About IBM IBM is a global technology and innovation company present in India since 1992. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with approximately 380,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation. About the Business Unit Transformation & Operation: The IBM Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) organization spans several functional areas such as procurement, manufacturing, demand-supply planning, manufacturing engineering, logistics, customer fulfillment, accounts receivable collection and sales transaction support. Who you are:As a Lead Software Asset Management you will be responsible for Entitlement of baseline data accuracy, integrity, accurate reconciliation of entitlements against installed inventory, and discrepancy closure, on Distributed Platforms (Intel, UNIX, Linux etc.) What you’ll do:
Ensuring all Distributed entitlements data is validated by mapping entitlements data to standard product names.
Receiving and formatting ongoing software license acquisition/discontinuance information (including software proof of license) from product acquisition groups in regions.
Performing discrepancy closures in SW Recon tool, based on data validation and resolution decisions from Account Deliver Program Managers.
Amending Software License Base information for software product changes to the Contract Software list.
Comparing software licensed information to software installed information to identify variances.
Ensuring that required information is obtained about the changes in vendor names, and resolved.
Identifying and initiating the required purchases/discontinuances to correct the identified variances.
Producing and distributing the contracted Software License Management reports
How we’ll help you grow:
You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses you need to become the expert you want to be
You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor
You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you
• Manage the end to end ordering process from quote/order to delivery including remediation tracking and reporting