Senior Manager

St. Louis, MO

Posted: 04/30/2019 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT Job Number: 139628

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience as an IT manager? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.

Our client is currently seeking a talented person for a Senior Manager position.
What You Will Be Doing:
The IT Shared Services Architecture team provides ongoing collaboration and partnership with solution leaders and stakeholders to anticipate future needs and optimizing technology investments. The team engages regularly within a matrixed organization to develop long-range strategies and roadmaps, scope effort deliverables and execution frameworks, and deliver value-chain analysis and integration-leadership relative to the broader set of IT services and partners.

You will lead the shared architectural function, partnering with stakeholders and leadership to service needs that will address strategy, roadmap conceptualization, navigation of complex initiatives, and the promotion of organizational alignment through consultancy and proactive communications. You will be responsible for managing architect engagement as an internal consultancy practice. This will include detailing scope-of-work, resource allocation & prioritization, setting/measuring KPIs for formal engagements. Additionally, you will lead the team in identifying repetitive engagement requests that should be matured into standard consultancy offerings. Given the architects will engage with an array of effort owners, you will be responsible to ensure adequate and measurable feedback is acquired relative to the team and/or assigned resource through frequent engagement with architectural-service consumers.
What We Are Looking For:
  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. Without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities
  • 8+ years of experience leading senior technologists
  • 4+ years of experience in an architecture or strategic leadership focused role
  • Must possess strong skills in executive presentation, work collaboration, understanding of business challenges and the ability to think analytically to direct the improvement of programs
  • Must have experience and a high comfort level in leading through ambiguity to set direction and priority
  • Experience working across functions and diverse teams
  • Ability to empoweri your team to drive execution, while providing course correction and decisions as needed
  • Must demonstrate experience in setting strategic vision followed by an execution plan and incremental (yet usable) delivery toward goal
  • Must have experience developing individuals and driving alignment within a team
  • Must have a broad understandings of IT ecosystems and structure
  • Must have strong time management and organizational skills
  • Must have a strong sense of initiative, requiring little direct supervision
  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities
It Would Be Great, but Not Required, if You Had:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field preferred
  • 3+ years managing managers
  • 1+ years experience leading a consultancy or engagement-based services team (professional services, Project/Product Management, shared services teams)
  • Experience performing value stream analysis of IT product and services
  • Experience leading/developing an architectural practice
  • Experience leading the transformation of technology and culture to modernize workloads
  • Prior experience using Jira for workload management/funnel control
  • Experience applying Agile concepts to product development and delivery
  • Basic knowledge of the following architectural domains Business & Process, Application, Data, and Infrastructure
  • Familiarity, and ability to be flexible, in using TOGAF, Zachman's, PEAF or other Architecture frameworks

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