Now Create, Principal Methods SME at ServiceNow
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As a Now Create Senior Methodology SME, you will be the leading expert to define, understand, develop and communicate the Now Create Methodologies. You will actively manage the maintenance of the current methodologies and lead the creation of new methodologies based on industry proven leading practices. You will provide expert insight, industry knowledge and experience to drive and lead a cross functional team on the creation of new methodologies. This will include creation and updates to assets and process activities, revising and updating methodologies as new requirements are defined and identifying improvement opportunities of current methodologies. You will lead and manage the implementation of new methodologies through a structured Project Management approach and manage field resources, schedules, issues, risks and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project delivery. You will work with the Now Create Product Owner, Customers, Partners and Internal teams to capture and recommend product improvements through the Demand Management Process. You will provide insight to drive adoption of Now Create through metrics, feedback and collaboration with the ecosystem. You will be responsible to lead all OCM related activities to communicate and enable the ecosystem on changes and new methodologies.
This role requires in-depth knowledge and experience implementing ServiceNow projects in order to understand and develop the implementation methodologies. The individual must have excellent communication, presentation and writing skills, proven practice with project management principals, strong leadership, and attention to detail. This role must have the ability to view all activities from an ecosystem lens to drive results, proven experience with cross functional collaboration and demonstrated effective impact / influence. The successful candidate is someone who is passionate about delivering value and someone who is uncompromising in delivery of high-quality results. This role requires a critical thinker with strong problem-solving skills, someone who embraces new challenges, is innovative and is a great team player. We like to have fun while we work, this person should too.
For this role, you will be accountable to:
- Provide expert knowledge, insight and understanding of the Now Create methodologies and platform across the ecosystem and ServiceNow
- Create, review and document methodology processes and drive the creation of the identified assets to support each methodology
- Identify and define Now Create platform requirements to support the methodology creation and ongoing maintenance
- Oversee and work collaboratively with the development team to ensure the technical solution meets the defined requirements
- Identify technical and process gaps for improvements to existing methodologies and supporting assets
- Document supporting processes and disseminate information to all relevant stakeholders
- Work with COE Leadership to identify new methodologies and manage the new methodology creation through project management principles
- Lead, drive and project manage methodology, process improvement initiatives that are focused on providing value to the ecosystem, to ensure each initiative is delivered to meet the intended business objectives
- Provide status reporting regarding project deliverables, dependencies, risks and issues
- Work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment demonstrating teamwork, innovation and excellence
- Recognize and articulate opportunities for efficiency and effectiveness within your day to day activities
- Drive operational readiness and lead OCM activities for the launch of new methodologies and process improvements through enablement, awareness presentations and communications
- Participate in establishing practices, templates, policies, tools to expand and mature Now Create delivery approaches and methods.
- Drive adoption, awareness and enablement of Now Create throughout the ecosystem
- Develop and manage CSI plans in collaboration with partners, customers and ServiceNow to continuously drive value of the Now Create Platform and evolve our delivery practices.
In order to be successful in this role, we need someone who has:
- Demonstrable credentials as a leading Subject Matter Expert in delivery methods
- Exceptional communication skills (verbal, written, and presentation)
- Advanced knowledge of ServiceNow business operations and project management
- Proven skills and experience in design thinking and methods design
- Certified in Design Thinking and Scaled Agile Framework 5.0
- Demonstrated experience delivering results in an ambiguous and changing environment, the ability to work independently and be a self-starter
- Facilitation skills in leading meetings with Leadership and diving business outcomes
- Exceptional ability to collaborate, openly communicates, present effectively across disciplines and groups, with partners and customers
- Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in Business Management, or related field.
- Proven ability to successfully resource, drive and deliver projects on time, on budget and with quality.
- Strong customer focus, systems analysis and analytical problem-solving skills.
- Sound judgment and decision-making skills, ability to juggle multiple competing priorities, and ability to work under deadline pressure.
- Experience leading, motivating and managing various team sizes, including internal (onsite and remote) resources and external resources, while holding team accountable for performance.
- Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
- Flexible with proven ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
- Technically competent with various software programs, including but not limited to ServiceNow, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio), Miro and Lucid Charts
- Meticulous attention to detail and a passion for driving execution at a detail level when necessary while maintaining the ability to see the big picture.
- Worked extensively in a global business model.
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