Oracle Project Manager 4 in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Coordinates all aspects of internal information system-specific projects from initiation to delivery. Projects often involve network, server, or software implementation and upgrades, PC deployment and the like.
Coordinates work performed by IT staff and internal customers/partners by defining project specifications, performing feasibility and needs/impact assessments. Develops detailed project plans and manages all implementation processes including resource allocation, progress tracking, monitoring change control process, testing, documentation, training and on-time delivery within budget constraints.
Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically seven years of project management, product design or related experience needed.
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About the Role:
As a PM, you will apply engineering and program management skills, working in concert with stakeholders across the various Oracle IT Engineering teams, as well as services across Oracle Cloud Infrastructure organization, to fulfill the business and operational objectives of the Oracle IT unit as it migrates to OCI. This role has executive level visibility and interaction, your ability to influence and collaborate across executives and technical teams is key. The role requires a seasoned and mature individual with excellent communication skills and an attention to detail.
Own a portfolio of operational projects aimed at improving services supported by Oracle IT includingplanning, execution, and driving critical Initiatives.
Must concisely and accurately represent the status, issues, plans and roadmap for the team /product at any time.
Engage with Oracle IT stakeholders to perform needs assessments, understand use cases, and document requirements.
Apply project management discipline to develop plans, define scope, document requirements, and manage budget/schedule/resources for a complex group of projects
Independently identify risks, manage corrective action plans when schedule deviations occur, and escalate/communicate project health to senior leadership.
Ensure technical risks associated with a project/program are identified and closed or mitigated to enable quality service.
Partner with other Oracle IT teams and OCI Services to meet and raise the miggration and operational bar with appropriate processes, enhancements, and solutions.
Demonstrate flexibility and resilience in response to changing or ambiguous situations, directing changes through appropriate review and approval mechanisms.
Identify and contribute to improvement opportunities existing operational requirements
Engage with the Oracle IT to OCI migration initiatives to and ensure timely delivery of program objectives.
Other duties as assigned.
5 years of project/program management experience.
Bachelors degree or higher, or equivalent experience relevant to functional area.
Experience with Scrum and other agile practices and methodologies.
Experience with Jira and Confluence.
Successful collaboration skills and tools that focus on earning trust with distributed teams.
Solid organizational skills, attention to detail, and multitasking capabilities.
Outstanding proactive communication skills: written, verbal, presentations.
Demonstrate confidence, synthesize complex elements into a crisp, yet robust story.
Ability to effectively train/teach others new information and processes.
Self-driven, analytical, and results-oriented with proven sound judgment.
Positive influence to lead through frequent ambiguity/uncertainty/change.
Maturity, judgment, negotiation/influence skills, analytical skills, and leadership skills.
Knowledge and application of business process analysis methodologies.
Previous Network Operations, Business Analysis, Systems Administration, Tech support, and/or Software Development experience.
Previous experience working with Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
Previous experience in the area of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) a benefit.
Job: *Information Technology
Title: Project Manager 4
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 20000N0Q