Program Management Consultant in Allen Park, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/5/2020

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Job ID: 55917

Program Management Consultant - 55917

Job Description:

  • Join the Service Strategy and Design team to support ITO infrastructure service design projects and the transformation of ITO Service delivery into a PDO approach.

Skills Required:

  • 7+ years experience in various parts of IT including experience in infrastructure design, delivery and operations.
  • Strong communications skills.
  • Active listening.
  • Ability to build trust, show empathy, and rapport across teams.
  • Ability to create clarity in an ever-changing environment.
  • Experience with Agile practices (Lean, Scrum, Kanban, SAFe etc.).
  • Experience ITIL processes/practices and the implementation in large IT organizations.

Skills Preferred:

  • Over 3-yrs as Product/Portfolio Manager, BA, or Scrum Master.
  • Strong problem-solving and solution design skills.
  • Knowledge in Lean and Agile practices at scale.
  • Situational and political awareness.
  • Strong executive presence.
  • High integrity.
  • High emotional intelligence.
  • Team building.
  • Flexible / adaptable.
  • Influential and persuasive.
  • Strong facilitation skills.
  • Consulting and coaching experience.
  • Motivated self-started.
  • Organized in the planning and completion of work priorities in order to accomplish objectives.
  • Able to take theoretical concepts and translate them into practical applications that provide value to the IT teams and their customers.
  • Adaptable in working situations that include globally diverse participants with different expectation and needs.
  • Flexibility to attend early and late meetings to accommodate global time zones.
  • Ability to balance multiple competing priorities and continue to make progress toward timely milestone completion.
  • Perspective on the interactions across technologies, people and processes to clarify and improve through business process modeling.
  • Understands heuristic work and how to figure out new solutions for challenges presented (rather than just algorithmic work approaches limited to the scripted actions).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills that can adjust to all levels of management.

Education Required:

  • Prefer at least a Bachelor’s degree in IT or a related technical field.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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