Sr Infrastructure Portfolio Manager

  • Company: Capital One
  • Location: Tysons, Virginia
  • Posted: January 26, 2017
  • Reference ID: R18116
7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, Virginia

Sr Infrastructure Portfolio Manager

If you are looking for an opportunity to make a difference for a Technology company that values and rewards employees and is looking to hire high energy top talent — take a closer look at Capital One. We are a fast-paced, action-oriented Technology driven company that is looking to Change Banking for good, by bringing Ingenuity, Simplicity and Humanity to Banking. We foster diversity and inclusion and our employees are encouraged to share their voice and disrupt the norm.

Summary Roles and Responsibilities:

The Infrastructure Portfolio Manager (Voice and Data networking) is responsible for driving execution across a portfolio of 35-40 Network project annually. In this position you will leverage the Scaled Agile Framework to oversee project delivery across 16-20 Agile teams spanning 2 Release trains. Key responsibilities for this role include:

- Responsible for maintaining alignment across Shared Tech and Capital one strategy and execution across all the programs and projects within the network group.

- Responsible for portfolio governance including intake, capacity reporting, and prioritization of efforts across the portfolio.

- Responsible for financial budgeting, allocation, tracking and reporting across the portfolio.

Establish criteria and procedures for budget allocation, management and expenditure reporting, and approval

- Play a key role in reviewing the business case intake requests and determining financial feasibility and return on investment.

- Oversee the annual and recurring portfolio financial life cycle processes like budgeting, procurement, actuals tracking, variance analysis and actuals.

- Define and approve top-tier epics and continued weeding and feeding of the portfolio to manage Work-In-Progress Capacity limits (WIPCAPs).

- Act as the single point on entry for Line-Of-Business (LOB) customers, build and maintain constructive partnerships across the enterprise.

- Define KPIs and provide a view into overall health, performance and value added across in flight efforts.

- Manage and maintain the Network Brand through websites, portals, Portfolio board and communication plans for enterprise customers/partners.

- Run the Network S3 meetings and other portfolio level ceremonies across value streams.

- Foster continuous improvement by the identification and escalation of organizational impediments.

The ideal candidate requires: 
- Self-motivated driver and visionary able to make progress despite obstacles
- Excellent listening skills, possess outstanding facilitation and conflict-resolutions skills, and the ability to work in collaborative environments.
- Requires excellent verbal communication, written communication and presentation skills to effectively communicate at all levels in the organization.
- Proven experience building relationships across all levels of the organization
- Demonstrated experience leading large organization/enterprise through Agile and product team transformations
- Strong servant leader able to lead and work with multiple diverse roles and personalities
- Strong leader with integrity and business acumen
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Proven experience building relationships across all levels of the organization
- Detail-oriented and highly organized
- Strong presentation and communication skills

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Initiatives: Actively engages in driving strategic initiatives, and the related goals, to ensure the most optimal outcome.
  • Communication: Effectively communicates using written, oral, non-verbal, and active listening skills. Has the ability to clearly present an idea or concept so others understand, lets others speak, and engages productively in difficult conversations while upholding our ethical values.

Travel may be required.

- Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience  

- at least 2 years’ direct experience managing large infrastructure portfolios and budgets

- At least 2 years’ experience with Agile software development methodologies

- Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Technology
- 2 years’ information technology experience (Network infrastructure, AWS/Cloud)

- Certified Scrum Professional (CSP)

- Scaled Agilist (SA)

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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