Live chat
First Data Corporation

VP of Operations Technology

First Data Corporation - Jersey City, NJ

Description This is a key leadership role in the technology organization - supporting First Data's Chief Operations Officer's global organizations. Job Responsibilities·        Work with operations partners to identify opportunities to bring technology solutions which will drive improved controls and cost savings.·        Assist with cost benefit analyses and oversee execution of initiatives·        Technology initiative intake process through the governance process·        Partner closely with business partners to analyze new projects ·        Manage the financials of the portfolio of work·        Work with the divisional financial officers to monitor the GL actuals and review forecasting against budgets·        Conduct and lead applicable governance and project status review meetings·        Manage portfolio management artifacts, communications, metrics, and management reporting·        Build strong relationships within First Data, both in the Operations and the Technology divisions·        Create a collaborative partnership among executive leaders and portfolio stakeholders that enables and supports resource demand planning, change management, and project pipeline planning decisions·        Understand the key business challenges and opportunities·        Work with other organizations in support of continued improvement initiative, such as; project management best practices, new or improved tools, and process improvements that drive efficiency, reduce costs and add value Required Skills·        Strong background and knowledge of business operations processes and workflows (10 years of related technical and business experience)·        Project portfolio management skills (project intake, resource demand planning, budget management)·        Strong project management skills·        Strong focus on collaboration, team building, and customer service·        Demonstrated skill running effective meetings and getting buy-in and participation from executive leaders·        Effectiveness working diplomatically across teams with varying objectives·        Strong oral and written communication skills across all levels·        Ability to organize and present project portfolio reports, proposals, and other related portfolio information·        Facilitate governance, project reviews, steering, and other project related meetings·        Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, MS Project)·        Familiarity with Clarity,  Cognos, and SharePoint·        Strong Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) background (Certifications)·        Familiarity with both Waterfall and Agile development processes·        Ability to provide support indirectly\/in matrix managed resources·        Executive Presence·        Bachelor's Degree\/ Master's Degree  . 

9 days 20 hours ago

First Data Corporation


VP of Operations Technology First Data Corporation - Jersey City, NJ, United States


Location: Jersey City, NJ

Company Profile:
At First Data, we look for every opportunity to help customers leverage more value from each transaction—developing new solutions to make them simpler, faster, safer and more rewarding. We’ve entered the age of Universal Commerce, where the lines between in-store, eCommerce and mobile commerce are blurring. First Data is focused on delivering the integrated buying experience today’s consumers demand—anywhere, any time and on any device.