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Senior Program Manager

Burbank, CA
Date Added: August 30, 2021
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Senior Program Manager with a major corporation in Burbank, CA. Remote to start, then on-site in Burbank, CA.

Duration: 18 month(s)

This is a technical PM role so will be working with the tech teams and the business- projects include working on multi-factor Okta separation – Identity Access. We need management who will question, dig deep, has strong project management methodologies under their belt- less of scrum as this team is not mature in the scrum methodology.

Preferred skills are the skill needed to be successful at this role.
In addition- looking for scrum background- not a scrum master but serving in a role where you have had to utilize agile practices.

Program Manager will be responsible for managing enterprise-level programs and/or multiple projects within the Enterprise Technology portfolio. This individual will work closely with various project owners to define the project team and assign responsibilities. The Senior Program Manager will also be responsible for developing a consolidated view of the program, and for program deliverables including calendars, cross-project dependencies, risk analysis, stakeholder coordination and regular communication of status.

Primary responsibilities include guiding process development at a team level, and managing high-risk, high-impact, strategic projects across a multi-disciplinary, multi-function group of technologists and business professionals. This requires experience communicating across audiences, effectively defining and utilizing escalation paths, and updating executive stakeholders.

The Program Manager works in a dynamic, collaborative environment and reports to an Enterprise Strategic Programs Senior Manager or Manager, Program Management.

• Program and Project Management Delivery
o Accountable for driving execution and delivery of moderately complex programs from start to finish
o Demonstrates clear understanding of the program's vision, objectives, scale and scope of work, expected outcomes, business value and impact, timelines, roadmaps, resource level requirements
o Establishes strong partnerships and engagement with project stakeholders
o Develops a holistic program plan comprised of multiple projects plan documents
o Creates goveranance practices and protocols to control and monitor the program/projects
o Provides management oversight, aligns and lead cross functional and international project teams to ensure critical day-to-day program/project deliverables progress forward to deliver specified requirements, objectives and value
o Identifies gaps in the project team's accountability and ownership of deliverables

Basic Qualifications:
Understanding of modern software development and infrastructure tools, processes and practices, including Jira/Confluence, Agile Development, Cloud, DevOps, Data Management, and SaaS/PaaS.

End-user experience and high level of competency in use of modern program and project management tools, such ServiceNow PPM, Clarity, MS Project Online, etc.

Experience organizing small to mid-sized teams through Agile ceremonies, e.g. product backlog refinement, preplanning, planning, daily standups, sprint reviews, retrospectives.

Proficiency with a wide range of productivity tools, including collaboration software (e.g., Slack, MS Teams), standard MS Office tools (e.g., Outlook Online, OneDrive).

Preferred Qualifications:
• Technical Depth – these skills are highly desirable as the projects will be around these skill sets
o Exposure to the Identity and Access Management space with technologies such as Active Directory, Okta, Single Sign-On
o Exposure to Information Security topics and technologies and working with Information Security organizations within large enterprises

Required Education:

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Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
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