Portfolio Manager


July 21, 2021

At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.
Your Role and Responsibilities
  • The Portfolio Manager is responsible for the management of a portfolio of RFS (incremental revenue) Projects and Programmes.
  • This role provides a break from the day to day monotony of provided steady state support. You will be part of a larger team providing Technical Thought Leadership that that works on a multitude of client environments, designing critical IT systems to meet the desired business requirements. You will be part of a team that builds Growth and Foundational Platform Solutions using the latest trends in technology.
  • Responsible for coordinating RFS solution within the Delivery Organization.
  • Drives internal solution development against the agreed-to solution response times and implementation commitments to achieve Client expectations (RFS SLO based on governance).
  • One of the key aspects of PFM role is to work with and keep the Client / Account Management Team informed of Portfolio status including its health (progress / issues / risks), current size, portfolio pipeline and financial contribution to the account’s revenue and GP Position.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bilingual in English and French.
  • Ability to lead organization / Program change , business process improvement, and business transformation.
  • Canadian Security L2 Cleared.

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Relevant work experience (15 years and above).
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • People skills.
  • Soft skills.
  • Professional certification like PMP/ ACP/ IBM Sr, PM certification (At least one).

Must have the ability to work in Canada without sponsorship.
About Business UnitThis position currently sits within Global Technology Services (GTS) Infrastructure Services (IS) or a shared services function supporting GTS.
As announced in October 2020, IBM intends that its managed infrastructure services business of the GTS organization will become an independent company named Kyndryl by the end of 2021, creating two distinct and powerful market-leading companies.
Together, we will advance the vital systems that power the digital economy. Serving over 4,600 technology-intensive, highly regulated customers, including over 75% of the Fortune 100, our people will design, run, and manage the most modern and reliable technology infrastructure that the world depends on today.
We will work flexibly and in partnership with our customers to amplify business outcomes while always pushing ourselves to improve and meet all opportunities. Come join our team of diverse, devoted, and empathetic technology experts who are at the center of discovering what’s next.
Please note: The final decision if this position will transition from IBM to Kyndryl is yet to be confirmed.
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