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Identity & Access Management, Program Manager - (R1-19-1358)

Portland General Electric, Portland, OR

Job - Technology

Close Date: 07/31/2019

Application Deadline: July 31st, 2019

For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.

PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.

Identity & Access Management, Program Manager - (R1-19-1358)

Program Management is a way of thinking, communicating, and working, supported by an information system, that organizes an enterprise's resources in direct relationship to leadership's vision, and the mission, strategy, goals, and objectives that move the organization forward.

The Identity and Access Management, Program Manager is a highly experienced Program/Project Manager with a solid track record of successfully managing several diverse IT related programs to successful conclusions, bringing the program in "on time - on budget" with high approval ratings from the client community. This position oversees all aspects of the program life cycle, using a formal program management methodology and the appropriate tools to develop a program plan, budget, risk management approach, and schedule. An Individual serving in this role is responsible for co-ordination of all program related activities including setting deadlines, assigning responsibilities to members serving on the program team, and communicating status and issues to stakeholders and IT management.  Experience in the Identity and Access Management programs/projects would be highly valued.

You will support our journey by:

Promote process, cultural and operational transformation toward increased efficiency and effectiveness.
Drive standardization and improvement of business processes and supporting technologies.
Demonstrate IT's capabilities to be a beneficial partner to the PGE lines of business.
Provides a means for an organization to translate its vision, mission, strategies, goals and objectives into executable programs, projects, and processes.
Provides leadership and staff a shared understanding of strategic goals at the tactical and tangible level of human resources, finances and time.
Commitment to a common vision, strategy, and direction.
Establish enterprise-wide scope, funding, authority and functional objectives.
Manage the integration and alignment of programs, projects and processes.
Provide executive visibility and reporting.
Develop and implement project-specific processes.
Provide leadership, motivation, and mentoring to members of the staff throughout the program life cycle.
Be accountable, earn trust, dignify people, and promote team behavior and a positive winning attitude.
Understand and be a strong advocate for IT standards and strategic initiatives.
Develop and continue to enhance your technical, leadership, and mentoring skills.
Strive to develop and enhance your oral and written communications skills.
Be willing to attend conferences and seminars as needed.
Provide formal presentations as requested.
Promote effective communication between your team and others both internal and external to IT.
May require concurrent management of multiple projects.
Ensure all strategic projects adhere to and align with appropriate internal controls (e.g., audit) consistent with adopted project management methodology and corporate governance.
You will bring the following skills to our team:

Typically, a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering Management or equivalent work experience in related discipline.
Preferred 8-10 years of experience in the development, implementation, and maintenance of large-scale IT systems, with 3 or more years in a Project Management role.
Must have a demonstrated ability to work effectively as a leader in a team environment.
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Solid understanding of current technologies in use at PGE.
A good understanding of the software development process, including requirements gathering
A solid background in system design techniques, testing, implementation, release and version control, and training approaches.
Join us today and power your potential!

PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. 

To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.

PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.

Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.
Talent Acquisition Contact:
Courtney Ulwelling

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