Technical Project Manager (Cyber Enablement)

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Industry Type: IT Sector
  • Industry Location: Austin
  • Experience: NA
  • No. of Positions: 1
  • Primary Skills: Security Computer IT Project Management Analytical
  • Secondary Skills: Excel PowerPoint Outlook CISSP Consultant
  • Job Location: Austin, Texas
  • Posted Date: Posted today
Job Description

What We'll Bring:
Our quest to modernizing the way we do technology is not slowing down anytime soon. We continue to make big strides in our agile atmosphere to bring the latest in products and solutions within the cloud infrastructure. Our cloud teams have the potential to shape the future by solving thought-provoking problems and using transformational technology to further enhance our capabilities in this data-driven world. Helping our clients build trust begins with a strong team of innovators ready to pave the way with strategy and optimization in mind. You'll have the chance to thrive in a culture of ownership and delivery as these efforts continue to expand. As technology evolves, our advantage in having an ecosystem of innovation and modernization creates an unmatchable environment. These advantages can enable you to be at the center of groundbreaking discoveries.
What You'll Bring:
This role is a member of the Cybersecurity Enablement team and will interact with teams throughout Information Security and across both domestic and international business units. This role will be responsible for:

  • Lead a cross functional team to achieve project requirements, deadlines and schedules.
  • Analyze, plan and develop requirements in reference to scheduled projects.
  • Determine and define clear deliverables, roles and responsibilities for participants required for specific projects or initiatives.
  • Ensure all stakeholders are informed on schedule and budget.
  • Arrange agendas and schedules for meetings between all of the individuals who will be contributing to initiatives.
  • Assign and oversee deliverables of technical personnel while ensuring all participants are actively working toward established milestones.
  • Facilitate regular technical team meetings to determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding projects.
  • Identify and resolve conflicts and project issues.
  • Prepare project status reports.
  • Present progress and project status to management and other interested parties.
  • Assist with coordination of project-related change requests.
  • Participate as a scrum team member using Agile methodology and scrum practices.
  • Write internal communications documents, including handouts and emails, to inform team members of important notices.
  • Help the scrum team achieve higher levels of scrum maturity
  • Help service owners, development, operations and engineering teams to achieve strategic objectives.
  • Other duties as required

Impact You'll Make:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT/IS, Project Management or a related field preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years' Project Management experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience managing initiatives using Agile methodologies.
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in Information Security and/or Information Technology; ideally in a fast-paced, service-oriented, multinational environment.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes, strategies and methods
  • Familiarity and experience working with Agile and/or Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodologies.
  • Broad familiarity of common information security, information technology and cloud services terms and concepts.
  • Familiarity with IT Service Management (ITSM) terms and concepts.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to clearly communicate, expressing requirements and expectations to a wide range of individuals
  • Excellent time management, organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Stakeholder-focused with strong attention to quality and detail.
  • Energetic, self-motivated and resourceful.
  • Strong sense of personal accountability regarding decision-making
  • Analytical skills to monitor progress of an undertaking and identify areas needing adjustment or improvement
  • Cooperative and communicative attitude with executive staff, managers, and employees
  • Experience working in a high-level collaborative environment and promoting a teamwork mentality
  • Experience applying analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to predict challenges and seek to proactively head-off obstacles
  • Ability to analyze and think quickly and to resolve conflict
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment
  • Self-motivation and ability to stay focused in the middle of distraction
  • Willingness to manage multiple tasks at once
  • Experience with project management tools such as: Trello, Rally, etc.
  • Proven experience with Microsoft productivity tools including: Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook.

Candidates with certifications in Project Management (PMP, SAFe); Information Security (CISSP, CISM); or IT Service Management (ITIL) will be given additional consideration.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

TransUnion's Internal Job Title:
Sr Consultant, Cybersecurity

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