Schneider Electric IoT Program Lead in Andover, Massachusetts
Within Schneider Digital, the Digital Factory serves to accelerate Schneider Electric digital transformation by enabling and supporting the Businesses in building, delivering and operating at scale digital offers. Digital Factory provided a set of capabilities to support Schneider’s digital offers entire lifecycle from the ideation and incubation stage to delivery and operation at scale.
1. Lead the operational projects portfolio for a department of IoT & Digital Offer. This portfolio is mainly made of Business & Platforms projects.
Optimize the resources assignment accordingly to budget and priorities and manage arbitration
Control the project execution in compliance with IoT & Digital Offer framework
Monitor the projects progress (Key Stage Gates, Costs / Labor, Expenses, Founding)
Organize and manage the projects reporting on a regular basis
In case of any deviation, support Project Managers to propose and implement corrective actions
Ensure the consistency and reliability of data in the reporting tools (Applicable to IoT & Digital Offer practice).
2. Support and coordinate project efficiency
Guide and motivate the Project Leadership team to achieve the project objectives. Coach them.
Identify & Monitor projects’ risks and track to secure the successful mitigation plan
Coordinate the decision-making process at project level
Setup & Lead the Department Project Steering Committee to manage projects progress and Stage Gates decisions (Schedule, Risks, Project costs, Change Requests, Deviation, Quality, Customers commitments, …)
3. Deploy the IoT & Digital Offers culture, models and best practices
Participate to the IoT & Digital Offers Projects community animation
Contribute to the Excellence IoT & Digital Offers Projects execution
Implement all needed processes, procedures compliant with IoT & Digital Offers
4. Monitor quality metrics compliance of IoT & Digital Offers
Report project & department quality metrics compliant with IoT & Digital Offers
Lead continuous and quality improvements’ plan
Capabilities / Skills / Experience:
Bachelor degree is required and in Engineering would be a differentiator
Minimum of 8 years of professional experience in Project Management or Program Management Office
Solid and successful experience in project/program management.
Proven experience in leading Lean and Agile processes
Transformational and Change Management leadership skills
Effective communicator committed to fostering a “team” approach and successful results
Influence and Convince
Strong team player, ability to work successful with teams in an international and multi-sites environment.
Primary Location: US-Massachusetts-Andover
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Req ID: 0047ZD