Dell Jobs

dell footer logo

Job Information

Dell Advisor – Program Management - IT in Round Rock, Texas

Dell IT Overview:

Dell creates technology solutions for a changing world. Our Information Technology (IT) Architecture team translates our customers’ business requirements into total enterprise-wide solutions. It takes deep technical knowledge to create architectural designs that exceed service requirements. We’re skilled in analyzing the customer’s business goals, objectives, needs and general business environment to create technical system solutions. Our expertise includes integrating hardware, processes, methodologies and software into the customer environment.

About Business Unit & Role Overview: .

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Adviser on our Program Management team in Round Rock, TX.

Game-changing technology projects need expert project managers to drive them – and that’s where our Project Program Management IT team comes into its own. We lead all aspects of IT project, program and portfolio activity and collaborate across all areas of the company to get results for our customers that exceed their expectations. Focused on completing projects and programs on time, within scope and budget, we define the project value proposition, manage resources, guide project team members and keep leaders updated on the project status and risk factors.

Be a part of the Dell’s digital transformation, it isn’t just about advancing technology. It requires changing people, process and culture as well as tools. The Dell Digital Way is the process part of that effort.Path2 Pivotal is a large Dell Digital designed d to help improve portfolio governance, agile adoption, change how we budget for projects, shift delivery focus to capabilities, standardize in Team Foundation Server (TFS) at tool and introduce other Dell Digital process changes in FY20. Be the Champion of Pivotal & TFS adoption for the team and drive the use TFS as our application lifecycle system in order to manage IT projects in a way that focuses our attention on business outcomes and increased business partner involvement instead of project management metrics like on-time start, actual vs planned hours, actual vs planned spend

Key Responsibilities

  • TFS Champion, lead & drive TFS adoption across the team. Understands different methodologies (Waterfall, Incremental, Agile, SAFe…), when and how to implement. Drive consistency across the various Scrum Teams and other complimentary delivery teams.

  • Able to work with different governance models, GPMO and steering committees, steering committees & serve as the main interfaces with Project Managers, PMO, Governance team for all demands

  • Ensures consistency and adherence to Dell standards, processes, and policies for all projects. Governance: Tracks organization tasks to completion (examples: app retirement, compliance training completion, PKEs, MAPS, own SharePoint and guarantee is organized and updated)

  • Work closely with the Strategist to help adhere to the organization’s budget. Versed in deliverable and benefits delivery cycles

Essential Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years IT experience

  • Familiarity with Agile/SCRUM development methodologies and software development life-cycle principles

  • Prior experience in leading high value, complex IT programs and projects in an agile environment

  • Ability to work effectively with multiple layers of the organization (experience working with / supporting executives is crucial) & operate effectively in a fast-paced environment with competing and shifting priorities

  • Proven track record in collaborating across organizational and cultural boundaries & ability to work well in a team environment

  • Strong organizational, planning, and program management skills. Acted as change agent & attention to detail. Results-driven and accountability-minded

  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

Desirable Requirements

  • PMP certified desirable

  • Certified Scrum Master desirable

  • SAFe certification desirable

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, presentation, and networking skills

  • DevOps experience a plus as it is a key part of our process


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

Our EVP:

Our Culture Code unites us and makes us a great family of companies and a great place to work. It’s how we run the business, go to market, work together and provide inspirational leadership. Our culture code is defined by our values and are made real every day by defining expectations for how we work and how we lead.

Apply Now

Dell is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.