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Security Programme Manager

Apply Job ID 563769BR Date posted 05/17/2022 Location(s) Portsmouth, United Kingdom; Greenford, United Kingdom; Manchester, United Kingdom; Warwick, United Kingdom; Glasgow, United Kingdom

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. Kyndryl is at the heart of progress — dedicated to helping companies and people grow strong. Our people are actively discovering, co-creating, and strengthening. We push ourselves and each other to seek better, to go further, and we carry this energy to our customers. At Kyndryl, we want you to keep growing, and we’ll provide plenty of opportunities to make that happen.

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Your Role and Responsibilities

We are looking for a Programme Manager with experience managing a portfolio of projects to meet business need.

The Role
  • Be responsible for the successful delivery of Security programmes, including co-ordination of multiple projects and management of their inter-dependencies with over-sight of any risks and issues that may arise
  • Design programme management governance and cadence
  • Ownership of the overall integrity and coherence of the programme
  • Assurance of quality delivery
  • Reporting directly to both Kyndryl and Client Stakeholders, work with these parties to ensure decisions required to facilitate challenges are obtained including risk and issue remediation planning and mitigation
  • Maintain, track and report on ‘give’ and ‘get’ dependency plans to both stakeholders and individual projects
  • Identify resource needs and manage allocation of individuals to project teams
  • Ensuring all projects are delivering to budgetary, time and contractual requirements.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Prince2 or PMP Accredited
  • 7+ years of general project management experience including delivery of at least 2 significant Infrastructure projects – On-Prem, Legacy, Cloud
  • Strong inter-personal and people management skills
  • Experience in managing matrixed teams which could consist of Employer’s, Client, and Third- Party Supplier personnel across multiple time zones
  • Extensive communication, reporting and stakeholder management experience is required.
  • Risk and Issue Management expertise
  • Ability to travel when required

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • Prince2 or PMP Accredited
  • MSP Accreditation would be ideal for this role
  • Attained a University degree or equivalent
  • 7+ years of programe/project management experience including delivery of at least 2 significant IT Security Programmes covering one of Zero Trust Services, Security Assurance Services, Security Operations & Response Services and Incident Recovery Services
  • Strong inter-personal and people management skills
  • Experience in managing matrixed teams which could consist of Employer’s, Client, and Third- Party Supplier personnel across multiple time zones
  • Extensive communication, reporting and stakeholder management experience is required
  • Risk and Issue Management expertise
  • Ability to travel when required

Required Education

None

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree

Being You @ Kyndryl

Kyndryl is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Other things to know

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Primary Job Category

Project Management

Role (Job Role)

Project Manager

Employment Type

Full-Time

Contract Type

Regular

Position Type

Professional

Travel Required

Some travel may be required based on business demand

Company

(Y072) Kyndryl UK Limited

Is this role a commissionable / sales incentive based position

No

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