IT Transformation Project Manager - Paris - Permanent contract - French and English spkg
Posted on Jul 21, 2021 by Octopus Computer Associates
IT Transformation Project Manager - Paris - Permanent contract - French and English speaking
(IT transformation manager, Programme Manager, Project Manager, IT Migration, Change Management)
My client are looking to transfer their IT operations off shore. They are looking for an IT transformation manager to be involved in the end to end transformation, covering initial design, migration to end stage ensuring smooth running and process improvement of existing operations.
To give context client has initiated a modernization of its IS with a migration to SAP, In this context, to support this modernization, a transformation of the IT Operations teams must be carried out on various levels:
Organizational: Adapt the organization to better respond to the challenges of tomorrow, with a Run mainly operated in offshore and a refocusing of internal teams on value-added projects for the businesses
Methodology: Create a reference methodological framework for IT operations (operating documents, production process, etc.) in order to make current practices more reliable
Cultural: Operate a team mindset switch to move from a technical culture to a service and business-oriented culture
The IT Transformation project manager will be involved in the study phase through to design and implementation of the IT operations transformation project. You will need to be dynamic and flexible to be able to master all the stages of the project and facilitate the change from the current model to the target model.
You will become familiar with the current organization of the IT Operations teams in order to map the operating modes of each IS Operations area.
You will have to define the perimeters (what), the methods (how) and the schedules (when) of transfer of the activities of Run to the off shore teams. The activities to be transferred are in particular the activities of supervision/monitoring and piloting of batch plans, the management of flows and business applications as well as the operating services of business applications.
Finally, once the activities are transferred offshore, you will have to steer and monitor the proper delivery of the activity by setting up the necessary operational governance and controlling the activity closely.
The objectives of the IT Transformation project manager will be:
The transfer of Offshore Operations activities
Reducing the costs of operations management: those of the team with offshore in particular, but also those of the group internally and external service providers
Optimization of service providers in the operations department
Participation in governance with the various group entities and governance management with the offshore team
Rationalization and standardization of environments (Middleware in particular)
The treatment of security vulnerabilities
Must be familiar with IT operations and production so be strong technically. Hands On.
Must have excellent communications skills, be able to lease with the business, management and users at all levels.
Must speak English and French fluently.
Candidates will ideally be able to demonstrate where they have experience of managing and running similar transformations projects.
Please send CV in first instance to be considered