Global IS Project Methodology Manager

05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
ABB is currently developing the IS PMO Organization to consolidate and deliver high quality IS services to ABB business units around the globe and focus more of our attention to innovation and development. Joining the ABB IS PMO Organization, you will have the opportunity to work in a high-paced, international environment, solve complex problems and grow together with the rapidly developing business. For our growing global team, we are currently looking for candidates for the position of Global IS Project Methodology Manager to build our Project Management capability.

The core responsibility of Global IS Project Methodology Manager will be to define, coach and consult the IS Project Management Methodologies.

As a Global IS Project Methodology Manager, you will:

• Define IS Project Management Methodology process based on requirements from PMOs and reference users;
• Be involved in the installation, management, maintenance, and optimization of IS solutions/services;
• Define IS Project Management Methodology process measures;
• Develop tools supporting methodology;
• Provide advice and support the installation of new IS solutions/services, or the changing of existing IS solutions/services;
• Ensure the delivery of the appropriate IS solution/service according to agreed Service Level Agreements (SLAs), in time, in budget and at quality;
• Run assessment of quality of usage of IS Project Management methodology;
• Proactively support the installation, management, maintenance, and optimization of internal and cross-functional processes related to IS Services;
• Continuously improve IS Project Management Methodology process, based on established process performance targets;
• Manage IS Project Management Methodology documentation and make it available for global IS PM team;
• Consult on best use of methodology;
• Consult and give advice to ensure others comply with ABB IS Enterprise Architecture;
• Provide leadership to temporary work teams, guiding and monitoring task completion, sharing expert knowledge and advice without carrying line responsibility;
• Identify, propose, advise and implement existing IS technology and IS solutions/services, sharing knowledge and guiding others on implementation and operation while using understanding;
• Develop and run Methodology training for IS Project Managers to satisfy a training demand.

• Above 5 years of project management experience;
• Profound IS project management knowledge combined with basic understanding of the overall context of business processes and the IS technologies impact;
• Proven experience of identifying and resolving IS project management related problems;
• Profound knowledge of ITIL processes;
• Degree in information management, computer systems, business engineering or similar;
• Experience in defining, measuring and optimizing processes;
• Strong experience in developing project management methodologies;
• Knowledge of IS Project Governance Model and Project Management Toolbox;
• Knowledge of ABB Gate Model for IS Projects
• ABB specific: knowledge of Project Framework, resource management process and Financial Management and Controlling;
• ABB IS standards knowledge: ABB Master Data, ABB Information Security, ABB ERP Project Model, IS Operating Model (IS Functional Blueprint), IS Enterprise Architecture, ABB ICoFR (SOX), IS Sourcing;
• Experience in developing eLearning trainings and in running trainings (both classroom and virtual);
• Experience in formulating requirements to IT systems.