1027332 CMS P&T Architect

  • Location:
    RTP, North Carolina, US
  • Area of Interest
    Professional Services
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id
What You'll Do
Cisco's $250 million Cloud Managed Services (CMS) business is part of the $9 billion Technical Services business at the core of the company today CMS is critical to helping Cisco's customers transition from on-premise IT environments to Solution's based strategies to embrace both Public and Private cloud.
Will be responsible for two domains of Platform Architectual leadership- Event Management & Platform Engineering
* Contribute to incubating innovation to support Technical Services' strategy
* Provide mature business perspective and solid business acumen in support of platform engineering activities
* Deliver results across organizational boundaries
* Effectively manage multiple initiatives in various stages of development across the rganization at the same time
* Prioritize competing needs and make important resource decisions to provide high-quality maximum impact deliverables on schedule
* Establish and enhance work flows, best practices and standards to ensure excellent customer experience

Who You'll Work With
* Architect and design ‘Common Services Infrastructure” for CMS platform ecosystem
* Ensure all Security and Data Sovereignty guidelines are followed
* Define KPIs needed to ensure infrastructure (IaaS + PaaS) are working correctly
* Collaborate with Software Engineering to ensure software developed aligns with platform standards, capabilities, strategic direction
* Manage lifecycle of platform ecosystem (software, hardware, capabilities)
* Work cross functionally with our global delivery, problem management, product management, and SW developers to ddefine ideal behavior for our platform across a variety of service offerings
* Develop, refine, and analyze metrics on the success of engineering activities
* Serve as a focal point for stakeholder requirements and translate them into platform requirements
* Actively particiate in the Problem Management and CSI processes to improve delivery and customer success

Who You Are
* 15+ years of professional experience in corporate or functional program management roles
* Ability to drive results through influence - ability to focus on most critical issues and establish a simple and pragmatic path to decisions
* Customer centric mind-set and approach to solving problems
* High threshold for ambiguity during early phases of engagements
* Ability to engage and influence peers and stakeholders independently
* Strong initiative leadership skills - structuring transformation and execution projects
* Self-starter and innovative thought leader
* Creative problem solving skills
* Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally in order to achieve business objectives
* Ideally broad familiarity with Services functions and business objectives within a technology based company.
* Strong presentation, meeting facilitation and communications skills

Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. We Are Cisco.

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