Readiness Delivery Manager
Location:
Reston , Virginia
Posted:
March 13, 2017
Reference:
48228
THE COMPANY

Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.

For more information about Fannie Mae, visit http://www.fanniemae.com/progress

JOB INFORMATION

Partner with Business and Technology and manage a team to prioritize meet technology commitments, leveraging technology service models (such as managed services, shared services, center of excellence (COE) services, infrastructure services). Leverage expert knowledge in assigned area(s) to manage technology and operational delivery. Functional responsibilities may include, at the highest level of complexity, service level and quality management, demand assessment, capacity management, issue management, product/program management, financial management.

KEY JOB FUNCTIONS
  • Partner with Business to prioritize technology needs and meet commitments. Manage the timely planning and execution of technology projects and ensure corporate guidelines are properly followed.
  • Drive ongoing productivity improvement and innovation in partnership with stakeholders. Consult with stakeholders and to assess and characterize current processes. Anticipate internal/external business issues to align operational priorities and tactics.
  • Recommend, implement and measure the effectiveness of service models, leveraged as solutions to meeting business needs. Service models include managed services, shared services, COE services, infrastructure services.
  • Support a culture of operational and service excellence to drive increased efficiency and effectiveness of responsible service line(s). Implement best practice procedures for the on-going management of technology services.
  • Assess quality of delivery and time commitments. Recommend strategies for improvement, including continuous improvements and leading best practices programs.
  • Identify and resolve issues related to the performance of the services and/or deviations from defined scope of work. Formulate and implement corrective actions.
  • Partnering across the technology division, manage the creation, revision, and documentation of technology organization strategies and policies, including risk-based strategies.
  • Support the MSP transition lifecycle thru the pre-planning, execution, stabilization and steady state phases.
  • Provide data to metrics and reporting unit for relevant report generation
  • Coordinate and administer team assignments, monitor team progress, and maintain schedules.

Qualifications:
EDUCATION
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE
  • 6 years of related experience

SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Experience providing thought leadership for the Organizational (Org) Readiness, Release and Change Management disciplines
  • Demonstrated experience leading readiness planning and execution for large-scale technology production releases
  • Demonstrated experience defining and implementing Org Readiness best practices, processes and tools
  • Experience developing reporting and metrics to measure readiness effectiveness
  • Experience operating cross-functionally at all levels within an organization
  • Strong written and verbal communication, influencing and negotiating skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, matrix environment

EMPLOYMENT

As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business.

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

A little about us:
We’re leading the way to provide safe, affordable, and reliable credit, so people across the U.S. have opportunities to buy, refinance, or rent homes.

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