13 days old

Technical Project Manager

Cisco Systems Inc.
Offsite, RTP

What You'll Do

Cloud is key to Ciscos future and as part of it, Cisco IT has been focused in accelerating its work towards hybrid cloud strategy and cloud usage. We are seeking an experienced Cloud thought and technical program leader to program manage Cisco ITs cloud strategy efforts. As a Program Manager, you will be a leader of strategic cloud transformation program and associated initiatives through extensive cross-functional collaboration, partnership, detailed planning and flawless execution to ensure Product, program, and client success.

Who You'll Work With

This is a highly cross-functional role involving engagement with various Infrastructure services, IT Application teams, Business units, Supply chain, and Security & Trust Organization to work on cloud strategy, enabling cloud capabilities, portfolio management and execution in support of moving towards hybrid cloud operating model. You will be a key member on a high-performing team working closely with a group of Directors, Managers, Architects, Software/SRE/Cloud Engineers and Technical Leaders.

Who You Are

- You will own and drive program requirements and specifications, ensuring focus and prioritization aligns with our broader solution, client needs and demands

- You will project manage efforts focused on hybrid cloud strategy

- You will manage the overall Hybrid Cloud Portfolio to ensure implementation of defined strategy and priorities
- You will bring people and teams together by collaborating with service owners, architects, product engineering and operations team to build consensus and drive cloud capability building

- You will partner closely with group of SMEs to establish and operationalize cloud operating model

- You will gather and manage executive and stakeholder updates around cloud planning and migration

- You will promote our Hybrid Cloud strategy by working with clients across Cisco and highlight knowledge through webinars, brown-bags and deep dive sessions

- You will grow and maintain strong understanding of relevant technologies, continuously analyze market trends to identify new product opportunities, contribute as a thought leader in driving innovation, bringing together roadmaps and driving business commits

Technical Expertise / Experience Required:

We are looking for individual with strong Program Management skills, technical aptitude, business acumen and excellent communication skills.

- Minimum 3 years in cloud planning and usage for an Enterprise.  Experience working with one of the Cloud Service providers is essential
- Prior experience working in Public Cloud, Portfolio Management and Technology Infrastructure
- Ability to handle multiple priorities and initiatives with confidence in a dynamic environment
- Adept at cross-functional and organizational collaboration, influence, negotiation and communication skills
- Proficient in agile processes, tools, devops delivery model, software engineering and release practice

- Knowledge and experience on budgets, finances, cost modelling and forecasting

- Must be hands-on, with roll up your sleeves attitude to drive program success

- Self-starter who learns quickly with minimal supervision with ability to build relationships, be culturally sensitive, have goal alignment, have learning agility
- BS/MS degree in Computer Science engineering, or relevant technology is required.  PMP preferred

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference. Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people. We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better. We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices. We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities. Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco

Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Policy
The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the U.S., unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.


Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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