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IPDS Delivery Lead in Plano, TX
Ref No.: 18-31071
Location: Plano, Texas
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 05/04/2018
 Title: IPDS Delivery Lead
Duration – Full Time
Location– Plano, TX
Client: HCL
Soft Skills -- IPDS Delivery Lead
1.         Excellent understanding of global cultures and adapt communication style to fit
2.         Excellent leadership and facilitation skills
3.         Excellent customer service with ability to manage customer expectations
4.         Excellent communicator with strong verbal and written skills at all levels of the organization
5.         Ability to easily adapt to different communication and working styles
6.         Active listener
7.         Excellent organizational and time management skills
8.         Self-starter and quick learner
9.         Proven ability to set priorities across a complex program with multiple projects and drive for results 
10.        Ability to communicate effectively with senior IT and business leaders
11.        Proven ability to set priorities across a portfolio of programs / projects and drive alignment with owners 
12.        Good attention to details
13.        Work effectively with internal and external clients, third party suppliers, and senior management (Sr Director, VP & Sr VP levels) in accomplishing  portfolio objectives
14.        Exercise judgment within broadly defined policies and practices to develop corporate methods, techniques
15.        Evaluate complex situations accurately and identifies viable solutions that create successful outcomes for the customers
16.        In depth knowledge of how to navigate through matrixed organizations to engage teams and get work done
17.        Can establish and maintain effective relationships with business and IT customers to gain their trust and respect 
18.        Excellent influencing skills to gain alignment and manage portfolio of programs / projects
19.        Ability to think strategically and set the agenda for the portfolio
1.         In depth understanding of project terminology and methodology
2.         2-5 years of Portfolio management, 10-15 years of experience managing programs and 15+ year project management
3.         Ability to lead multi-function program team through influencing skills
4.         In depth Risk / Issue / Change Management knowledge
5.         Developing executive level PowerPoint presentations
6.         Ability to understand interdependencies and can connect the dots on how one program impacts another
7.         Evaluate complex situations accurately and identifies viable solutions that create successful outcomes for the customer. 
Hosting meetings, taking meeting notes, and documenting action items
8.         Ability to organize complex and/or ambiguous information for sponsors
9.         Organizing program goals / objectives into portfolio with specific priorities / sequencing