When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
How Will You Make an Impact?
The Senior Program and Portfolio Management (PPM) Analyst is responsible for supporting and advancing measurement, reporting and data management for Thermo Fisher Scientific s Laboratory Products Division (LPD). The LPD portfolio includes New Product Development (NPD), product derivative and sustainment programs. The Senior PPM Analyst will work closely with the LPD program and portfolio management leadership team representing multiple product lines
What will you do?
Plan and design reports and views that offer insight into program and portfolio performance.
Provide PPM system expertise supporting PPM process experts and end-users with troubleshooting system requests, new user onboarding, and workflow process definition.
Develop, promote, support, and improve repeatable processes, methods, measures, and leading practices across LSD to provide reliable data to leadership so they can make informed business decisions
Perform day-to-day administration of the system
Address minor daily user issues (e.g. login issues, time tracking issues, reporting issues)
Determine and perform software maintenance requirements
Engage with IT and product vendors to assess impact of software updates / releases
Work with content owners to manage data such as field, report, dashboard or resource information
Partner with LPD Business Unit (BU) Program Managers with set up and execution of regularly recurring reports and dashboards
Monitor update status and data compliance, flagging and addressing issues
Distribute recurring dashboards through the organization
Develop & Manage New Implementation Plans and Best Practices
Determine new requirements based on input from users and stakeholders
Develop solutions (e.g. reports, dashboards, etc.) to represent data in new and useful ways, working with users, stakeholders, user groups, and others, as appropriate
Communicate system changes to stakeholders
Work with vendors to understand and potentially implement new features / upgrades
Assess and manage risk to data integrity during any major system updates, migrations, etc.
Join the PPM Pro Governance board to establish and maintain best practices for governance
Establish prioritized roadmap of future feature / functionality
Prepare training documentation
Deliver users and 'train the trainer' training
Measure effectiveness of training
How will you get there?
Bachelor s degree in engineering, operations, business or related field
5+ years of experience configuring and managing Planview PPM Pro (formerly Innotas) or 7+ years of experience with another cloud-based Program and Portfolio Management Solution
5+ years experience using advanced reporting tools like Power BI and Business Objects
Strong business analysis and project management skills
Experienced developing instructional/procedural documentation and presentations particularly around PPM tool capabilities
Successful implementation of user training and change management
Experience working with large multi-year program development teams
Excellent facilitation, collaboration, verbal, and written communication skills
Experience acting as a system owner, managing user accounts and providing user support
This position has not been approved for relocation assistance.
About Thermo Fisher Scientific
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