Key Areas of Responsibility
Lead the scoping, planning, cost estimating, and pricing of consulting projects and deliveries. Responsible for statement of work development and risk assessment, including but not limited to defining goals and objectives, identifying and documenting Client requirements, resource requirements, project budget, project risks, and the translation of the Clients’ business requirements into specific deliverables.
Ensures complete requisite project documentation.
Lead data warehouse or other Teradata solution implementation projects of moderate complexity, or a collection of multiple smaller projects.
Ensure projects are completed on-time, within budget, and within client expectations for quality and functionality.
Mentoring team and peers on Project Management Best Practices
Manage Client acceptance of the solution and managing Client expectations in line with the agreed statement of work.
Manage day-to-day relationship with client stakeholders and resolution of all issues.
Reporting, coordinating and maintaining communication for project status to all stakeholders in reports and status meetings.
Assists with identifying sales opportunities, participate in pre-sales planning, project pricing, bid review, and presentation of sales proposals.
Acquires incremental business within the project through change control.
Build a project team, including Teradata employees, offshore resources, and contractors.
Ensure proper set up of the engagement in the time keeping system, ensuring consultants and contractors are always current with their reported time.
Produces project financial and status reports from PSA and EDW systems.
Ensure monthly billings, timely collection of revenue, and manage procurement and payment to contractors.
Education and Experience
Engineering, BS, MBA, or MS in business, technical or professional discipline or equivalent work experience. Desired project management certifications like PMP, ACP, SCRUM, KANBAN, etc.
Continuous education in strategies, design concepts and methodologies and / or technologies
Proven experience record of minimum 5 years demonstrating the ability to manage successful project deliveries in a client facing role.
Proven record in managing project P&L
Proven experience in managing large multi-national, multi-cultural teams across geographies on projects
Hands on experience in a number of business disciplines such as project management, consulting services, business operations, information technology, and software development with a proven ability and record of success.
Over all minimum of 6+ years of experience as an internal or external consultant with broad project management, data warehouse and business intelligence exposure and experience in a variety of circumstances.
Experience on Agile development methodologies and managing uncertainity
Project Planning and Organizing
Managing Project Implementation
Business Needs Analysis
Decision-Making Ability to use logical, sound judgment and experience to determine the appropriate course of action based on scenario, procedures, and guidelines, for a given situation.
Conflict Management and Negotiation
Procurement / Supplier Management
System / Technology Integration
Secondary & knowledge
Teradata Active Data Warehousing Knowledge
Operations management skills
Software Development management skills
Tools Business Intelligence, Development, Enterprise Application Integration & Testing
Ability to work independently to manager large group of resources
Task oriented and solution driven with focus on deliverables, cost and timelines.
Organized and detail oriented.
Proactive, Innovative with an analytical mindset
Be able to work under pressure in a challenging environment
Fluency in English language. Additional language knowledge is a plus
Ability to travel frequently and over extended periods
Ability to work within multiple time zones and diverse cultures
Strong verbal, written and presentation skills.
Clear communicator across all levels from college hires to Teradata managers to client executives.