Program Manager

Avanade

3.9

(23)

Madrid, Spain

Why you should apply for a job to Avanade:

  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 82% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • STEM Scholarship programs with nine Universities worldwide investing in the future of young women.
  • Five Employee Resource Groups including women's, LGBT+, and Veterans to name a few.
  • World-class training including an average of 80 hours a year for employees to develop their skill set.
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    Position summary

    ing servers, networks, storage, hybrid cloud systems, workstations, mobility, and operating systems.

    • Risk Management and Compliance: Evaluating and mitigating risks, as well as complying with security regulations and standards.

    • Budgeting and Finance: Financial skills to manage the IT department's budget and make data-driven decisions.

    • Industry Knowledge: Understanding the energy sector, especially renewable energies.

    • Process Improvement: Analyzing and improving processes to increase efficiency and effectiveness.

    • Technical Knowledge: Understanding specific technologies and methodologies in the renewable sector, including Agile, Scrum, or Lean methodologies, and knowledge of the Microsoft solutions ecosystem.

    About you

    • Leadership: Ability to inspire and guide teams towards strategic objectives.

    • Communication: Excellent ability to communicate with different stakeholders, from technicians to executive directors.

    • Problem-Solving: Ability to tackle complex challenges and find creative solutions.

    • Negotiation: Ability to negotiate agreements with suppliers, partners, and other departments.

    • Change Management: Adaptability and ability to lead through organizational and technological changes.

    • Adaptability: Flexibility to adjust to changing circumstances and project demands.

    • Collaboration: Ability to work harmoniously with various teams and departments, including project managers.

    • Relevant certifications such as PMP, CISSP, ITIL, CSM, and TOGAF are required.

    What you'll do

    • Global Management of Technical Operations: The Program Manager oversees a diverse team of IT professionals. Their goal is to align operations with business objectives and communicate progress to the CIO and other directors.

    • User Security and Satisfaction: They implement effective security measures to minimize risks and constantly seek to improve relevant applications to increase end-user satisfaction.

    • Coordination and Updates: They work closely with department heads, system users, and other stakeholders to ensure the effectiveness of IT operations. They are also responsible for updates, migrations, and replacements of hardware and software.

    • Strategic Planning: The Program Manager must develop a clear and measurable strategic plan for the IT department, including disaster recovery policies and appropriate contingency plans.

    Learn more

    To learn more about the types of projects our Delivery Management team works on check out these case studies:

    • https://https://www.avanade.com/en/clients/seattle-childrens-digital-transformation
    •https://https://www.avanade.com/en/clients/seattle-goodwill-dynamics-365

    • https://youtu.be/5A41tfinqEw

    • https://https://www.avanade.com/en/clients/mec-dynamics-365

    • https://https://www.avanade.com/en/clients/unicef-netherlands

    Interested in knowing what's going on inside Avanade? Check out our blogs:
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    Why you should apply for a job to Avanade:

  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 82% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • STEM Scholarship programs with nine Universities worldwide investing in the future of young women.
  • Five Employee Resource Groups including women's, LGBT+, and Veterans to name a few.
  • World-class training including an average of 80 hours a year for employees to develop their skill set.