15 days old

DMS Change Agent - 51073

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    51073

Lean/Agile practitioner responsible for teaching, coaching and facilitating lean and agile practices and principles to the business teams. Implements a company-wide Discover Management System (DMS) transformation in respective area, in order to drive business impact while instilling a culture of continuous improvement. Works to improve maturity of DMS, build capabilities in leaders, and problem solve to improve the health of DMS. Serves as thought leader for standards, methods, tools and measures of success / assessment criteria.

Job Requirements:

  • Engages with and establishes relationships with teams and leaders, coaching them to drive improvement plans that deliver material impact
  • Organizes, leads and motivates multiple teams in the adoption of Agile/lean practices to improve performance.
  • Conducts training, workshops and assessments to advance DMS maturity in the organization.
  • Works as a full effective member of the DMS team to continuously evolve processes.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business, Economics, Operations Management, Quantitative or related or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years Engineering, Operations, Change Management, Continuous Improvement, Process Management, or related
  • Master's Degree preferred
  • 2+ years lean transformation leadership preferred
  • Lean Certifications, Lean Six Sigma or Green Belt, preferred
  • Agile related certification, SAFE Program Consultants Certification preferred

Additional Skills:


  • Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills
  • Process Improvement
  • Process Design
  • Change Management
  • Team Management
  • Thinks strategically and innovatively
  • Ability to influence without authority
  • High Energy, positive attitude
  • Willingness to Learn
  • Strong communications (oral and written), interpersonal, presentation and organization skills
  • High level of initiative taking and ownership mindset
  • High comfort with ambiguity
  • Demonstrated comfort with MS Office tools including PowerPoint, Excel and Word
  • Physical Requirements: The incumbent typically works in a standard office environment.

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-01

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.


Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


 

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