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MANAGER, SOLUTIONS PORTFOLIO
Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Labour and Transportation I&IT Cluster, Architecture, Information Management and Labour Solutions Branch
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    ASM02 - Systems Management AM-02
Salary:    $100,793.00 - $124,141.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    48271
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Are you an experienced IT professional, with a background managing a portfolio of IT projects with high public visibility? Consider an opportunity with the Labour and Transportation I&IT Cluster, as a Manager, Solutions Portfolio. This role will provide expert strategic advice related to major I&IT issues, administrative and technical direction to systems staff.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• lead the analysis of Ministry business systems and define client requirements
• lead and manage multiple, long range systems for development and maintenance projects
• direct project planning, develop Request For Proposals (RFPs) and develop performance measures
• provide regular updates to program management and clients
• coordinate projects within the division, ministry and across ministries and/or with industry
• direct the development, review and approval of systems design for projects involving the application and implementation of new and innovative technologies and methods
• coordinate market research to identify and evaluate innovative technology trends, productivity tools and methods
• develop partnerships with clients, other ministries and jurisdictions and inter-disciplinary colleagues

How do I qualify?

Leadership and Project Management Skills
You have:
• demonstrated management and leadership skills to coach, lead and manage staff, financial and other resources within budget allotments
• demonstrated knowledge of project management principles, techniques and processes in a systems environment, including planning, estimating, budgeting and performance measurement

Technical Knowledge
You have:
• demonstrated knowledge of business systems analysis, design, testing and implementation in multi-platform environments with large software distribution to direct the development, evaluation and approval of systems and programs
• demonstrated knowledge of client operations and requirements related to I&IT solutions and awareness of current technology

Problem Solving and Communication and Consultation Skills
You have:
• knowledge of problem solving and analysis approaches and techniques to analyze and evaluate key business, financial and technical impacts and to direct staff in design, analysis and problem resolution
• demonstrated communication, interpersonal and consulting skills to establish effective relationships, provide systems advice to senior systems management and to consult with colleagues on system integration
• demonstrated planning, organizational and negotiating skills to coordinate project completion

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Permanent, 400 University Avenue, 9th Floor, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Management Compensation Plan
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Monday, January 21, 2013
 
Note:
  • T-MT-48271/12
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from applying and/or accepting a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from applying and/or accepting a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
 
Remember: The deadline to apply is Monday, February 4, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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