at Lumen in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

About Lumen

Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

The Corporate Application and Platform team is part of Lumen Strategic planning and transformation organization. As part of the Corporate Application and Platform Leadership Team, the LATAM Divesture Director will be responsible for managing our LATAM divestiture separation program and TSA processes. They will drive all Lumen IT activities required for separation and TSA support. They will provide executive status updates and work with Stonepeak to achieve separation goals.

This team will work with cross functional teams to create separation and migration solutions and execute program deliverables. They will follow agile processes to drive development requests and removed risks and issues where required. The Director ensures the LATAM divestiture is operating efficiently and delivering milestones on time and within budget. They drive initiatives to improve the throughput of the teams and ensure optimal value is achieved.

The Main Responsibilities

+ Represent LATAM Divestiture development requests in Lumen PI planning events

+ Eliminate impediments working with cross-functional teams to deliver end-to-end value

+ Lead change across IT and the business for impacts created by LATAM divestiture activities

+ Engaged with key business stakeholders on a regular basis to understand their perspective and what they need to be successful

+ Work with IT and business leadership to influence their thinking and ensuring all key IT and business are engaged and partnering effectively and regularly with the Agile process

+ Staying well connected on a daily basis with current Program activities ensuring the team has what they need to overcome issues quickly and successfully

+ Building a culture of excellence, urgency and focus on customer in every aspect delivery

+ Taking the lead to work through conflict situations that reach an executive level

+ Developing a culture of continuous improvement in people, process and technology built around the Strategic Planning and Transformation XLR8 agile framework

+ Develop annual goals that are aligned to company and business goals that ensure we’re focused on continuous improvement and business value

+ Ensure the team is motivated, engaged and working towards positive business and customer outcomes

+ Ensuring we’re effectively managing the business change management in the delivery of LATAM program

What We Look For in a Candidate

Experience :

+ Ten years of professional experience managing and leading IT teams in large global enterprises

+ Experience leading large matrixed programs

+ Experience with SAFe agile

+ Experience being responsible for overall external partner and vendor relationships

+ Experience in setting vision and direction and gaining executive alignment with the strategy

+ Experience in leading and guiding a team that is balanced from a skills and diversity perspective

+ Experience in implementing a culture change and transformation of teams

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities :

+ Knowledge of Lumen LATAM systems and processes

+ Embody executive presence and must have observable influencing skills

+ Eliminate impediments working with cross-functional teams to deliver end-to-end value

+ Demonstrate solid understanding of business needs to drive the ability to lead the design, build and continuous business support to meet strategic business objectives

+ Ability to problem solve and work effectively in complex, ambiguous situations

+ Strong attention to detail, organizational, and time management skills

+ Strong interpersonal and excellent presentation skills are a must

+ Demonstrate excellent problem solving, negotiating, conflict management and decision-making skills

+ Operate consistently with a sense of urgency and a ‘can-do’ attitude

+ Proven track record of driving productivity while maintaining or increasing quality

+ Strong business process knowledge required – Quote-To-Cash, Procure-To-Pay, Supply Chain, Finance

+ Good exposure to Agile/SCRUM development

What to Expect Next

Requisition #: 271811

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Job Posting: JC198813894

Posted On: Dec 02, 2021

Updated On: Dec 18, 2021