Program Manager

Infoblox   •  

Tacoma, WA

Industry: Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 28 days ago

Responsibilities:

  • Guide cross-functional teams through complex business transformation programs
  • Direct and assign responsibilities to cross-functional teams and implementation partners’ personnel through the business transformation
  • Validate the translation of business requirements into technical solutions
  • Gain a firm understanding of cloud-based solutions (including, but not limited to Salesforce.com) to drive adjustments from best practice guidelines
  • Guide creation and execution of project work plans and revise as appropriate
  • Facilitate core team meetings effectively, including workshops, status meetings with the project team (cross-functional stakeholders, implementation vendors and management team) and executive steering committee meetings
  • Review deliverables, perform engagement reviews and enforce quality assurance procedures
  • Enforce strategic and methodological execution of program deliverables and drive outcomes
  • Review vendor and implementation partner proposals and statements of work and recommend scope, approach and staffing adjustments
  • Manage development of Business Applications program with IT/process improvements with cross-functional teams, etc.
  • Develop relationships with and guide senior executives within Infoblox and the Vista consulting and operating teams

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience including work as a program/project manager
  • Prior experience managing complex packaged/hosted/SaaS software implementation projects. Experience with cloud-based solutions such as Salesforce.com is preferred
  • Experience implementing an ERP system
  • Experience implementing (or an active member of the implementation team) SFDC OR Oracle (ERP) is required
  • Familiarity with Sales, Lead to Cash, Procure to Pay, Manufacturing Ops, Support and Professional Services business processes
  • Strong technical background and knowledge
  • Very strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills
  • Proven track record of project delivery, interacting with all levels of management

Education:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Information Technology/Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Accounting, Finance and other technical or business degrees will be considered
  • MS/MBA or advanced degreepreferred