This candidate will manage the lifecycle of Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) software used within Allison's Business Planning community. This includes acquisition and maintenance, deployments and upgrades, problem management.
This candidate will also be responsible for managing implementation of changes to the Business Planning and Portfolio Management custom applications from definition, design, development, testing and deployment. This position must manage technical resources to execute changes and work closely with other IT staff members and business process owners to deliver functional changes while maintaining high system availability.
This position will ensure that projects deliver a maintainable application, documentation, test plans, etc. prior to transition to Business community.
Support SAP and other open-technology framework that delivers up-to-date data required by enterprise processes for program management, product life cycle management and engineering related functions.
Conducts project management assessments
Exhibits strong leadership skills and can lead project teams
Manages the integration of project management within an organization resulting in culture change
Develops strong relationships between IT and business team
Identifies new business opportunities
Proficient written and oral communication skills
- 2+ years experience in IT application support utilizing ITIL processes.
- Extensive experience working with multiple IT vendors in an outsourced environment.
- Exceptional interaction skills in differing environments with business, functional and technical personnel.
- Proven track record of successful management of multiple custom written applications and Commercial Off The Self software solutions.
Knowledgeable of Cost-Integrated scheduling and can perform Earned Value Analysis
Identifies and recommends project management tools
Identifies risk, provides analysis and contingency planning
Minimal of 2 years Project Management experience
Minimal of 2 years Business/Industry Knowledge
Minimal of 3 years experience Systems Application Management
Minimal of 1 years experience in Engineering related Applications
US Citizenship or Permanent Resident
- ITIL Certification
- Product Engineering experience