Program Manager/SME - IT Enterprise Architecture Services Management
Cert Program Manager Level V resources needed for extensive Program Management IT projects.
Location: Houston,TX or Austin, TX
Job Type: Contract to Hire
V3Main is looking for a Sr Program Manager for an expansive IT Outsourced Managed Enterprise Architecture Services for its client.
The Program Manager of Enterprise Architecture will be responsible for ensuring client has a robust and dynamic enterprise architecture that supports the integration and evolution of client IT and business strategy. Enterprise architecture is defined broadly and includes data, application, technology, and business architecture elements. Initially, the vendor will focus on the development, documentation (including reference architectures), and enforcement of client’s enterprise architecture standards, processes, strategies, and policies. The Program Manager will also drive change across the department to adapt and align client’s technical / systems architecture with its business needs, including defining new ways of applying technology. The Program Manager and team will continue to mature these architectural standards as needed to drive overall IT environment maturity.
Beyond traditional architecture, the vendor will proactively research and bring new ideas to implement relevant new and emerging technologies, processes, and best practices that can improve the performance of client IT and client more broadly. To ensure focus on desired business outcomes, the vendor will regularly gather, document, and validate ideas for improvement and innovation from client users through focus groups and interviews. The Program Manager/SME may also develop a process to facilitate others within the organization to develop and socialize their ideas. For the most promising innovation and improvement opportunities, the Program Manager and team will create and socialize business cases that include analyses of potential value and identification of impact on existing architecture and business processes.
The Program Manager of Enterprise Architecture will work in an integrated fashion with relevant client teams, including but not limited to client’s internal strategy and enterprise architecture teams, Research and Technology Implementation office (RTI), and Strategy Planning Division (STR), as well as other client Divisions and Districts and other third-party service providers. The Program Manager/SME will engage as needed with external research institutes.