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Delivery Lead

Atlanta, Georgia;

Job Description:

GBS/STS Agile Skill Group is looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager that has a strong understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

This individual would be expected to lead project work group meetings and own regular status communications to stakeholders.

Expected to interact with a wide variety of stakeholders including senior business partners.

Ensures all project deliverables are managed on time and with high quality.

The ideal candidate is a passionate project manager who enjoys working on technology projects and being part of a skill group with like-minded agile professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and facilitate routines to support delivery (for example, kick-offs, status reviews, stakeholder meetings, change controls, tollgates, and so on).

  • Plan and coordinate delivery and dependencies across multiple teams.

  • Facilitate dependency management/risk management/impediment removal against deliverables.

  • Promote/facilitate communication and collaboration across organizations to support the deliverable completion and timeline.

  • Gather/facilitate status updates for the deliverables to stakeholders and leadership pertaining to delivery, risks/issues, and schedule.

  • Ensure that execution is aligned with deliverable requirements by working with stakeholders.

  • Ensure deliverables comply with Enterprise Change Management standards.

  • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews

  • Communicate release details and schedules to the Business as required

  • Project status oversight & reporting on delays/risks/issues across priorities such as MRA2 and SDM

  • Data quality support, such as reviewing reports and partnering with project managers on timely corrections

  • Portfolio/Program oversight and regular required updates such as tangible business outcomes and metrics

  • Quality assurance reviews and audits

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of relevant Project Management /Delivery Lead experience. 

  • Competent understanding of various SDLC methodologies from waterfall through agile 

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills and excellent organization skills 

  • Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, adapt to change, and effectively prioritize work to meet competing deadlines 

  • Experience with onsite-offshore coordination 

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Excellent communication and coordination skills.

  • High technical acumen.

  • Knowledge of Enterprise Change Management (ECM) best practices.

  • Experienced with Lean Agile Core Values & Principle

  • Familiar with Scrum & Kanban Frameworks. Experience using JIRA.

  • PMP Certified

Desired Skills:

  • Program Management Experience.

  • Agile related certifications - SAFe Scrum Master, CSM, PSM

  • Previous banking experience - familiar with Change Management, MRA2 ECM processes.         

  • Risk Management

  • Previous experience as hands-on developer

Any other details/Certification needs:

  • PMP – Project Management Professional

General Job Description:

Responsible for planning, coordinating, and delivery of defined deliverables which usually requires engagement from multiple teams such as a project or smaller program.

Communicates the work objectives, coordinates delivery, manages risks, ensures compliance to standards, and provides end-to-end visibility into the health of the deliverables.

Ensures execution and delivery meets the client’s expectations in terms of the functionality, quality, timeline and cost.

Coordinates and facilitates routines to support delivery – e.g. kick-offs, status reviews, stakeholder meetings, change controls, tollgates, etc. Plans and coordinates delivery and dependencies with across multiple teams.

Facilitates dependency management/risk management/impediment removal for the defined deliverables.

Promotes/facilitates communication and collaboration across organizations to support the deliverable completion and timeline.

Gathers/facilitates status updates for the deliverables to stakeholders and leadership pertaining to delivery, risks/issues, and schedule.

Ensures that execution is aligned with deliverable requirements by working with the sponsor/stakeholders.

Ensures deliverables comply with Enterprise Change Management standards. Supports resource planning for delivery/execution.

Individual Contributor.

- *Candidates requiring current or future visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position**

**This role is not open to telecommuting or remote arrangements**

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

GBS/STS Agile Skill Group is looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager that has a strong understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

This individual would be expected to lead project work group meetings and own regular status communications to stakeholders.

Expected to interact with a wide variety of stakeholders including senior business partners.

Ensures all project deliverables are managed on time and with high quality.

The ideal candidate is a passionate project manager who enjoys working on technology projects and being part of a skill group with like-minded agile professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and facilitate routines to support delivery (for example, kick-offs, status reviews, stakeholder meetings, change controls, tollgates, and so on).

  • Plan and coordinate delivery and dependencies across multiple teams.

  • Facilitate dependency management/risk management/impediment removal against deliverables.

  • Promote/facilitate communication and collaboration across organizations to support the deliverable completion and timeline.

  • Gather/facilitate status updates for the deliverables to stakeholders and leadership pertaining to delivery, risks/issues, and schedule.

  • Ensure that execution is aligned with deliverable requirements by working with stakeholders.

  • Ensure deliverables comply with Enterprise Change Management standards.

  • Conduct Release Readiness reviews, Milestone Reviews, and Business Go/No-Go reviews

  • Communicate release details and schedules to the Business as required

  • Project status oversight & reporting on delays/risks/issues across priorities such as MRA2 and SDM

  • Data quality support, such as reviewing reports and partnering with project managers on timely corrections

  • Portfolio/Program oversight and regular required updates such as tangible business outcomes and metrics

  • Quality assurance reviews and audits

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of relevant Project Management /Delivery Lead experience. 

  • Competent understanding of various SDLC methodologies from waterfall through agile 

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills and excellent organization skills 

  • Detail oriented, ability to multi-task, adapt to change, and effectively prioritize work to meet competing deadlines 

  • Experience with onsite-offshore coordination 

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Excellent communication and coordination skills.

  • High technical acumen.

  • Knowledge of Enterprise Change Management (ECM) best practices.

  • Experienced with Lean Agile Core Values & Principle

  • Familiar with Scrum & Kanban Frameworks. Experience using JIRA.

  • PMP Certified

Desired Skills:

  • Program Management Experience.

  • Agile related certifications - SAFe Scrum Master, CSM, PSM

  • Previous banking experience - familiar with Change Management, MRA2 ECM processes.         

  • Risk Management

  • Previous experience as hands-on developer

Any other details/Certification needs:

  • PMP – Project Management Professional

General Job Description:

Responsible for planning, coordinating, and delivery of defined deliverables which usually requires engagement from multiple teams such as a project or smaller program.

Communicates the work objectives, coordinates delivery, manages risks, ensures compliance to standards, and provides end-to-end visibility into the health of the deliverables.

Ensures execution and delivery meets the client’s expectations in terms of the functionality, quality, timeline and cost.

Coordinates and facilitates routines to support delivery – e.g. kick-offs, status reviews, stakeholder meetings, change controls, tollgates, etc. Plans and coordinates delivery and dependencies with across multiple teams.

Facilitates dependency management/risk management/impediment removal for the defined deliverables.

Promotes/facilitates communication and collaboration across organizations to support the deliverable completion and timeline.

Gathers/facilitates status updates for the deliverables to stakeholders and leadership pertaining to delivery, risks/issues, and schedule.

Ensures that execution is aligned with deliverable requirements by working with the sponsor/stakeholders.

Ensures deliverables comply with Enterprise Change Management standards. Supports resource planning for delivery/execution.

Individual Contributor.

- *Candidates requiring current or future visa sponsorship will not be considered for this position**

**This role is not open to telecommuting or remote arrangements**

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21072641

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Rhonda Turner

Referral Bonus:

0