Sr. IT Cloud Program Manager

Donnelley Financial Solutions (NYSE: DFIN) provides software and services that enable clients to communicate with confidence in a complex regulatory environment. With 3,500 employees in 61 locations across 18 countries, we provide thousands of clients globally with innovative tools for content creation, management and distribution, as well as data analytics and multi-lingual translations services. Leveraging advanced technology, deep-domain expertise and 24/7 support, we deliver cost-effective solutions to meet the evolving needs of our clients.

Description

The Cloud Migration Sr. Program Manager has the overall responsibility of executing a cloud migration strategy solution. The Cloud Migration Program Manager works closely with IT Product Mangers, cloud solution architects and cloud engineers in translating IT strategic goals, roadmaps, and business requirements into future state architectures designed to leverage the cutting-edge functionality delivered through commercial and private cloud service providers. The Cloud Migration Program Manager will understand the adoption challenges in migrating on premise infrastructure and application portfolios and will be able to bridge the gaps during the migration strategy design process. He/she will be able to direct technical resources, and will have experience using project management tools (e.g., MS Project, MS Visio), templates and processes to manage the delivery of cloud migration program/projects.

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.

Responsibilities

Must be able to demonstrate broad experience in both program management and application migration initiatives. The successful candidate will be an exceptionally strong communicator both written and verbally, and will lead multi-discipline, highly technical staff and technical project initiatives. The candidate must be comfortable managing remote project delivery teams, and possess the ability to facilitate technical whiteboard sessions to troubleshoot project implementation issues, and remove barriers to project success.

Qualifications

·        Ability to work onsite in Chicago and Downers Grove

·        10 plus years of hands-on Project Management experience is required; managing complex, large-scale migration projects is required.

·        Strong application, data development and migrations background

·        Demonstrates the ability to lead a team, someone who is easy to communicate with and can build lasting relationships with clients

·        Excellent attention to detail, able to think fast and adapt quickly to change

·        Strong delivery background/ has led several migrations in the size and scale

·        Able to demonstrate a high level understanding of data center technologies and terminology

·        Ability to manage, track and report on performance to budget and schedule

·        Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact efficiently with the technical team as well as C-level executives

·        Proven accountability and demonstrates a high degree of ownership

·        Mastery of MS Project, Word, Excel, Visio

·        Ability to work independently

·        Customer focused, with a proven track record of exceeding expectations in project delivery

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