First Data Solution Lead (Portfolio Management) in Atlanta, Georgia

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year.

We are looking for a Solutions Lead for our Portfolio Management group. This is a full-time role to be based in Atlanta, GA

Position Description Overview The candidate will have experience in report creation/ SQL Reporting and knowledge of the Clarity Project and Portfolio tool.

The candidate must have experience in leveraging available process data to create views into the health of the portfolio and/or business. They must also have the ability to work with and report out to all levels of the organization.

Job Responsibilities * Good understanding of all areas of the GBS (Global Business Solutions) and/or GFS (Global Financial Solutions) value chain and able to lead workshops in all value chain areas. Compile effort estimates with minimum supervision and able to work independently will all technology, product and business contributors. Coordinate requirements and design workshops. * Coordinate team of BAs and ensure deliverables for the solutions work stream are completed in line with the program timelines. Work stream management and workshop schedule management. * Conduct quality review of solutions deliverables in all value chain areas. Test execution and defect resolution quality review. Demonstrates a collaborative approach to solutions. * Support GBS Portfolio management function via the processing of new requests. Create presentations that support key initiatives. * Develop metrics that help to identify issues within the organization along with the action plan to resolve them. Make recommendations for improvements to the GBS portfolio management function Scope of Job Works on moderately complex projects with a high breadth of responsibility. Participates in far-reaching research projects, making important decisions.

Autonomy Works independently on assigned tasks. Have independent authority to make significant changes to systems and environment. Must be able to supervise and coaching when interfacing with multiple IT groups and business units.

Job Requirements * 5 yrs. of related IT experience. * SQL Reporting. * Experience with Demand Management/Portfolio Management. * Financial/banking domain experience prefd. * Bachelor Degree at College of Engineering and Technology or equivalent work experience. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in US without any visa restrictions.

First Data is an Affirmative Action – Equal Opportunity Employer(Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBT)

Job: *Technical Support

Title: Solution Lead (Portfolio Management)

Location: Georgia-Atlanta-Atlan-5565 Glenridge Connector

Requisition ID: 2134400