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Senior Manager, PMO - P209945

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe Senior Manager, PMO plans, initiates, and manages business programs to support product development, technology development, and market launch. He/she leads and guides the work of business product, operations, and technical teams. The Senior Manager, PMO serves as liaison between business and technical aspects of programs. Plans project stages and assesses business implications for each stage. Monitors progress to assure deadlines, standards, and cost targets are met.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E*This role can be located in Riverwoods (IL) or New Albany (OH).\u003C/p\u003E Responsibilities \u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EConfers with project personnel to identify and resolve problems.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMonitors or track project milestones and deliverables.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops and manages Agile framework or work breakdown structure (WBS), depending on the type of project.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops or updates project plans for business programs, including information such as project objectives, impact assessment across business and technology teams, program documentation for product launch, schedules, funding, and staffing.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages project execution to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Minimum Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Business, Technology, Engineering, or Product Marketing\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in Program Management, Product Management\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 8\u002B years of experience in Program Management, Product Management\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E Preferred Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaster\u0027s Degree in Business, Technology, Engineering, or Product Marketing\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProject Management Professional (PMP)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESafe Agilist (SA) or SPC4 SAFe (Scale Agile Framework)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProven people management experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong people leadership/collaboration skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience managing large projectsAbility to see the bigger picture\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to problem solve and resolve conflict\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-11-02 Expires: 2019-12-12

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