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Delivery Manager

Location: Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Job Number: 32073

Position Title: Delivery Manager

External Description:

Informatica is currently looking for a Delivery Manager with experience in providing technical leadership and management skills to drive successful engagements and adoption of global initiatives and best practices to join our team in the UAE (Dubai).

Job Summary

As a Delivery Manager, you will work closely with various teams including IPS Regional Managers, Local Sales Teams, PMO, Partners, Customers and other Team Members to support opportunity development and drive successful service engagements.  The Delivery Manager is ultimately responsible for the leadership, financial management, quality, and timely delivery of the project for our customer. In the role of Delivery Manager, you must be able to work and adapt in a fluid, fast-paced environment. Working as the Delivery Manager you must have strong technical, communication, collaboration, and leadership skills

 What You’ll Do

  • Act as Project Manager for the overall initiative when there is no Project Manager assigned from the customer’s organization
  • Liaise with architects, technical teams, and leadership (both business and IT) across the customer’s organization
  • Provide the single point of contact for resolution of project related issues
  • Act as the primary interface point into Informatica’s broader technical teams to ensure the full breadth and depth of the Informatica organization is leveraged for the customer’s success
  • Communicate overall project status to the customer and to Informatica Professional Services management on a regular basis 
  • Liaise with architects, technical teams, and leadership (both business and IT) across the customer’s organization
  • Fully understand the client’s project portfolio, proactively addressing emerging functional and technical requirements 
  • Lead project meetings, including project kick-off, project status, steering committee, and other project stage gate meetings 
  • Provide overall project leadership and direct project teams in the delivery of high-quality products within committed timeframes and budgets
  • Work with project team members to define project tasks and milestones, and coordinate the alignment of dependencies both within the project and across other projects
  • Ensure complete understanding of the project estimates and project scope in order to lead the team to deliver within the boundaries of the given estimates and assumptions
  • Fully understand the client’s project portfolio, proactively addressing emerging functional and technical requirements 
  • Manage customer expectations regarding project scope, timelines, and deliverables
  • Coordinate with project team members and partners to ensure the right resources are working on the right tasks at the right time, with clear expectations of milestones and goals
  • Mentor project team members on Velocity methodology and drive utilization of consistent processes and deliverables

Key Essentials

  • 2+ years industry experience
  • 1+ years project delivery experience managing large or complex Data Management projects as a Project Manager or Technical Lead
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Must possess combination of technical depth, written/verbal communication, and client management skills
  • Strong history and track record of completing quality projects on time, as well as a proven track record coaching and mentoring others to success
  • Ability to handle stressful situations with perseverance and professionalism
  • Ability to multi-task efficiently
  • Willingness to travel up to 50% when and where needed

What Does Success Look Like?

  • Prior Professional Service experience is a plus
  • Experience with Informatica is a plus

Nice to Have

  • Ability to multi-task efficiently
  • Prior experience in building Informatica platform architecture and Strategic roadmap
  • Prior experience in pre-sales assistance at customer meeting

 

City: Dubai

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Seniority Level: Associate

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Unleash Your Potential

A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader.  By joining our team, you'll be able to solve real-life problems, make a difference, have a global impact, and join a supportive group of globally diverse teammates.  We encourage you to be yourself, grow with us and unleash your potential.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Informatica, the Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader, empowers businesses to realize the transformative power of data. We have pioneered a new category of software, the Informatica Intelligent Data Management Cloud (IDMC), powered by AI and a cloud-first, cloud-native, end-to-end data management platform that connects, manages and unifies data across any multi-cloud, hybrid system, empowering enterprises to modernize and advance their data strategies. Customers in more than 100 countries and 85 of the Fortune 100 rely on Informatica to drive data-led digital transformation. For more information, visit us at www.informatica.com, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

  

Travel Requirement: Up to 50%

Location_formattedLocationLong: Dubai, Dubayy AE

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