You'lleffectively measure the utility of your services in terms of business value.Also, measure and understand the impact of any deficiencies in the service interms of business outcomes and ensure that such deficiencies are addressedimmediately.
This position reports directly to the Transmission Asset Management Manager and will be responsible for the short term and long term planning of National Grid's Operational Telecommunications Networks and Systems. Scoping of cost effective, secure, scalable, & reliable telecommunications solutions in conformance with National Grid's telecom policies, processes, procedures, standards, and guidelines as well as telecom network architecture & strategy.
The Salesforce Test Engineer will work with the projectteam to analyze project/product requirements and testing needs in order tocreate and execute a comprehensive test strategy including both functional andtechnical/system-level testing. The candidate must have a working knowledge ofsoftware engineering concepts such as software development standards, qualityassurance standards, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
The Portfolio Lead TestManager will be Test Manager for several projects in the portfolio, but is alsoresponsible for quality and testing for all projects within the DataCenter, Platform and Cloud portfolio(s) and is the single point of contact forthe ProgramDelivery Manager of the portfolio for all aspects oftesting.
The Portfolio Lead TestManager will be Test Manager for several projects in the portfolio, but is alsoresponsible for quality and testing for all projects within the Connectivity portfolio and is the single point of contact forthe Program Delivery Manager of the portfolio for all aspects oftesting.
This role will report intothe VP IS Strategy, Innovation and Program Assurance, and will require frequentcollaboration with the IS Leadership Team (ISLT, comprised of the CIO and CIO'sdirect reports) as well as key leaders across Global IS and PMO leaders acrossNational Grid.
Own the delivery of a portfolio of strategic sourcing events within allocated Indirects Category area, working with stakeholders to plan and prioritise workload and challenge demand, identifying best sourcing strategies and delivering events from market engagement through to award. Leverage resources from the pool buyers.
Assemble cross functional project team to establish development and design requirements, milestones and affordability ceilings while driving adherence of the frameworks, policies, procedures, controls and reporting necessary to drive an efficient and effective approach to project development that optimizes the success of complex capital project delivery.
Provide comprehensive project management for multiple NWA projects including but not limited to managing the following tasks: multi-functional team coordination, opportunity screening, Request for Proposal (RFP) development, benefit/cost analysis, vendor selection, schedule and budget oversight, management of contractors, data management/data transfer process, issue resolution, reporting and closeout of project upon completion.
Direct and monitor all activities for highly complex programs from initiation to delivery inclusive of strategy and planning, vendor systems procurement, architecture and design, systems development and integration, vendor management, testing, and acceptance.
Perform Project Management functions to ensure the successful completion of large-scale capital construction projects, which will allow for the safe and reliable delivery of natural gas to existing and future customers. Such projects include: transmission pipelines, distribution main, public works, peak-shaving facilities, regulator/take stations, bridge/railroad/water crossings, and other special capital projects.