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Location: Littleton, MA OR NC (Raleigh-Durham). Please note we are not able to provide relocation assistance.

Do you thrive at the intersection of transformation and creativity? When you hear that something cant be done, are you relentless in your pursuit to prove otherwise? Does building next-gen solutions for products that reach millions sum up your dream job? If yes, lets talk.

The HR Transformation & Operations team is looking for a Delivery Lead, Technical Products to drive projects end-to-end across a variety of business and technical landscapes. In this role, you'll operate adeptly as a player/coach senior project management professional who leads, runs, contributes to, and is ultimately responsible for delivery process and operations end-to-end.

This is the job for you if:

  • You're hardworking you see that rapid innovation has become a strategic imperative for most companies, not just a subset, and are eager to dive head-first into IBM's transformation journey.
  • You like to experiment from intellectual exploration, physical tinkering, or engagement in new surroundings you continually construct interactive experiences to provoke unorthodox responses to see what insights emerge.
  • Youre curious hungry for knowledge and are always on the lookout for whats new and next.
  • You are an invaluable teammate. You have a global perspective, love building trusted relationships and partnering across teams because "none of us is as smart as all of us."
  • Youre a go-getter. Things happen quickly as we undergo our HR transformation journey so youll need to be pragmatic and agile, assimilating information quickly to turn it into effective action.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Own the creation, tracking and facilitation of key project plans, and management of the broader delivery team.
  • Provide leadership and guidance in support career development of teams members (objective setting, performance management, etc.)
  • Drive usage of common tools, templates, and processes to build consistency across projects.
  • Maintain project documentation portfolio-wide
    including tracking key decisions, change requests, etc..
  • Provide project status updates to both the teams and to IBM executives, crafting the message as necessary for the specific audience needs and desires.
  • Continuously review resource allocation, burn rate, and tech specs to ensure "on-time, on-budget, on-strategy" delivery.
  • Track key delivery dates across multiple, ongoing workstreams in order to view statuses of complex projects on micro and macro scale.

This role requires the ability to work in the U.S. without current or future need for IBM sponsorship.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Minimum of 10 years experience leading the delivery of enterprise-level technical projects
  • At least 2 years experience utilizing agile approaches, value and principles as well as Scrum framework
  • Strong communicator

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Project management certification (e.g., PMP, PMI-ACP, CAPM)
  • Ability to think sometimes outside of the box and to bring solutions to the table
  • Previous experience in a client-facing role

About Business Unit
IBM Corporate Headquarters (CHQ) team represents a variety of functions such as marketing, finance, legal, operations, HR, and more, all working together to solve some of the world's most complex problems, help our clients achieve success and build collaborative work enviroments for IBMers.

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
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

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: 2019-10-27 Expires: 2019-11-26

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