Manager, IT Infrastructure Delivery

Neiman Marcus Dallas , TX 75201

Posted 4 months ago

COMPANY OVERVIEW

For over a century, Neiman Marcus Group has served the unique needs of our discerning customers by staying true to the principles of our founders: to be the premier omni-channel retailer of luxury and fashion merchandise dedicated to providing superior service and a distinctive shopping experience in our stores and on our websites. Neiman Marcus Group is comprised of the Specialty Retail Stores division, which includes Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, and our international brand, mytheresa.com. Our portfolio of brands offers the finest luxury and fashion apparel, accessories, jewelry, beauty, and home dcor. The Company operates more than 40 Neiman Marcus full-line stores in the most affluent markets across the United States, including U.S. gateway cities that draw an international clientele. In addition, we operate 2 Bergdorf Goodman stores in landmark locations on Fifth Avenue in New York City. We also operate more than 40 Last Call by Neiman Marcus off-price stores that cater to a value oriented, yet fashion minded customer. Our upscale eCommerce and direct-to-consumer division includes NeimanMarcus.com, BergdorfGoodman.com Horchow.com, LastCall.com, and CUSP.com. Every day each of our 15,000 NMG associates work towards the goal of enabling our customers to shop any of our brands "anytime, anywhere, and on any device." Whether the merchandise we sell, the customer service we offer, or our investments in technology, everything we do is to enhance the customer experience across all channels and brands.

DESCRIPTION

As IT Infrastructure Delivery Manager you will lead a team delivering multiple initiatives via a team of project managers, solution architects and externally contracted resources. You'll be adept at delivering complex digital projects, breaking down barriers for your team and both planning at a higher level and getting into the detail to make things happen when needed.

Defining project needs and feeding these into the demand pipeline will enable resources to be appropriately allocated. You will be core to decisions that build high performing teams, where people are excited about the work they are undertaking.

KEY RESPONSIBILITES

  • Delivering projects and products using appropriate project management methodologies, learning & iterating frequently

  • Establishing goals and objectives for a team of professionals and holding the team accountable for results

  • Managing a collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritizing the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team

  • Matrix-managing a multidisciplinary team of resources

  • Ensure all solutions are built to an appropriate level of quality, and effectively transitioned to support

  • Actively participating in the IT Leadership community, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge and bringing in best practices

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Proven experience in delivering infrastructure projects and products

  • Proven experience supervising others and managing to goals and objectives

  • Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity

  • Experience in matrix-managing multi-vendor teams

LEADERSHIP COMPETENCIES

For this role, the following competencies are the most relevant:

  • Changing and Improving

  • Making effective decisions

  • Leading and communicating

  • Collaborating and partnering

  • Managing a quality service

  • Delivering at pace

  • Demonstrating accountability

EDUCATION & WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution

  • 5 or more years information technology infrastructure project delivery

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