IT Portfolio Manager

Date: Feb 8, 2024

Location: Chennai, TN, IN, 600113 Cochin, IN, 682042 Chennai, TN, IN, 600113

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Brand Overview


Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

India Operations

BURNDY Technology and Global Business Services Private Limited (HUBBELL INDIA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hubbell Inc.  Hubbell India provides Engineering Services, Business Solutions and IT Services. Hubbell Engineering located in Ascendas, ITPL,Chennai, is engaged in the business of computer aided design and engineering services. The Hubbell Business Solutions functions at Infopark Kochi, provide superior business intelligence, knowledge services and business process solutions across Hubbell divisions and Corporate.  IT Services team is spread across Chennai and Kochi.

Hubbell Electrical Products LLP located in Chennai is poised to assist with part and product manufacturing for all Hubbell Business units

Posting Address


Burndy Technology & Global Business Services Pvt Ltd        
8th Floor, Lulu Cyber Tower                                                 
Infopark, Kochi, Kerala – 682042

Position Overview

Hubbell is looking for an experienced Senior Program and Portfolio Management Office Leader with experience in building the PMO organization from ground up.  In this role, you will be responsible for creating the overall program management framework and governance structure, drive product centric and agile mindset, and manage a portfolio of complex programs and projects across all IT departments.  

Duties and Responsibilities

•    Drive the development and implementation of PMO processes, tools, and methodologies to support our business objectives and outcomes.
•    Build the PMO organization from the ground up, including identifying staffing needs, recruiting and hiring project managers and business analysts, and developing onboarding and training programs.
•    Manage, mentor, and influence direct and indirect team members to support PMO Processes and tools.
•    Develop and implement PMO processes, tollgates, budget tracking, tools and methodologies to support business transformation objectives, while maintaining alignment with overall company strategy
•    Provide leadership and direction to the PMO team, including project managers and IT Business Partners
•    Manage the portfolio of programs and projects, including planning, prioritization, resourcing, risk management, and stakeholder management.
•    Ensure that project management processes are aligned with agile development methodologies and support rapid delivery of business value
•    Develop and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, including executive leadership, business unit leaders, and project sponsors
•    Lead regular portfolio reviews to ensure project status, risks, and issues are accurately reported and addressed.
•    Develop and implement change management strategies to drive adoption of new processes and tools across the organization
•    Continuously assess and improve the effectiveness of PMO processes, tools, and methodologies, incorporating feedback and lessons learned.
•    Serve as a subject matter expert on project management best practices and agile development methodologies.

Skills and Experience

•    Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Technology, or related field
•    Minimum of 10 years of experience managing large enterprise level IT program
•    Over 5+ years of building and operating enterprise wide PMO 
•    Proven track record of successful delivery of large-scale programs and projects using agile development methodologies.
•    Knowledge of working with Product Centric / Agile planning tools.
•    Product Owner Certification, PMP, and/or Agile Certification preferred.
•    Strong leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
•    Experience in building and leading a PMO organization from the ground up.
•    Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.
•    Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to present complex information to a variety of audiences.


Bachelors Degree in Engineering General or Information Systems


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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