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Senior Consulting Project Manager | Utility CIS Implementations-18000VRE Preferred Qualifications Oracle Utilities Consulting Services | Senior CIS Implementation Project Manager RoleNorth America (US or Canada) Remote based role with 50% to 75% client travel requirementOracle Utilities provides the most comprehensive platform of leading-edge solutions to empower utility business transformation—from asset operations to the customer experience. These proven, innovative solutions enable today's electric, gas, and water utilities to improve the customer experience and enhance operational efficiency. Add in the flexibility of the cloud, and utilities can more quickly adapt to the changing landscape while reducing cost and workloadOur Consulting | Professional Services Product Implementation team has an opening for a fully competent project management professional who has a broad understanding of solutions and industry best practices in the utilities industry. This first-level project management position provides consistent creative and high quality solution leadership. Employs independent judgment in guiding moderately complex activities involved in the successful implementation of an integrated business solution, ensuring project quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer’s satisfaction. Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle’s solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle’s methodologies, policies, and procedures while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle’s risk and exposure. As a project leader, assist project teams with aspects of their roles. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer organizations. Ensures deliverables are acceptable and works closely with the customer to understand and manage project expectations. Supports business development efforts by pursuing new opportunities and extensions. Collaborates with the consulting sales team by providing domain credibility. Ability to travel as required up to 75%.Preferred Qualifications:6-10 years of experience relevant to this position including 5+ years of full software project management experienceUndergraduate degree or equivalent experienceExperience with Oracle Utilities CC&B system implementations highly desired.Utilities industry experience as an employee or consultant A strong background in Project Management, including experience developing work-breakdown structures and project plans, most notably in Microsoft Project.Excellent client management skills and the ability to work with customers to develop and manage an implementation plan.Demonstrated experience in translating customer business requirements into workable world class software solution.Exceptional escalation management skills.Experience developing cost estimates for Professional Services efforts, as well as presenting value propositionsMust have managed Project Budgets in excess of $5 Million DollarsAgile Methodology experienceExperience creating and presenting SOW for new and existing customersExcellent customer relationship acumen, including comfort interacting at the “C” levelExperience successfully delivering presentations via web conferencingExcellent verbal and written communication, presentation and negotiation skillsConsulting and project management experience in a SaaS environment is a plusPMP or other Project Management certifications is a plusSix Sigma certification is a plus Detailed Description and Job Requirements As a recognized authority and leading contributor, this project management professional, provides consistent innovative and high quality solution leadership. Responsible for guiding the successful implementation of non-routine and complex business solutions ensuring high quality and timely delivery within budget to the customer’s satisfaction.Analyzes business needs to help ensure Oracle’s solution meets the customer’s objectives by combining industry best practices and product knowledge. Effectively applies Oracle’s methodologies and policies while adhering to contractual obligations, thereby minimizing Oracle’s risk and exposure. Exercises judgment and business acumen in selecting methods and techniques for effective project delivery on small to medium engagements. Provides direction and mentoring to project team. Effectively influences decisions at the management level of customer
About the company
The Oracle Corporation is an American global computer technology corporation, headquartered in Redwood City, California. The company primarily specializes in developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products – particularly its own brands of database management systems. In 2011 Oracle was the second-largest software maker by revenue, after Microsoft.
The company also develops and builds tools for database development and systems of middle-tier software, enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, customer relationship management (CRM) software and supply chain management (SCM) software.