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The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

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Vaccination & Future of Work Expectations

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We believe the office is a critical driver of innovation, connection and development, but also realize providing more flexibility to our employees is critical in this new world. Starting in January 2022, the majority of our salaried employees will be able to work virtually for up to two days each week to create a more agile and modern workplace. Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in person depending a role’s responsibilities and requirements.

General information

All posting locations: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 04 - IT

Department: 04 - 03 - Architecture

Date Published: 06-May-2022

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

This role supports the Infrastructure Project Management team. The individual will Lead the execution of IT delivery for infrastructure projects. The Infrastructure PMO is responsible to deliver applications- infrastructure- and Security processes for various work streams globally. We are looking for individuals who have worked on Infrastructure rollouts such as: Network deployments- DC moves- IP phone rollouts- Server migrations- Security (SIEM SASE- etc.) and New technology deployments.

Responsibilities

  • Accountable for overall success of IT program and projects included but not limited to status reporting and Financial tracking.
  • Work with various Business- and IT- streams to clearly identify infrastructure- application and technical requirements
  • Maintain IT’s strategy and methodology while working with infrastructure SMEs on delivering short term and long-term solutions to Business requirements
  • The ability to work in a fast paced- end-user focused environment while maintaining a deep level of understanding of the system architecture
  • Maintain up-to-date role templates for various data and project requests
  • Tackle various application issues including Business process related concerns
  • Coordinate and implement Projects globally through their entire lifecycle. From Initiation- Planning- Execution- Monitoring & Control and Closure (including transition to operations).
  • Track monitor and coordinate resolution to risks and issues impacting project deliverables.
  • Elevates risks and issues to the program level when appropriate
  • Manage multi-functional- multinational- multivendor teams for developing and solving solutions to business requirements
  • Ensure project framework is documented to support BAU processes and successfully transitioned at project closure.
  • Assures timely delivery of relevant information to the vendors
  • Assures clear cooperation between the vendors

Experience and Knowledge:

  • Self-starter with high levels of drive- energy- resilience- and a desire for professional excellence
  • Extensive direct experience of people management across large- complex teams - leading across geographically and culturally diverse locations
  • Shown understanding and influencing of business and IT strategy
  • An ability to work effectively in a matrix organization is essential
  • The ability to work in a management capacity and a deep level of understanding of the system architecture
  • Previous experience working large complex Infrastructure project: Desktop upgrades- Voice or Network upgrades- Data Center move- Security for example.

Skills:

  • Deep and creative problem solving
  • Strong leadership and high sense of accountability
  • The ability to work in a management space and have a deep level of understanding of technical infrastructure including Hosting Services- WAN- LAN- Citrix- Security
  • Strong Financial administration and reporting skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • 7 + years of experience in project Management and IT.
  • 5 years or more as a Project Manager in IT. Prefer someone that started with an engineering background and then moved to project management.
  • This Candidate needs to have a solid understanding of Hosting- Networking- and Security.
  • Application development experience is a plus. Also needs to have worked in a Matrix management environment and worked with vended resources.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity