Program Management Support

Many government and commercial enterprises turn to Ventera for Program Management support to help ensure the success of their large, complex technology efforts. We work closely with client executives, managers, and program offices to provide the thought leadership and insight needed to effectively manage the program interrelationships critical to achieving strategic business goals. Our Program Managers come armed with best practices and hands-on experience from tackling even the stickiest of situations. Program management oversight and technical management activities include:

  • Ensuring program alignment with stated business objectives
  • Defining strategies that deliver real business value
  • Carrying out an actionable roadmap for implementation
  • Preparing business cases and justifications to garner approval and funding
  • Engaging executives and senior leadership in active sponsorship of the program’s organizational impact
  • Planning and forming the program to guarantee successful execution against goals
  • Managing team performance against targeted cost, schedule, and quality measures
  • Executing risk identification, mitigation, and contingency planning
  • Managing program changes resulting from market conditions and external factors
  • Creating a sense of ownership and commitment in program stakeholders and participants
  • Creating and establishing structures to enable a high performance culture
  • Building strong organization-wide communication and coordination practices
  • Establishing policies, processes, and procedures based on industry best practices to effect continuous improvement and support maturing the organization’s capabilities

Case Studies

  • Sirius XM’s IT Corporate Solutions business unit required IT Program Management to oversee the launch of one of the company’s first new technology offerings in recent history.

  • Sprint/Nextel’s Engineering & Operations business unit required experienced Program Management to prepare them to execute on a major strategic initiative.