IT Governance Analyst

Confidential Company  •  Lansing, MI

11 - 15 years experience  •  Government

$190K - $200K
Posted on 08/15/17 by Shabaaz Ahmed
Lansing, MI
11 - 15 years experience
Government
$190K - $200K
Posted on 08/15/17 by Shabaaz Ahmed

Role: IT Governance Analyst 1 

Duration: 12monthscontract

Location: Lansing, MI

Interview Mode: In Person

Short Description:

Works within the Office of the CTO to provide oversight, direction and guidance/consultation for IT projects from project request submission through project close-out/post-implementation review. Provides general support/consultation to the Office of CTO.

Complete Description:

Job Description:

Works within the Office of the CTO to provide oversight, direction and guidance/consultation for IT projects from project request submission through project close-out and post-implementation review.   As a liaison, works with project teams, agency partners, clients, etc. to ensure project are receiving the appropriate level of executive support and direction.  Ensures issues are evaluated and resolved, escalates risk and directs corrective actions in any area where performance falls below objectives.

Ensure projects/programs have adequate executive support and strives to enable the success of the projects/programs. Verifies and validates project status reports and communicates key items to IT leadership. Reviews and contributes to project documentation including project initiation documents such as the project charter, budget, schedule, cost benefit analysis, etc. throughout the project lifecycle until the end of the project including the project closeout report. Recommends approval of documents to the appropriate sponsors and executive oversight committees. Attends project review and steering committee meetings for all projects for which he or she is governance liaison.  Initial consulting focus will be centered on data center migration optimization and hybrid cloud architecture with supporting operational process development Acts in a consulting role, supporting the Office of the CTO.  Attends meetings with or on behalf of the CTO and manages action items and issues logs that require attention.  Takes on small work requests and tasks for the Office of the CTO.  Creates progress dashboards and metrics as part of an overall governance support role.  Recommends process improvements and efficiency steps to overall benefit the department. Assist in the preparation of reports and materials for regularly scheduled project and program portfolio reviews with IT leadership.

Skills:

10 years of experience in the field. Required

Experience as an IT Director or equivalent role Highly desired

Practical experience supporting executive leadership as consultant, chief of staff or equivalent Required

Practical experience as an IT or business consultant Required

Practical experience in Program/Project Management Required

Experience working in large, complex Information Technology organizations Required

Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Business or Equivalent Required                          

Master's DegreeDesired                              

Practical experience in the Public Sector Desired

Not the right job?
Join Ladders to find it.
With a free Ladders account, you can find the best jobs for you and be found by over 20,0000 recruiters.