Director, Cloud Project Management - Columbia, MD-190005VUNo Visa Sponsorship is available for this position.
Director, Cloud Project Management
LOCATION: COLUMBIA, MD HIGHLY PREFERRED
NOTE: We are unable to provide visasponsorship for this role at this time - no candidates requiring visasponsorship will be considered.
Dont miss this opportunity to join the company widely recognized as the leading provider of hospitality technology worldwide. Oracle Hospitality products span the globe with over 330,000 systems installed in over 130 countries. Our customers are well known and respected global brands that rely on Oracle for their technology needs. We are a smart, progressive, energetic, and rapidly growing business. This is your opportunity to join the Oracle family and enjoy a fast-paced, exciting career with us.
The Oracle Hospitality team is currently seeking industry top talent to help support our business transformation from an on-premises solution to globally distributed, fully-managed cloud solution. We are seeking individuals with high energy and a passion to learn new technologies while delivering excellent customer service.
Build and manage a high-performing team of project managers focused on building, upgrading and migrating cloud environments
Develop and mentor staff including performance assessments, salary adjustments, recognition and disciplinary actions
Collaborate with partner organizations such as Cloud Operations, Application Management, Consulting and Sales to manage all deliverables required to build, upgrade and migrate customer environments
Anticipate and proactively remediate project issues and escalate those issues to management as-required
Strive to consistently improve customer satisfaction, delivery times and service levels while reducing costs
Create and contribute to an environment that is geared to innovation, high productivity, high quality and customer service
Assist Sales teams in customer facing environments promoting Oracle products and services
Excel at strategic planning and communication
Bachelors degree in a business or computer related field 10+ years related experience leading a best-in-class project management organization
Must have a broad, strong technical knowledge which encompasses data center technologies including hardware & design, LAN/WAN networking, database, platform and application.
Experience with building and managing high performing teams
Must be able to demonstrate history of good commercial business aptitude
Must be an exceptional communicator and comfortable in presenting both in public and online to business and technical executives
Ability to succeed through collaboration and working through other internal and external organizations and individuals (a track record of delivering results within a matrix business environment)
Strong leadership capabilities and strong interpersonal skills required
Ability to learn quickly and adjust to changing priorities while maintaining a positive, can-do attitude
Sets high standards with respect to the treatment of customers and peers
Ability to travel 15%
Detailed Description and Job Requirements Manages people who lead internal information system-specific projects. Projects are often cross-functional and involve network, server, or software implementation and upgrades, PC deployment and the like.
Oversees plans and directs schedules as well as project budgets. Monitors the project from initiation through delivery, interfacing with internal customer or department personnel. Organizes project activities that may entail interdepartmental meetings and communication ensuring completion of the project on schedule and within budget constraints. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development and product management. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Typically seven years of project management, product design or related experience needed.
As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment screening process, prior to an offer being made. This will involve identity and employment verification, salary verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.