D&C Technology supports our Digital & Commerce division to reach its ambitious revenue growth and productivity increase targets.
This by ensuring a stable trading & operation environment as well as delivering strategically important projects. The project portfolio consists of system landscape modernization (move to cloud, implementation of a micro-service based architecture and decommissioning of legacy applications and technologies) and delivering market differentiating own built or purchased applications.
We are looking for a Senior Project Leader who will be responsible for structural medium to highly complex IT projects to join our team.
Accountable to oversee projects run by other project managers in the D&C Technology area
Improve overall quality and provide coaching and guidance to the project managers in all project dimensions with emphasize on Best Practice : Governance, templates, policies, tools, etc.
and mature these capabilities Risk Management : Identify, evaluate and prioritize risks and devise risk mitigation approaches incl.
recommendations Communication : Progress reports, proposals, escalations, presentations, etc. to various audiences in particular to senior management, steering committees and project sponsors
Assume accountability for own run projects : Coordinate and deliver projects on time within budget and scope own the full life cycle from initiation to deployment / delivery Define and report on project success criteria.
Provide status reporting on all project dimensions to project sponsor and steering Participate and / or drive feasibility studies, vendor selections and proposals for evaluation
University degree (Master preferred) in Computer Science, Engineering, Economics or other related field
Experience in structurally medium to high complex (IT) projects and managing multiple projects simultaneously (waterfall / agile / program management incl relevant certifications)
Proven knowledge and handling of project and program management methodologies and techniques (incl. corresponding certifications)
Project experience in a heterogeneous, legacy system landscape that need to be modernized and transformed
Demonstrate high performance, detail orientation and be ready for hands-on work
Excellent communication skills and strong experience in presenting
Experience and expertise in the energy industry and markets, deployed technologies and font, middle- and back office processes for multiple commodities an advantage
Proficiency in English, German preferred, French or Italian a plus