25 days old

Agile Project Manager

Southbury, CT 06488
  • Job Code
    247581BR
Introduction
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM believes in progress that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. We strive to put the client first, share expertise, and restlessly reinvent to build innovative solutions for our customers. We embrace diversity and value what individuals add to our culture. Our global teams solution complex problems through teamwork, invention, and iteration to create original ideas that drive technology and society forward.

As an Iteration Manager, you will be a servant-leader supporting development teams that are creating exciting solutions that change the way IBMers work. You'll work in and support a collaborative, welcoming environment where new ideas drive technological transformation through Agile ways of working. You will be the lead of a cross-functional teams with big goals, so you will need to be adaptive, adept at clear communication and a natural leader. We strive to produce scalable solutions, so you will need to understand technical concepts and know how to drive repeatable, detail oriented processes within a team.


As an Agile Project Manager, you will use agile methods to prioritize and balance schedule, scope and risk associated with the project to meet the needs of the business. You will be responsible for managing dependencies, resolving issues, facilitating agreement and organizing delivery roadmaps.

The team is located in Southbury CT
No remote opportunities exist
Will consider relocation for candidates with the right skills/experience
Must have the ability to work in the US without current/future need for IBM sponsorship

CIODEM19


Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Experience coaching teams in effective use of Scrum events: Daily Scrum, Backlog Refinement, Sprint Planning, Sprint Demo and Retrospective.
  • Ability to resolve conflict with a continual focus on openness, honesty, commitment, courage, and respect.
  • Adept at identifying and removing impediments slowing the team down, as well as shielding the team from external interruptions and distractions.
  • Experience assessing squad Agile maturity and coaching teams toward constant self-evaluation and improvement at a sustainable pace.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills - you will need to work with Product Owners and stakeholders to help manage backlog, plan and adjust deliverables that meet milestone delivery dates
  • Experience working with modern project planning and collaboration tools


Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Experience and knowledge of user facilitation techniques
  • Experience leading Design thinking methods to understand personas and develop great user design
  • Higher level of agile project management certification a plus



About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBMs financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-07-31 Expires: 2019-08-31

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