IBM Maximo Consulting Project Manager

Company: IBM
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 28.AUG.2021
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IntroductionAt IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team's overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverabl...

Description

IntroductionAt IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team's overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!Your Role and ResponsibilitiesIBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.The Project Manager should have a thorough understanding of the nature of business problems across industries, and the products and solutions available that can provide value in solving those problems. The Project Manager manages the delivery of projects of significant size and complexity involving software package implementation and custom development. The individual will leverage expert knowledge across Project Management methodologies to coach and mentor the project team to produce high-quality, on-time, on-budget project deliverables Specifically, the Project Manager is responsible for managing the administration of assigned projects including project definition, project status reporting, project quality and project staffing.Key Responsibilities include:+ Use consulting skills, business knowledge and package solution expertise to manage and deliver projects in a client environment+ Build and manage client relationships including C-suite+ Work with clients to establish project policies, procedures, schedules and plans+ Drive task level project plans that include requirements, communications, contracts, issue resolution, risk and resource management+ Manage project financials including cost and schedule variances+ Ensure project is delivered on-time and on budget+ Schedule project review meetings+ Write and distribute weekly reports+ Administer and approve project time, expenses and reporting+ Support the sales efforts of Asset Management related services+ Provide subject matter expertise regarding key decisions related to industry and/or functional area+ Work cooperatively with other organizations within IBM to accomplish project work in an efficient and quality mannerThe desired candidate should have experience in the Travel & Transportation, Retail or Manufacturing industries as well as experience as a Maximo Consultant. A successful candidate is self-confident, self-reliant, and a self starter with the ability to communicate and defend a position credibly. Attention to detail and ability to manage to tight timelines are keys to success. In this role, you will interact directly with clients and will be required to travel.Required Technical and Professional Expertise+ At least 4 years experience working with IBM Maximo solutions+ At least 4 years experience in project management in full life cycle package / solution implementations+ At least 4 years experience in project management processes, methods and tools+ At least 5 years experience in creating and delivering project level documentation (i.e. client briefs, reports, etc)+ Proficiency with Microsoft Power Point, Word and Excel+ Experience working or consulting in the Travel & Transportation, Retail and/or Manufacturing industries+ Experience working in an organized, structured manner with excellent team communication skills+ Experience building client relationships with entire project team up through C-suitePreferred Technical and Professional Expertise+ At least 8 years experience in project management in full life cycle package / solution implementations+ At least 8 years experience in project management processes, methods and tools+ At least 8 years experience in creating and delivering project level documentation (i.e., client briefs, reports, etc)+ At least 5 years experience in management consulting+ At least 3 years experience in predictive maintenance processes+ At least 3 years experience successfully selling or supporting the sales of Asset Management related services+ Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)About Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.Your matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.Being is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

 
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