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IT Project Manager

at Agilent Technologies, Inc in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Agilent inspires and supports discoveries that advance the quality of life. We provide life science, diagnostic and applied market laboratories worldwide with instruments, services, consumables, applications and expertise. Agilent enables customers to gain the answers and insights they seek -- so they can do what they do best: improve the world around us.

Primary Accountabilities:

IT Project Management: Leads IT project teams in providing IT solutions to complex, high-impact business problems from project request through implementation of integrated solutions and/or infrastructure services. Has ongoing accountability for all processes, resources, budgets and deliverables related to IT projects. Oversees the team of internal and external IT resources as they plan, track and execute the project from start to completion. Recommends changes to improve the IT project management methodology.

Reduces company-wide-impacting business requirements into global, structured IT programs.

Delivers the most complex, critical IT programs in the plan of record, typically leading a team of IT project managers and coordinators.

Resolves complex scope, budget and timeline conflicts, influencing executive-level sponsors as appropriate.

Upgrades the overall IT project methodologies with industry-leading best practices

Relationship Management: Develops and maintains relationships with senior leaders and executives in the organization.

Partner Management: Manages consulting partners in planning and delivery of IT programs.

External Perspective: Maintains a strong external perspective about how other leading edge companies are solving similar problems and challenges.

Organizational Capability: Helps to foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement, contributing to the development of others. Participate in the assessment and development of capability for internal and external teams.

IT Technology knowledge: Experience managing projects in key/core areas of technology (Adobe AEM, Oracle ATG/Endeca, ERP, CRM and integration technologies). Experience managing projects across multiple Web/ERP/CRM/CIAM/Middleware platforms preferred. Experience integrating Web platforms and components with non-Web platforms and third-party tools.

Strategic Thinking: Ability to translate complex and sometimes conflicting business goals and objectives into IT strategies and plans, demonstrating good judgment and financial acumen.

Leadership: Ability to establish a clear vision and direction for the organization. Demonstrates courage to make difficult decisions; ability to align an organization and drive for results. Communicates and actively models the development of appropriate technical and leadership capabilities at all levels in the organization. A key differentiator will be candidates with experience leading people in complex, outsourced, global environments.

Project Management: Solid understanding of project SDLC lifecycle. Experienced with agile development methodology and continuous delivery.

Results Orientation: A passion for defining key success criteria and achieving breakthrough results; demonstrated ability to drive a strategy and making the necessary course corrections if necessary.

Global Experience: Extensive experience working as part of a global, virtual team in a multinational company. Experience working abroad preferred.

Education/Experience: Bachelors or University Degree or equivalent. Typically 8 to 10+ years relevant experience for entry to this level. Possesses in-depth skills acquired through advanced training, study and experience and internal recognition in specialty.

Agilent Technologies, Inc., is committed to diversity in the workplace and strives to support candidates with disabilities. If you have a disability and need assistance with any part of the application or interview process or have questions about workplace accessibility, please email job_posting@agilent.com or contact +1-262-754-5030.

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Agilent Technologies, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We value diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, religion or religious creed, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, local law, ordinance, or regulation and will not be discriminated against on these bases.

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Job Posting: 1079095

Posted On: Nov 28, 2022

Updated On: Dec 28, 2022

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