Sr Mgr IT Service Strategy and Enablement
Location:
Mountain View , California
Posted:
October 20, 2017
Reference:
38649
Primary Responsibilities
• Develop/Maintain a Service strategy to accelerate shift to Service Led Organization.
• Drive on-boarding and off-boarding strategy in support of Symantec's continual M&A growth.
• Engage with cross-functional teams to prioritize and integrate process development and maturation, ensuring that Services are utilized at the appropriate level and road mapped to attain the next level of Service Maturity.
• Lead, facilitate and educate service owners and teams on continuous improvement opportunities.
• Accountable for ITSM process governance, strategic planning / road mapping and support functions.
• Responsible for Service Measurement & Continuous Improvement including: Driving down TCO, Enhancing performance to SLAs, Reducing Risk, Increasing Leverage and supporting overall User Experience
• Ensure a smooth quarterly Service Review process and cadence.
• Accountable for the Service Level Management engine and maturing the SLAs for incident, problem, change and request.
• Manage the Service stability scorecard and provide Subject matter expertise on metrics governance.
• Responsible for service offering prioritization & roadmap, including: new capabilities and enhancements.
• Ensure that the Service Portfolio, Application Portfolio, Service Catalog are managed and maintained with the highest degree of accuracy, and ensure that audits are performed on a regular basis.
• Accountable for the quality of service metric reporting by the team and other service owners and sharing metrics with other IT and business managers to improve these metrics.
• Responsible for data retrieval, analysis and the generation of future service delivery metric reports to support industry service quality and cost benchmarking.
• Develops a high performing internal IT team that executes well and provide thought leadership in the ITSM arena.

Qualifications
• 10 - 15 years of experience in increasing levels of responsibility managing applications development / delivery, process improvement for a company that drives part/all of their growth strategy through acquisition.
• 10+ years of experience managing complex projects.
• Bachelor's degree in computer science or business. MBA or Masters in Information Technology (Preferred)
• Ability to shape a strategic vision, drive execution and lead change.
• Project Management certification (Preferred).
• Demonstrated strong service management experience/knowledge in implementing and managing key ITIL framework areas
• Positive influencing skills both verbally and through the preparation of written materials in order to build relationships, influence and negotiate.
• Ability to deliver presentations to executive leadership.
• Outstanding leadership and motivational skills to ensure that technology solutions continuously meet the evolving needs of the business.
• Demonstrated ability to build bench strength and to delegate authority.
• Motivated by the long term. Results driven, ensuring short-term goals are achieved that support long-term initiatives with an appropriate sense of urgency.
• Ability to influence personnel that are not within their direct organization matrix.
• Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple, concurrent initiatives and drive projects to completion.
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively interact with other teams across the organization.
• Ability to work effectively and achieve results across functional areas in a work environment with a high rate of change.
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