1+ months
2018-03-062018-05-10

Lead IT Service Management Specialist - EUS

MetLife
Cary, NC
**Job Location:** Cary, NC







**Role Value Proposition:**







In support of MetLifes corporate strategy, two key focus areas include employing an end-to-end services perspective and providing transparency with unit cost improvement for infrastructure services. This role will assist the End User Portfolio Service Owner in setting services strategy for the Communications and Collaboration services within the portfolio, serve as a leader in continual improvement of services within the End User services portfolio, and providing input for creation of new services and retirement of older services.







**Key Responsibilities:**







Organizes and chairs formal service level, initiative and financial review meetings with lines of business representatives and IT services teams/providers.







Articulates the service portfolio and associated expenses to the firm as they apply to the services focusing on improving adoption and optimizing use of the services.







Oversees use of performance metrics and client-driven reports on key services metrics.







Assists with defining the strategy for services within the End User Portfolio, specifically focusing on the Communications and Collaboration family of services (Messaging, Web/Audio/Video Conferencing, etc)







Working with lines of business to understand the current user base, demands and requirements for services.







Coordinating efforts across functional teams to establish continual improvement efforts starting with baselining End User Services and conducting regular reviews to identify targeted actions.







Maintains knowledge of industry trends and knowledge of risks, opportunities and services available to build a competitive advantage and improve efficiency and effectiveness of the business.







Leading services focused projects to improve service capabilities within the End User portfolio.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**







**Required:**







Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, Finance or other related fields or equivalent work experience







7+ years of broad IT experience, including application development or infrastructure engineering/support







3+ years of experience with End User/Workplace technologies and services, with focus on Communication and Collaboration services







Experience working as a services provider for End User Services in a delivery or product management role







Strong customer relationship skills







**Preferred:**







End User Technology Product Management experience







Experience with IT budget planning processes and chargeback methodologies







Knowledge of SDLC methodologies







Business acumen with broad exposure to business units







ITIL Certification or working knowledge







**Travel**







_25%_







**Business Category**







_Global Technology and Operations_







**Number of Openings**







_1_







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**







MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.







**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**







Requisition #: 95545

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