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Applications Rationalization Specialist

Charlotte, North Carolina
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for a technical lead that is excited to help modernize our environment by working through IT application and asset rationalization. The role will be responsible for leading the rationalization effort across businesses and applications organizations by assisting the team develop and execute their roadmaps.

Applications Rationalization Responsibilities
  • Establish and maintain a framework for applications rationalization
  • Lead, support, coordinate initiatives to reduce system proliferation by working to migrate legacy solutions to common enterprise standards
  • Lead project planning session ensuring involvement and presence of required stakeholders
  • Understand cross functional requirements and bring perspective from several IT architecture domains (process, applications, data, technology) into the solution design in support of application rationalization
  • Convene, educate and engage key stakeholders on business implications of applications portfolio decisions
  • Optimize and improve project management of portfolio rationalization
  • Manage various sized, diverse, and geographically distributed project teams
  • Responsible for framing the portfolio in language of business, providing clear objectives and path for decision making.
  • Identify areas of improvement through value/KPI monitoring
Asset Management Responsibilities
  • Support asset management process, policies and procedures for management of technology assets
  • Propose process enhancements for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the IT asset management program
  • Support risk management and compliance activities for IT hardware and applications assets
Required Education, Experience, & Skills

Required Skills and Education
  • Bachelor s degree required
  • 6 years of related professional experience
  • Experience managing IT projects within a geographically diverse environment using formal project management methodology, techniques and tools
  • Knowledge of business process mapping and documentation of requirements
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

Preferred Skills and Education
  • MS in related field
  • 4 years of experience leading an application portfolio/rationalization team with a mid to large size organization
  • Experience with ERP solutions
Applications Rationalization Specialist


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  • Job Reference: 707239050-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BAE Systems
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Legal
  • Job Type: Permanent