Apex Systems has a Program Manager opening with a top client in Iowa. We are looking for a person with the experience to line up all the work between the teams and figure out where all the dependencies are and how they are going to track how the work is moving along. If interested, please send a copy of your resume to our recruiter Mat Meyer at Program Manager Des Moines, IA Responsibilities
: Make up of a number of Agile teams, need someone more at the program level. Multiple Agile teams, this person is going to line up all the work between the teams and figure out where all the dependencies are and how we are going to track how the work is moving along. Resolve any issues. They're going to have to be coordinating more with the Product Owners and Scrum Masters of the Agile teams to set dependencies and when the work is going to be done. Responsibilities:
- Has an approach on how to get the teams and organization (sponsor, SME) on how to frame up the boxes of what we're trying to accomplish and what success looks like. Now how do we break down the work? Who is going to be doing the work and how do we track how they're making progress. Communicate dates and milestones.
- How to recognize when there's issues and work with the team to be a problem solver even if they aren't the ones solving the problem directly (i.e. escalation). Transparency in communicating issues and being open about issues as we come close to deliverable dates.
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