Harris Corporation IT Specialist – Strategic Projects in Melbourne, Florida

IT Specialist – Strategic Projects 11/19/18ISUSA - FL - Melbourne




Job ID: CHQ20181911-28825


Job Title: IT Specialist – Strategic Projects Job Number: CHQ20181911-28825 Location: Melbourne, FL (Wickham campus)

Job Description:

The Information Technology (IT) Communications Specialist is a critical, highly visible role with responsibilities for generating professional, executive-level materials for senior level presentations and meetings. This position will report directly to the Senior Director, IT M&A and will work closely with the Chief Information Officer (CIO) and CIO Council (comprised of executive IT leadership). This position will require prioritizing and simultaneously managing multiple projects with timely follow-through. Please refer to the job description provided below.

Job Duties:

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Creation of IT communications related to M&A initiatives and activities.

  • Development of IT Strategic Guide Plan (SGP) materials, at direction of the CIO Council.

  • Development of executive presentation materials on behalf of the CIO Council.

  • Generation of materials for as-requested IT presentations to the Harris Board of Directors.

  • Management of communications-centric special projects assigned by the CIO.

  • Monthly consolidation of key IT financial & operational service metrics for delivery to Harris business segment Presidents.

  • Guidance to IT personnel on presentation generation and Harris standard templates/formats.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, with course work in Communications, Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related discipline.

  • Minimum 7 years of related experience.

  • Experience creating executive-level presentations and content for all levels of an organization.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduate degree in Communications, Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.

  • Ability to interact effectively with all management levels and form strong partnerships with key leaders.

  • Decision-making skills and thorough attention to detail.

  • Ability to multi-task and work through ambiguity.

  • Excellent written, oral, and presentation skills.

  • Advanced capabilities in PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Visio.

  • Ability to quickly understand technical terms, concepts, and Harris applicability.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne