Consultant – Infrastructure Platform – Technical Program Manager

Toyota

Plano, TX

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Overview
Who we are
Collaborative. Respectful. A place to dream and do. These are just a few words that describe what life is like at Toyota. As one of the world’s most admired brands, Toyota is growing and leading the future of mobility through innovative, high-quality solutions designed to enhance lives and delight those we serve. We’re looking for diverse, talented team members who want to Dream. Do. Grow. with us.

Who we’re looking for

Toyota’s Digital Platform Engineering is looking for a passionate and highly motivated Consultant – Technical Program Manager

The primary responsibility of this role is to organize and coordinate programs, while providing strategic guidance to teams and project managers in ways that promote the company’s culture. The person in this role will also oversee the progression of infrastructure projects to successful completion.

Reporting to the Manager of Lifecycle Management, the person in this role will support the Digital Platform Engineering’s objective to deliver quality infrastructure projects on time and under budget.

What you’ll be doing

  • Strategize, implement, and maintain program initiatives that adhere to organizational objectives

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of multiple projects

  • Provide leadership to project managers, foster a positive team environment, and provide direction in ambiguous situations.

  • Oversee multiple infrastructure project teams, ensuring program goals are reached. Analyze, evaluate, and overcome program risks, and produce program reports for management and stakeholders

  • Use negotiation skills, influence and creativity to achieve successful outcomes around scope, schedule, costs/budget, issues/risks, and resources.

  • Maintain organizational standards of satisfaction, quality, and performance

What you bring

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Business Administration, Information Technology, or a similar related discipline, or equivalent work experience

  • 5+ years of experience managing IT projects, including end-to-end experience for medium-to-large projects and programs ($10-20 million annual budget)

  • 2+ years leading a program with multiple project managers

  • Exceptional leadership, time management, facilitation, and organizational skills

  • Outstanding attention to detail combined with the ability to see the big picture

  • Clear effective verbal and written communication skills including the ability to actively listen, problem solve, and communicate effectively with both technical and business users, team player; works well with others

  • Working knowledge of change management principles and performance evaluation processes

Added bonus if you have

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

  • Experience managing projects in a manufacturing plant environment and/or auto industry

  • Experience as an IT infrastructure engineer or managing IT Infrastructure projects

  • Expertise in Project Management tools, methodology and systems

What we’ll bring

During your interview process, our team can fill you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career development opportunities. A few highlights include:

  • A work environment built on teamwork, flexibility and respect

  • Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition reimbursement

  • Vehicle purchase & lease programs

  • Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family

  • Flextime and virtual work options (if applicable)

  • Toyota 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute

  • Paid holidays and paid time off

  • Referral services related to prenatal services, adoption, childcare, schools and more

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Relocation assistance (if applicable)

What you should know

Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business. Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

To save time applying, Toyota does not offer sponsorship of job applicants for employment-based visas or any other work authorization for this position at this time

Belonging at Toyota

Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. Respect for all is our North Star. Toyota is proud to have 10+ different Business Partnering Groups across 100 different North American chapter locations that support team members’ efforts to dream, do and grow without questioning that they belong. As a company that has been one of DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity and a member of The Billion Dollar Roundtable supporting minority and woman-owned suppliers for over 10 years, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business.

Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

Have a question or need assistance with your application? Check out the How to Apply section of our careers page on Toyota.com or send an email to talent.acquisition@toyota.com.