Exelon VP, IT Enterprise Wide Solutions in CHICAGO, Illinois
Provide the overall leadership to develop and align IT vision, strategy, direction and plans for the deployment of information technology systems, products and services utilized across Exelon’s Business Units in support of Exelon’s strategies and objectives. Partner and engage with clients to gain Corporate Practice Area, business unit where necessary, alignment and oversee IT strategy development and execution. Provide oversight for day-to-day delivery of IT products and services to Exelon Corporate and Business Unit client areas as aligned to Enterprise-wide Applications, ensuring cost effectiveness and efficiency in meeting current and future business needs. Maintain an in-depth knowledge of Exelon’s business, strategies, and priorities. Provide overall responsibility and accountability for the design, development, and maintenance of all information technology systems in support of Exelon Corporate and Business units as aligned. Lead a team of information technology professionals and outsourcing services responsible for the delivery and support of business Applications. Develop and maintain key IT vendor relationships in support of critical platform and services provided.
Primary Roles and Responsibilities
Client Engagement: Provide leadership in managing relationships within the Exelon BSC and Exelon Corporate organizations and Exelon Business Units as supported by Enterprise-wide Applications, its customers and employees. Advise clients on information systems technologies, their functionalities, alternatives, costs, benefits, and implementation and life-cycle requirements. Provide overall guidance and insight to Exelon IT and Exelon Corporate/Business Unit leadership about application technology directions and investment decisions
Strategy: Provide IT leadership in the development and implementation of Exelon BSC and Corporate-area strategic plan to ensure alignment with Exelon’s overall strategy and IT’s target architecture, while enabling Exelon’s business strategy and objectives. Maintain awareness of technology improvements, best practices and business-related trends to identify opportunities and to assess their potential impact as they relate to providing IT Applications.
Delivery/Support: Lead the delivery and on-going support of Information Technology Applications for the Exelon BSC and Corporate functions, as well as Business Units as aligned to Enterprise-wide Applications, ensuring alignment with IT enterprise-wide goals and support of Exelon business objectives. Serve as member of the Information Technology Council and other Exelon-wide IT Leadership forums. Identify and monitor key performance indicators, recommend and implement appropriate corrective actions.
Staffing/Organization: Attract and retain qualified I/T resources in support of Exelon’s long-term I/T needs. Evaluate performance and support the development of IT personnel. Promote diversity and foster teamwork, collaboration and a learning organization. Support Business Talent Review activities, including ensuring development and readiness of talent pipeline.
Vendor/Supplier Relations: Build, foster and maintain high level relationships with key IT partners/vendors/suppliers serving Exelon Enterprise-wide systems and platforms. Ensure effective engagement through Exelon Supply resources in support of contracting for evolving business requirements and strategy, including actively working to influence vendor direction to meet Exelon’s immediate and long-term needs; Ensure timely and effective engagement with vendors to resolve emergent issues when appropriate.
Financial Management: Oversee and manage a baseline technology spend and associated financial management responsibilities for IT Delivery in the range of $100-$200 million annually.
•Bachelor’s degree, preferably within a technical discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering)
•At least fifteen years experience leading and managing a large organization, preferably within an IT-discipline
•Demonstrated knowledge of strategic planning and execution
•Demonstrated knowledge of general utility, generation and/or corporate-area operations and the use of information technology as a competitive advantage
•Advanced interpersonal skills, communications skills, and presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to present and discuss complex technical information to audiences of all levels (including Senior Executives) in a way that establishes rapport, persuades others, and gains understanding and approval
•Graduate degree in Information Systems or related discipline or MBA.
Job Information Technology - Staff
Organization: BSC Information Technology
Title: VP, IT Enterprise Wide Solutions
Other Locations: US-MD-BALTIMORE, US-DC-WASHINGTON
Requisition ID: 211772