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IT Project Leader

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Date: May 14, 2022

Location: Reynosa, TAM, MX, 88730

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 52326

 

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.

IT Project Leader

 

Job Description

 

Role Specifics:
• Engaged with external suppliers to deliver a project
• Ability to manage multiple priorities, multiple strands of work simultaneously
• Strong critical thinking and problem-solving, and the ability to understand and solve complex-cross system issues within the enterprise
• Able to work closely with Program/Project Management staff to achieve directives yet self-driven with the ability to manage (own) workloads without direct supervision
• Ability to collaborate with different technology owners to achieve common goals
• Excellent written and verbal communication capability at all levels of the corporation
• Focused and versatile team player who is comfortable under pressure
• Good presentation skills; persuasive, encouraging, motivating, and inspiring; the ability to listen and understand
• Financial acumen
• Ability to remove barriers and enable teams to complete objectives
• Ability to learn quickly and transfer knowledge to others

General responsibilities:
• Project planning coordination and development
• Project plan creation and maintenance
• Project governance and management
• Project management process use and compliance
• Project communication planning and execution – setting appropriate expectations, communicating status with all stakeholder groups, escalating issues and concerns when warranted.
• Participate in various project meetings
• Track project status
• Working with the sponsor to ensure the planned business value is progressing according to plan
• Coordination (with Procurement) of vendor management (RFI, RFP, SOW, etc.)
• End user training planning and coordination
• Change management addressed in organization, technology, architecture, and business readiness
• Coordination of quality outcomes through test planning and execution
• Execution of project plan deliverables, including operational readiness with the appropriate project team members
• Issue facilitation and resolution
• Resource management to ensure the correct resources are available in a timely manner with the sufficient skillsets to meet project needs

Required Skills:
• Ability to manage multiple priorities
• Focused and versatile team player who is comfortable under pressure
• Excellent written and verbal communication capability at all levels of the corporation
• Good presentation skills; persuasive, encouraging, motivating, and inspiring; the ability to listen and understand
• Financial acumen
• Ability to remove barriers and enable teams to complete objectives
• Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
• Ability to learn quickly and transfer knowledge to others

Desired Skills:
• Knowledge of SDLC (Systems Development Life Cycle)
• Influencing

Experience/Education:
• Required:
o Bachelor’s degree
o 5+ years of Project Management Experience

 

• Desired:
o PMP certification

 

Pay Grade: Grade C 

Employee Referral Amount: $0.00