WNA-LTD.com Managing Director, IT Transformation in St. Louis, Missouri
Managing Director, IT Transformation
Immediate opportunity. November 2020 Start. YES?WE ARE HIRING NOW.
Are you a dynamic, highly motivated leader with a history driving technology-enabled transformation in large organizations? Are you an outstanding communicator, presenter, facilitator and organizer, skilled at moving business and technology organizations to accelerate change? Are you an experienced technologist, familiar with innovative, agile approaches to solution design, development and quality assurance? Are you an outstanding program leader, with the capability to clearly define objectives, scope, requirements, and roadmaps, and assemble and align the resources to accelerate business results? Are you looking for your next role on a path to senior executive leadership?
WNA is seeking a Managing Director for IT Transformation to lead and drive a significant, enterprise level technology change initiative in the telecom industry. This WNA leadership position will collaborate with, advise and direct WNA team members, client and partner senior executives and team members, and other vendors to implement customer-focused business and technology transformation. We seek self-driven leaders who have a passion to solve complex problems. Quick learner with willingness to flex into new areas, and have strong relationship building and solution selling skills.
We are looking for our next WNA leader with exceptional communications, comfortable taking initiative, who can provide structure to ambiguity, and can partner with executives, management, business owners and technologists to get work done. As Managing Director, IT Transformation, you will drive all important aspects of a project lifecycle - including scope, requirements, timelines, resource allocation and results.
Success leading large IT Transformation programs and teams in Fortune 500 companies.
Defines strategy, organize, mobilize and work the hands-on details.
Seeks to collaborate and create coalitions, open to feedback. Ability to process a wide range of inputs and deliver quality content on tight timelines with changing priorities.
Outstanding communicator, in verbal, written, presentation and multi-media form. Distills complex technical information into articulate and widely consumable content. Skilled presenter and seller?creates advocates.
Strong facilitation and coordination skills for requirements gathering, design meetings, status reporting and reviews.
Creates and recognizes opportunities. Anticipates potential problems, identifies risks, and plans contingencies.
Turns concepts into reality?solutioning, proof-of-concept, implementation, continuous improvement.
Financial management ? experience with business case and ROI development, agile, quarterly and annual budgeting, forecasting, tracking process, cycles and the funding approval process.
Requirements for Candidate Consideration:
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following characteristics and competencies that define the culture at WNA:
Leadership ? Inspires positive action leading to desired results; Motivates teams, both WNA and client, toward a common goal; Leads by example; Models an economy of effort and achievement; Demonstrates a standard of excellence that creates alignment around business benefits and objectives.
Integrity ? Share principles and values core to WNA, including honesty and teamwork.
Customer Service ? Responds promptly to customer needs; Solicits customer feedback to improve sales and service; Responds to requests for service and assistance; Meets commitments; Manages difficult or emotional customer situations.
Teamwork ? Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
Minimum 5 years of program, project, or product management in E2E SDLC.
8 ? 15+ years of business and technology experience.
Agile-experienced a must. Agile, SAFe, PM training and certifications a plus.
Experience in leading teams, including external groups such as customers and other contractors, involved with information technology engineering and operations.
Knowledge of methodologies, tools, and templates and large, complex IT environments.
Telecom or wireless experience in large carrier environments a plus.
BS/BA degree in CS, Engineering, Business or other related fields required. MBA or advanced degrees in technical fields from top schools a plus.
Location: Atlanta, Georgia; Dallas, Texas; other locations considered. Remote through March 2021
Compensation: $160,000 ? $200,000 / year commensurate with skills and experience. Bonus potential.
Timing / Duration: Immediate Start. Permanent position or multi-year contract, your choice.
WNA is a global Transformation and Technology solutions provider. WNA brings leadership, solutions, acceleration, integration, risk management and business benefits to our clients' largest, most important, and most complex business and technology challenges. We combine exceptional levels of talent, experience and innovation insights with delivery pragmatism and a relentless focus on program and project-level risk identification and mitigation to get programs done and done successfully. WNA is a dynamic environment with excellent opportunities for people who want to join a growing business and provide unsurpassed leadership and client service to some of the top companies in the world. If you have not heard of us yet, you will. WNA.