Program Manager

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ConsultNet, LLC
Program Manager, SDLC, Risk Management, IT
Full Time

Job Description

Job Description

Title: Program Manager
Location: Columbus, OH (Remote)
Duration: 6+ months

ESSENTIAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Facilitates delivery of a program by ensuring the team drives commitments to completion on time and quality.
Champion agile methodologies throughout the development process and adherence to the DPG SDLC. May act as scrum master to 1-2 teams. Ensure appropriate ceremonies occur with valuable outcomes. Drives continuous team improvement. Coach on agile practices within assigned programs.
Ensures projects follow the DPG SDLC including a prioritized backlog, documented delivery plan, iteration 0 and dependency identification.
Own and manage communication plan across program. Ensure transparency and buy in on key decisions. Proactively removes impediments to ensure successful delivery of team commitments. Drives issue resolution and risk mitigation.
Ensures coordination for the successful release of projects in line with DPG SDLC.
Ensures customer support is appropriately prioritized and SLAs are honored.
May participates in the identification of needs for process or creation.

Desired Attributes:
In depth knowledge of software development and adoption, ideally in Ed Tech
Agile program and project management experience preferred
Experience as a scrum master
Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certification or PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) certification is a plus
Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure
Able to work with a wide group of stakeholders in a positive and collaborative manner
Ability to travel on occasion
Open style of communication to foster efficient flow of ideas and build consensus across the project
Cross-disciplinary understanding of product management, software development, and quality assurance
Flexible and adaptable to tools and ways of working
Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure
Demonstrated skills in leadership, negotiation, conflict management, collaboration, organizational and critical thinking
Capable of communicating with a wide audience of individuals
Growth mindset, adaptable and open to change, interested in improving over time
Positive attitude
Capable of influence in a matrix structure where authority may lie elsewhere
Familiarity with JIRA, Confluence, Slack a plus.

Planning & Coordination For scope of responsibilities:
Supports the creation of the roadmap
Accountable for delivery plan
Communicate & understand dependencies
Drive conversations around dependencies to ensure shared understanding.
Communication, Reporting, and Risk Management For scope of responsibilities:
Executes on Jira driven reporting
Accountable for Jira data matching DPG standards for scope of responsibility.
Identify risks. Communicate to relevant stakeholders and suggest solutions. Ensure there is a mitigation plan for the risk. Follow up on the mitigation plan over time.

Leadership Expected to provide servant leadership within the scope of responsibilities:
Accountable for DPG standards being met within the scope of responsibilities
May participate in the identification of needs for process or creation.
Soft Skills Each of the below for the appropriate scope
Self-motivated and well-organized; able to prioritize tasks and work well under pressure
Demonstrated skills in leadership, negotiation, conflict management, collaboration, organizational and critical thinking
Capable of communicating with a wide audience of individuals
Growth mindset, adaptable and open to change, interested in improving over time
Positive attitude
Capable of influence in a matrix structure where authority may lie elsewhere

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at - www.consultnet.com


Company Information

Our experience and deep relationships inspire flexible, strategic staffing solutions.

Founded in 1996, ConsultNet was built to equip our clients to excel in IT—through expert consultants, project leadership and custom solutions.

With business in 45 states, ConsultNet serves multiple industries including:

finance, manufacturing, healthcare, digital media, advertising and the federal sector

In the last two years, we placed 1,500 consultants and served 300 clients, with contract, contract-to-hire, direct staffing and project-based teams.

As principled pioneers, we serve as an invaluable resource that drives business results.

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Dice Id : cxcnetut
Position Id : 21-01812
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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