The Hertz Corporation Day One Readiness Manager in Estero, Florida
The Day One Readiness manager will be responsible for coordinating the acceptance of the Project One Initiative across the Hertz enterprise. This includes ensuring the readiness of the business and operations stakeholders, Application and Infrastructure support, and Service Delivery.
Key Result Areas:
Develop and implement operational readiness standards for delivery of Project One
Ensure the project,programs and functional support areas of Project One have completed all operational readiness activities including, but not limited to, target state operational and environment planning, design, build out, testing/dress rehearsal, implementation and operational hand-off. Examples include:
Working with Infrastructure teams to ensure end state environments are stood up to support Project One
Coordinating with the Global Learning and Development and Organizational Change Management organizations to verify all go-live preparations have been completed
Coordinating operational readiness activities across application and infrastructure support teams
Coordinating with the IT security and Audit teams to ensure all authentications and compliance requirements are met prior to go-live
Monitoring progress of global testing execution and work with Testing Center of Excellence to align various support channels to test execution status
Conduct Vendor alignment sessions with all partners across Project One
Structure projects – including value levers and potential, cross-functional participation & requirements, activities and timeline, costs and risks
Closely collaborate with senior division and functional leaders at the Director, VP, and SVP levels to generate project sponsorship, participation, and buy-in
Lead a full-time consulting team of 1-2 people plus functional team members to execute projects
Plan and conduct large and small group workshops as needed
Ability to manage multiple assignments, priorities, and projects in a demanding environment
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization and external vendors.
Highly self-motivated and directed with an attention to detail
Excellent organization skills and ability to work constructively while under pressure
Experience in Waterfall and Agile methodology/Scrum
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Working knowledge of MS Office Suite
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Systems Engineering, or experience in a systems development and/or QA role.
3+ years Management or equivalent work experience
10+ years Project Management or equivalent work experience in a fast-paced, time-to-market driven environment.
Strong project management and organizational skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently
Knowledge and understanding of Incident response, analysis and investigation experience
PMP Certification preferred
Hertz is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or domestic partnership status, disability, protected veteran status or military status, genetic information, or any other category protected under applicable law. Hertz is committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment and advancement of minorities, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans.
Job ID 165249
# Positions 1
Category Information Technology
Division WHQ - Estero - Only
Position Type Regular Full Time