Position Overview and Responsibilities:

Responsibility for quality and financials of external services for R&D IT

  • Supplier and vendor management for M&S IT together with procurement

  • Contract preparation and contract lifecycle management

  • KPI evaluation for contracts, IT applications and IT projects

  • Ensure existence and compliance to operation guidelines

  • Maintain continuous improvement process in respect to service operation management for M&S IT systems

  • Assessments of service landscape and contribution to strategic development of service landscape

  • Keep market overview on service and software providers and service operation industry standards

  • Review new and existing contracts

  • Monitor delivery of partners and work with M&S teams to escalate issues

  • Review existing agreements for utilization or retirement

  • Implement cost savings measures when appropriate

  • Help evaluate resource needs on projects and works with Project Manager to effectively estimate, prioritize and resource the project for quality, on-time, and on-budget delivery

  • Works with M&S Domain Management and Global counterparts to ensure alignment on key technologies and standards

  • Educational Requirements / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor s Degree in IT, Marketing, Finance, or related

  • 1-3 years applicable business experience

  • Knowledge of IT procurement and commercial processes

  • Knowledge of M&S activities a plus

  • Knowledge of IT SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) methodologies a plus

  • Effective communication and negotiation skills through articulating concepts and ideas

  • Job Function: Operations Management
  • Education Level: Bachelors Degree ( 16 years)
  • Work Remote: No
  • Travel: No

Associated topics: equipment, ip, maintain, network, satcom, satellite, system engineer, system specialist, system technician, technician

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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