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Mobility Center of Excellence Director

Waltham, MA
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Description: Description About the position: The Mobility Center of Excellence (MCoE) Director is responsible for leading a Center of Excellence that will capture learnings, best practices, and reference architectures from mobility projects within the company. In addition to collecting this information, the COE will be responsible for to accelerating the adoption of mobility within the company.

The MCoE Director ensures that the mobile needs of the business are balanced against the technology requirements to service those mobile applications. The Director will oversee both technical and business staff to marshal mobile efforts and deliver long-term rewards to the company. Job responsibilities including but not limited to: Review, evaluate, and approve mobility projects Provide technology expertise and leadership direction to the business authoring mobility best practices Facilitate mobility training and technical support Offer thought leadership, consul on mobile technology, and provide metrics reporting and support Demonstrate forward thinking to identify key trends, understand the business’ strategies and develop and deliver mobility solutions and content that meet business needs and latest trends Identify, source, mine, and leverage external data to achieve identified outcomes Manage enhancements to the mobility platforms Identify and recommend additional Mobility platforms, tools, and methodologies to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of analytic timeliness, accuracy, presentation formats and/or content Collect and analyze information on internal and external attributes that are drivers of decision made broadly across operations, finance, technology, human resource, or other business Drive the vision, strategy, roadmap and implementation of performance indicators and supporting metrics and trends for Mobility solutions Seek out continuous improvement opportunities and provide input and recommendations Lead continuous improvement efforts
Job Dimensions: Responsible for developing, implementing and managing company’s mobile strategy Work with other business unit leaders to enable their mobile projects to succeed Main Interfaces: Reports to the USIS senior leadership and business stakeholders Collaborates with project teams to enable solution delivery success Communicate Mobility COE goals and vision to executive leadership
Qualifications Knowledge, Experience & Technical Know How: Experience 8-10 years’ progressive experience in application development, mobile programming, mobility applications and strategy development Previous supervisory or leadership experience Experience in working in cross-functional teams Demonstrated ability to operate effectively at the senior leadership levels of a company Experience in managing complex web and mobility applications Demonstrated strategic planning, managing and delivering customer-focused business solutions Demonstrated management skills, exemplary analytic capabilities Qualifications Required:

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or related discipline with 5-8 years of practical experience (required). Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering or related discipline and relevant experience architecting complex solutions (preferred). Knowledge & Technical Know-how:

High degree of proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite Excellent writing proficiency, visual design, and presentation skills required Excellent written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills Prior experience managing Mobility implementations, upgrades, transitions Strong working knowledge of Mobility (xCode, Ajax, J2ME), Web (Content Management, PHP, Perl, MySQL, HTML5), Collaboration (Sharepoint) applications within the context of Utilities and/or other regulated industries Experience leveraging critical thinking and exposure to change management principles Excellent writing proficiency, visual design, and presentation skills required
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

Job : Information Services Primary Location : MA-Waltham Organisation : Information Services Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Aug 18, 2017, 10:24:58 AM Unposting Date : Ongoing


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