Thermo Fisher Scientific Director, PMO and Analytics in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Job Title: Director, PMO & Analytics

Requisition ID: 85448BR

When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

How will you make an impact?

The PMO & Analytics leader will lead the team that is responsible for delivery and governance of key digital services across the Customer Channels Group (CCG) that provide innovative technology capabilities for our $4.7 billion distribution division. Reporting to the Group VP of CCG IT, this leader will manage the global Project Management Office (PMO), Architectural Standards, Data Science Strategy, and our Shared Services engagement. This role interacts with all levels of the organization, bringing together Group IT, Shared Services IT, and our Business colleagues, from senior leadership to individual teams in a highly collaborative environment. The role will consist of highly strategic, process and innovation components. We prefer the PMO & Analytics leader be located in Pittsburgh, PA, but will consider working remotely.

What will you do?

Global Project and Architectural Governance :

  • Expand our Demand and Capacity Planning processes

  • Intake, prioritization and resource planning

  • Expand our Project Management and Technology Architectural frameworks:

  • Discovery, Business Case, Delivery, QA, Benefits Realization

  • Establish architectural governance in partnership with Shared Services

  • Lead team of project management and technical architectural professionals

  • Train and advise our organization on governance frameworks

  • Engage with leadership and our Shared Services partners to drive seamless execution of our strategic roadmap and objectives

  • Establish and regularly report on X-matrix, A3s and KPI metric performance aligned to PPI Business System

Data Science and Analytics Enablement :

  • Partner with Shared Services to define and execute on CCG strategy to unleash business insight through emerging, innovative technologies

  • Partner with shared services teams to define operational dashboards to facilitate business key performance indicators / metrics management

  • Engage with shared services and business to leverage our critical business data via Corporate Data Lake to effectively provide downstream actionable insights

Shared Services Engagement :

  • Through collaboration with our Shared Services colleagues including e-business, infrastructure and applications teams, align planning and drive execution of our CCG roadmap to expand digital enablement of our business

  • Govern and influence the portfolio of activities within shared services PMOs and enterprise architecture to insure CCG needs are understood to effectively provide customer facing digital capabilities and share applications across business units

How will you get here?


Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in business or a technical-related field


  • Experience leading and empowering global diverse teams in matrixed environment

  • Experience operating in an Agile environment is a plus

  • Worked within technology or business environment for 8 years

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Champion innovation, creative thought leadership

  • Strategy development with alignment to annual roadmaps for execution

  • Strong collaboration, global mindset, communication and influencing skills

  • Learning agility to evolve technologies to achieve long-term business goals

  • Financial and business acumen

  • Ability to travel 20%

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.