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Gaming Application portfolio Rationalization Manager
Ref No.: 18-59112
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 11 Years
Start Date: 10/01/2018
  1. Job Description:
    1. This role will lead Application Portfolio Rationalization (APR) planning activities in support of a major technology modernization program, establish the practices required for sustaining the Application Portfolio Management discipline and interface with business transformation programs to drive the continuous update and adoption of the Portfolio Rationalization plan. 
    2. The role should have extensive experience in managing Commercial Casino applications and should have in depth knowledge in the applications used in Gaming, Front of the House, Marketing and Back of the House.
    3. Responsibilitites:
      1. Develop, improve and maintain the framework for Application Rationalization consisting of prioritization, cost, financial and sizing models 
      2. Develop the Application Portfolio Rationalization(APR) Roadmap in collaboration with Application Managers, Business Owners, Technology Product Managers, Enterprise Architects, Finance, Business Executives and Technology Executives 
      3. Validate the Roadmap gathering inputs from Enterprise Information Security, Sourcing, Contracts, Risk Management and Lines of Defense
      4. Define initiatives for applications and align funding requests to appropriations cycles
      5. Track, assess and recommend changes to course correct deviations to the roadmap
      6. Manage revisions to the APR framework and roadmap and realign to changes in Business Strategies
      7. Maintain the Integrity and currency of the APR roadmap and supporting information
      8. APR Governance
      9. Define roadmap governance procedures and engage appropriate individuals for decision making
      10. Identify and track APR Roadmap change requests and potential impacts to scope, business case and plan
      11. Schedule and conduct roadmap governance sessions and communicate change
      12. Influence and partner with Application Portfolio Managers, Application Business Owners and executives to accelerate adoption
      13. Conduct and perform stakeholder communications related to target state, scope, schedule, prioritization and status
    4. Qualifications:
      1. should have extensive experience in managing Commercial Casino applications and should have in depth knowledge in the applications used in Gaming, Front of the House, Marketing and Back of the House.
      2. Minimum 12 years of progressive experience in Application and Technology Management, Program Management and Enterprise Architecture 
      3. Significant experience (atleast 3 yrs ) in Application Portfolio Rationalization program leadership 
      4. Excellent knowledge on various products and applications used in Commercial casinos, ability to review customer requirements and choose applications/product based on it.
      5. Proven ability executing high-profile projects and providing thought leadership
      6. Demonstrated ability to plan and execute highly visible, cross business initiatives