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Program Manager

Location: Philippines

Role

Program Manager

Job Description

Primary Responsibilities:

Program Management

  • Drive the Digital Program to a successful completion at the regional level in Asia on time and on budget with high quality
  • Manage the various stakeholders from business and IT
  • Develop and maintain road maps and capability development plans
  • Conduct Cost benefit analysis on project feasibility
  • Identify program and project vision, objectives and risks
  • Define program and project project scope, deliverables and roles and responsibilities in collaboration with stakeholders and business partners
  • Drive the Scrum Masters and Project Managers of the individual projects

Scrum Master / Project Management

  • Delight the customer
  • Facilitate the work of the team to deliver to project objectives
  • Own and guide the team in Agile/Scrum practices
  • Deliver projects on time, on budget, and within acceptable quality
  • Plan budgets for equipment, resources and vendors
  • Identify, analyze and prioritize project risks and impact of risks on the project
  • Comply with organizational Project process and documentation requirements

Resource Management

  • Acquire, develop, manage, and mentor resources within the team
  • Oversees daily activities and provides guidance to resources as necessary
  • Forecast resource demand and manage supply
  • Cascades all policies and procedures, strategies, information and other concerns to all reporting staff.
  • Develops and executes employee development plans
  • Conduct Performance Evaluations for team members and manage high and low performers appropriately
  • Ensures productivity and utilization of staff and general performance

Account Management

  • Build relationships with business stakeholders and ensure project support and commitment
  • Obtain stakeholder approval and commitment for project plan and resources to achieve project goals
  • Develop a communications plan to update stakeholders of the progress and approval process

Research & Development

  • Keep abreast of latest trends in technology by regularly surveying market landscape for solution insights,
  • Direction, vendors, and methods to assess their viability for use within the enterprise
  • Develop prototypes to potentially use these solutions in the enterprise

Qualifications

  • 10 to 20 years total experience in IT with at least 3 as a Manager
  • Must have prior experience as a Program Manager
  • Must have enterprise IT experience
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous
  • Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
  • Knowledge and experience in Agile EVM Metric Preferred
  • College/University Degree preferably in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Business
  • Scrum Master Certification Preferred

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience as a Scrum Master that was diligently applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory
  • Has Mobile, Cloud, or Big Data Analytics experience
  • Has experience working with JAVA SOA / Web Services

Core Soft/Transferable Competencies Required

  • Facilitating and coordinating
  • Leadership
  • Problem solving
  • Decision making
  • Oral communication
  • Written communication
  • Collaborating
  • Mentoring
  • Task organization
  • Negotiating
  • Presenting
  • Managing meetings

Number of Vacancies:

1

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