Program Manager

United Kingdom, Warwick

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company (DS), provides businesses with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Our world-leading solutions transform the way products are designed, produced and supported. Our Industry Services division is responsible for the delivery of our product implementations in Enterprise and household-name brands, providing exciting and challenging exposure to leading-edge innovation in a wide range of industries.

We invite you to join our closely-knit, motivated, and fantastic team, taking your place in our team as a Program Manager, the role involves some travel to customer sites.

In the role you will be responsible for ensuring optimum ramp-up and building the success to one of our multi-year programs. You will manage dependencies, split of responsibilities across a multi-organizational program as well as manage escalations, risks and issues, sourcing of resources internally or from partners, and compile program performance reporting. The initial program at hand focuses on IT operations and IT systems change management hence experience of IT management is useful.

Role Description & Responsibilities

  • Lead in the definition of plans and scope of work, identifying and validating all assumptions and  dependencies
  • RACI definition across the project work breakdown structure
  • Prepare complete and accurate reporting including financial and internal and external status reporting
  • Prepare and submit forecasts for assigned projects
  • Prepare, communicate and execute project schedules to fulfil the scope of the project
  • Anticipate, communicate and mitigate project risks and issues within a shared governance structure
  • Ensure critical project documentation such as for example lessons learned and reporting is completed to the standards of the Dassault Systemes project deployment methodologies
  • Foster strong team spirit among project team members and trust-based relationship with the end customer
  • Drive project activities and resources to guarantee the committed quality, margin and schedule
  • Manage escalation if needed and coordinate the resolution of quality issues with our customer success and R&D teams


  • Solid experience in a Project or Program Management role implementing information systems (PLM, ERP, MES) at enterprise level
  • Experience of aligning project work with Agile principles such as SAFe , LeSS or other Agile deployment methodologies
  • Ability to demonstrate strong communication skills including the ability to convey information at correct level of detail for different audiences: customer executives, business stakeholders, IT stakeholders, and end users
  • Project management certifications: PMP, PRINCE 2 or similar are considered as an asset
  • Experience working with team from different cultures and countries. Experience working with off shore resources and teams
  • IT operational management and leadership experience, knowledge and experience of IT global services provision and processes
  • Knowledge and experience of IT system change management processes and software configuration controls
  • Experience and knowledge of refining and managing a product backlog of enabling features to support agile capability development
  • Knowledge of Test Management processes and automation

What’s in it for you

  • Your work will impact the outcome of the world’s biggest companies and organizations
  • Your skills will be constantly improved through challenging tasks, seminars, courses, peers knowledge sharing
  • A permanent job in a sustainable, innovative, science-oriented international company
  • Personal benefits: Health insurance, flexible working model

Diversity statement

As a game-changer in sustainable technology and innovation, Dassault Systèmes is striving to build more inclusive and diverse teams across the globe. We believe that our people are our number one asset and we want all employees to feel empowered to bring their whole selves to work every day. It is our goal that our people feel a sense of pride and a passion for belonging. As a company leading change, it’s our responsibility to foster opportunities for all people to participate in a harmonized Workforce of the Future.
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