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Conduent Senior Director, IT - Transportation in United States

About Conduent

Through our dedicated associates, Conduent delivers mission-critical services and solutions on behalf of Fortune 100 companies and over 500 governments – creating exceptional outcomes for our clients and the millions of people who count on them.

You have an opportunity to personally thrive, make a difference and be part of a culture where individuality is noticed and valued every day.

Job Description

Conduent is seeking an experienced Senior Director level IT executive to lead the technology platforms, solutions and execution strategy for the Transportation Transit business. The successful candidate will have responsibility for the end-to-end delivery of all client implementation and product build for the Transportation Transit business. This role will manage a team of 70+ associates and will report directly to the business unit CIO.

More specific responsibilities include:

  • Working closely with various business groups and clients within the business lines to understand the problems, improve collaboration and seeking opportunities to drive technology platforms and solutions in Transit line of business.

  • Leading our technology team across the large portfolio to revise and enhance our technology platform roadmap.

  • Establishing and assuring adherence to budget, schedules, work plans, and performance requirements.

  • Interacting with senior management or executive levels both within the Company as well as on client side.

  • Managing the Technology team with responsibility for total technology delivery end-to-end.

  • Working directly with both internal business leaders and with customer/client business and IT counterparts.

  • Top of escalation stack for all IT issues coming from internal business or the customer.

  • Communicating IT strategy and thought leadership to business leaders and clients.

  • Supporting Business Development and Sales teams in the pursuit of new business and change orders.

  • Supporting the development of business, product and technology roadmaps.

  • Managing all aspects of technology delivery in support of multiple clients for the complete landscape including day to day operations, application enhancements, strategy development and project / implementation support.

    The successful candidate will bring to this role:

  • 15+ years' experience in the Transportation sector culminating in a similar role.

  • Consulting/ Advisory industry experience preferred

  • Specific knowledge and experience of Transit or Transportation business.

  • Hands-on experience of application development from earlier in their career.

  • Highly effective leader with the ability to oversee a diverse array of activities and competing priorities. Strong organizational skills with proven ability to effectively plan and execute projects to achieve business objectives

  • Experience in leading/motivating a large, diverse workforce; must be able to build camaraderie/trust within and across organizations

  • Advanced communication skills (written and verbal), presentation skills and interpersonal and relationship skills. Serve as a champion for the client and customer across the organization

  • Strong project management skills; must be able to manage multiple programs at one time

  • Advanced ability to obtain customer information and feedback to improve products, assess the cost/value implications and make recommendations

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent professional work experience

Closing

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law.

People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form (https://downloads.conduent.com/content/usa/en/file/conduent-applicant-adaaa-referral-form.pdf) . You may also click here to access Conduent’s ADAAA Accommodation Policy (http://downloads.conduent.com/content/usa/en/document/cdt_adaaa_accommodation_pol.pdf) .

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