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Program Manager



Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Posted on Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Requisition Number:217105
Job Category:Consulting

Our Company

Teradata is the connected multi-cloud data platform for enterprise analytics company. Our enterprise analytics solve business challenges from start to scale. Only Teradata gives you the flexibility to handle the massive and mixed data workloads of the future, today.

The Teradata Vantage architecture is cloud native, delivered as-a-service, and built on an open ecosystem. These design features make Vantage the ideal platform to optimize price performance in a multi-cloud environment.

What You’ll Do

In this position you will be responsible for planning and designing the program and proactively monitoring its progress, resolving issues and initiating appropriate corrective action. Defining the program's governance arrangements. Ensuring effective quality assurance and the overall integrity of the program - focusing inwardly on the internal consistency of the program, and outwardly on its coherence with infrastructure planning, interfaces with other programs and corporate, technical and specialist standards. Managing the program's budget, monitoring expenditure and costs against delivered and realized benefits as the program progresses. Managing the program’s team members and facilitating the appointment of individuals to the different project. Ensuring the delivery of new products or services is to the appropriate level of quality, on time and within budget, in accordance with the program plan and program governance arrangements

Who You’ll Work With 

The Teradata Core Project Management team works for consulting engagement programs or projects management. Executing coordination of the projects and management of their staffing / skills / inter-dependencies including oversight of any risks and issues arising. Coordinating of the new capability for the business to enable effective change and realization of projected benefits As the Program Manager you will report directly to the Senior Director, Consulting EMEA

What Makes You a Qualified Candidate

  • Excellent business acumen, pragmatic and focused.
  • Passionate and strong communicator (verbal, written, listening).
  • Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to manage and influence strong senior stakeholders & communities.
  • High personal standards and attention to detail; self-starting and strong focus on completing/finishing.
  • Ability to operate in a complex environment whilst developing strong working relationships.
  • Knowledge and experience of applying programme management terminology, tools, and techniques
  • Good knowledge of project planning, monitoring and controlling techniques

What You’ll Bring

You are energetic and proactive, hands-on individual with excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills. You exercise strong judgement and decision making across all aspects of your role. You’re well-organized, detail-oriented and have a consistent track record  as a strategic thinker capable of foreseeing impacts of simultaneous projects. You describe yourself as resourceful and have conquered the art of effective multitasking. You have superior time management skills.

Additional points:

  • Good understanding of the procurement process including negotiation with third parties
  • Good knowledge of budgeting and resource allocation procedures
  • Proven ability to work on a global basis factoring in the needs of a culturally diverse environment.
  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team to achieve desired results
  • People management skills and ability to command respect and to create a sense of community amongst the members of the project teams
  • Excellent written and good spoken English skills; including being able to conduct business communication in English language.
  • Proven track record of leading and delivering large programs including significant experience in designing, implementing, and running major software or data programmes 
  • Vendor side experience in leading solution or programme definition on high value new business pursuits
  • Industry recognised project/programme management certification (PMP, APM, MSP or MSc in Programmes or other)
Why We Think You’ll Love Teradata We prioritize a people-first culture because we know our people are at the very heart of our success. We embrace a flexible work model because we trust our people to make decisions about how, when, and where they work. We focus on well-being because we care about our people and their ability to thrive both personally and professionally. We are an anti-racist company because our dedication to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is more than a statement. It is a deep commitment to doing the work to foster an equitable environment that celebrates people for all of who they are.