Cognizant QA Manager - Projects in Peoria, Illinois

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+ Understand program objectives and prepare the program charter.

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+ identify benefits and success criteria of the program.

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+ Track and report contribution of the program to the defined benefits of the program.

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+ Define the program structure aligned with the program charter.

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+ identify the relevance of various projects / subprograms and their contribution to the program.

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+ identify multiple MSI Program Managers / Project Manager and let them build the individual

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+ subprogram / project charter in line with the overall program charter.

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+ Identify relevance of the various projects and their contribution to the Program.

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+ identify multiple Project Managers and guide them to build individual project charter in line with the overall program charter.

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+ Identify program dependencies and critical decision / discussion points.

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+ consolidate all the individual project/subprogram plans and integrate the same into a program plan.

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+ Reviews: Conduct program reviews with relevant stakeholders to identify / manage issues & risks and ensure smooth delivery provide delivery governance and resolve escalated project issues affecting the program.

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+ review and monitor all phases of the project (requirements gathering, design, architecture, development, testing, implementation, warranty) on a regular basis and suggest corrective actions.

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+ initiate corrective actions in project(s) where variance is found.

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+ Tracking: Track actual vs planned program progress.

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+ collaborate with the Project Managers of individual projects to create / review and track the project management plan as well as subsidiary plans including the cost, schedule, staffing/pyramid management, scope, requirements, risk, quality, communication & stakeholder management.

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+ provide support and guidance on the individual projects to Project Managers and facilitate seamless integration of various pieces in the overall Program.

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+ Conflict Management: Anticipate conflict situations and oversee timely resolution of escalated issues.

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+ Risk Management: Identify risks at the beginning in partnership with Project Manager.

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+ review issues and risks for each of the project(s) with the Project Manager, as per the risk management plan.

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+ engage with the delivery team to critically review and detect early warning signals that pose threats to the overall program objectives.

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+ communicate risks to the Engagement Manager.

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+ implement HMP in the program.

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+ prioritize risks.

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+ secure necessary approvals from the program board.

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+ RePlanning: Undertake continuous replanning and reprioritization, as required, to complete the Program on time.

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