Reporting to and under the general direction of the Manager of Product, the Manager of Agile Product Development acts as a leader and subject matter expert for agile product development methodologies. This role is responsible for fostering a high performing team focused on successful product delivery. Contributes to and prioritizes product roadmaps based on strategic business goals and objectives.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Coaches and leads team members through successful delivery via agile methodologies and to a higher level of success that is sustainable and meets business goals.
Collaborates across product delivery teams in support of a consistent approach across product initiatives.
Partners with leadership team to define the strategic objectives of the company and align programs and projects to those objectives.
Contributes to staff effectiveness through onboarding, mentoring, coaching, developing and motivation techniques.
Owns the onboarding tasks, schedules and process for all team members in the product organization.
Manages issues, risks, dependencies, overlaps and decisions across all strategic initiatives.
Advises on critical decision making and provide risk mitigation strategies on current initiatives.
Ensures cross-functional project coordination and manage stakeholder communication.
Provide engagement oversight and be responsible for overall business experience and satisfaction.
Directs the daily work of the product team members.
Education, License or Certification:
Bachelor s degree in IS or equivalent experience
3-5 years of experience in application development/support in an agile environment
3-5 years of team lead experience
1-3 years of product development experience