Manager IT - Digital Operations at Exelon

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At Exelon, we've got a place for you!

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.

Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 100 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!

Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION

Plan and manage resources, finances, scope and services within a functional area of Information Technology to deliver business results. Provide IT products, services and solutions on time, within budget and with the required functionality. Establish, maintain and enhance relationships with clients. Participate in developing and implementing strategy/policy. Manage large-scale projects of high complexity, size and change management risk.

This Manager IT position will be focused on 3 core principles:

o Vendor Performance Management and Contract Management
o Agile Transformation
o Team Digital empowerment (Team Member Onboarding, Communities of Practice, Lessons Learned, Lunch & Learns, etc.)

The definition of success will be shaped with this leader's input. This is a good opportunity for someone that can operate autonomously, highly-organized, and collaborates well with others to gather input and regular feedback from internal and external stakeholder groups. The key skills/abilities needed in the leader include:

o Someone that is dedicated to employee engagement and development
o Excels in a fast-paced environment
o Strong Financial acumen
o Proven organizational skills
o Focused on fostering and managing relationships
o Strong overall communication skills

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

Lead and manage IT staff and resources in accordance with IT Business Plan. For projects: Plan and manage scope, schedule, and budget for defined deliverables in accordance with IT project management standards. For operations/application maintenance: Plan and manage to defined service level agreements at agreed upon budgets. (25%)
Lead and manage IT projects and associated system integrators to deliver projects of medium to high complexity. (10%)
Operate utilizing standard processes as defined within the Management Model. Oversee process improvement efforts and ensure adoption of standard processes and procedures that deliver sustainable top quartile cost and performance levels. (15%)
Establish, maintain, and enhance relationships with business and IT partners. Communicate status to key stakeholders on a regular basis. (15%)
Maintain current business knowledge/acumen, including application of technology solutions to deliver business results. (10%)
Evaluate performance and provide coaching for IT personnel. Participate in career development and succession planning processes. Promote diversity and foster teamwork, collaboration, and a learning organization. Provide input on development and retention processes for IT employees. (10%)
Prepare and manage budget for area of responsibility. (5%)

JOB SCOPE

Total Staff Managed: 5 to 20
Utilize understanding of customer's business needs to determine requirements and help set direction.
Determine and helps others learn appropriate theories, practices and principles that relate to their skill set portfolio and related sciences and disciplines.
Make judicious decisions in familiar and new situations and contributes to strategic decisions.
Represent business client's perspective with IT team
Dimensions: Span of control (generally 10), level of budget control, technical/business complexity, risk, criticality of assignment to business
Budget Management specific to area of accountability.
Operate independently with little or no supervision.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline and typically 8 to 10 years experience in IT or equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Appropriate technical skills. PMP certification preferred for specific roles as per guidelines established by the IT Project Management Office.
  • Strong knowledge of business practices and processes in IT.
  • Experience leading and managing IT projects or subteams and knowledge of IT project management.
  • Experience leading and managing technical personnel.
  • Strong judgment and excellent analytical ability.
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to work effectively with all levels of IT and business management and with vendors.
  • Experience managing budgets for functional area of responsibility.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Graduate degree.
  • Project Management certification.

Exelon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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More Information on Exelon
Exelon operates in the Energy industry. The company is located in Chicago, IL, Baltimore, MD, Kennett Square, PA, Chicago, IL, Baltimore, MD and Philadelphia, PA. Exelon was founded in 2000. It has 10001 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 177 open jobs at Exelon, click here.
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