PORTFOLIO DIRECTOR – FOUNDATIONAL TECHNOLOGY

Dick's Sporting Goods

Date: 09/03/2020

Location: Coraopolis, PA

Aligned to specific Technology domains, with a position for each VP of Engineering, this role will assist their Engineering VP to run their organization as a business and partner with senior leaders, tech teams, and other Office Of peers, and will  manage programs and  coordinate initiatives within their domain and across the enterprise.  In addition, this role will also ensure domain level strategic alignment to broader Technology strategies and practices while driving operational efficiency within their domain.


Office of Leadership: 


  • Ensures strategic alignment of the assigned Engineering Domain(s) with Technology and Enterprise level strategy and goals. Supports strategic planning activities within the Engineering domain(s).
  • Supports prioritization, budgeting, and goal setting within the Engineering Domain(s).
  • Ensures alignment of the technology organization and key stakeholders with Engineering domain’s direction.
  • Drives operational efficiency within the domain(s) by driving capabilities into an operating model and managing tactics and planning efforts within the Engineering domains.
  • Helps to manage the backlog and portfolio of initiatives within the Engineering domain(s).
  • Drives change management, communications planning, and execution efforts within the Engineering domain(s).  Plans and drives activities that build the “culture” of the Engineering domain(s).
  • Helps the team to think about how to market the successes of this area.
  • Ensures alignment, and works on assigned initiatives, in conjunction with other “office of/portfolio” leads within Technology.
  • Drives Engineering domain level reporting practices and alignment between financial tracking and value delivery.

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