Job Description :
Job Title: Program/Project Manager of Cloud Data Engineering
Location: Madison, Wisconsin
Duration: 9 Months

Scope of Work:

The University System is transforming its Oracle/PeopleSoft finance and human resources support environment, including the selection and implementation of a new cloud-based ERP, standardization of business processes, and integration with several ongoing System projects.
Respondents must have experience with implementations of cloud-based finance, human resource and/or student information systems in large complex organizations.
Implementations must have included business process redesign or standardization, data and reporting planning and implementation, information security planning, and significant change management activities (including training and professional development for users of systems, information technology staff, and program staff
Implementations at higher education institutions are preferred but not required.
A minimum of five references must be uploaded with resume. Identified references must be able to speak to candidate''s prior cloud and/or on-premise ERP implementation or other experience that will help them complete work described in this RFS.
The Program Executive will work closely with the executive sponsors, the program executive committee, the program advisory committee, and the program director to develop strategies and tactics during the preplanning project.

The Program Executive will be engaged for up to nine months, focusing on:
(1) directing the overall preplanning project,
(2) development of the project scope and schedule,
(3) change management planning and initiation,
(4) informing overall project structure and coordination between System Administration and all other campus locations
(5) development and analysis of options for the future operational state of finance and human resources support for all campuses
(6) coaching and mentoring employees engaged in the project.

Change Management - 10 yrs
Enterprise Program Management - 10yrs
Implementation of large complicated models and processes - 10yrs
Selection and Management of large teams - 10yrs
Knowledge of IT Security best practices - 5yrs.
Higher education experience is a big plus