Sr Project Manager - Cloud Foundation at TransUnion
What We'll BringOur quest to modernizing the way we do technology is not slowing down anytime soon. We continue to make big strides in our agile atmosphere to bring the latest in products and solutions within the cloud infrastructure. Our cloud teams have the potential to shape the future by solving thought-provoking problems and using transformational technology to further enhance our capabilities in this data-driven world. Helping our clients build trust begins with a strong team of innovators ready to pave the way with strategy and optimization in mind. You’ll have the chance to thrive in a culture of ownership and delivery as these efforts continue to expand. As technology evolves, our advantage in having an ecosystem of innovation and modernization creates an unmatchable environment. These advantages can enable you to be at the center of groundbreaking discoveries.
What You'll BringA Bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of experience leading complex, technical infrastructure projects in a matrixed environment, relevant functional experience, or a combination of education and experience.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong meeting facilitation, organization and presentation skillsOutstanding interpersonal and influencing skills.
Proven experience of effective cross team collaboration and quality documentation
Knowledge of working in an agile project development lifecycle and knowledge of agile/scrum methodologies coupled with previous experience working in an agile environment
Proficiency with Microsoft (MS) office, including strong MS excel macro and MS PowerPoint skillsExperience with project management tools (e.g. Rally, Confluence, Clarity).
Proven ability to collaborate and guide technical teams
Strong decision-making and problem solving skills.
A strategic outlook coupled with the ability to work on multiple concurrent projects
We’d Love to See:
Experience with Cloud Technology transformation projects.
PMP, Agile and SAFe certification is a plus.
Impact You'll MakeDefine and develop the overall scope and activities with team members. Estimate effort, resource requirements, and completion dates.
Create project schedules and secures required resources and resolves conflicts. In a matrixed organization, coordinate and support the activities of project sponsors, business and technical resources, external partners, and external service providers to achieve project goals on time and on budget.
Utilize and contribute to various project management-related tools, including project planning and scheduling tools, scope prioritization and management tools.
Contribute to TransUnion’s Technology Transformation program by supporting the Project Management office from a financial, resourcing, communication perspective
Contribute to the flow of communication within the cross-functional teams
Develop and maintain management dashboards and reports to capture progress
Prepare executive reports and presentations
Leverage project management methodologies and techniques, particularly agile methodologies.
Provide strong leadership, the ability to work and communicate with executive management, and the ability to manage multiple, independents cross-functional projects and milestones simultaneously or as one cohesive program.
Leverage your excellent planning, communication, negotiating, and collaboration skills.
Identify and manage project issues and risks and work to close or mitigate as appropriate
Manage finance CapEx and OpEx to keep the project budget and spending on track