Program Manager in Rockville, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/20/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Rockville, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/20/2019

Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Program Manager with the desire to work for a leading financial organization? If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Rockville!

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Program Manager:

  • Provide strategic planning support for products and services
  • Oversee and guide program scope, schedule, and milestones 
  • Ensure successful delivery of external customer commitments
  • Manage program issues and risks and develop mitigation strategies
  • Work cross-functionally to estimate, manage, and report program budget
  • Manage all program resources, stakeholders, and vendors

Requirements of the Program Manager:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field; MBA or advanced degree preferred
  • At least 10 years of project and program management experience across multifunctional teams
  • At least 5 years of experience leading programs and projects with Agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated ability to lead software development projects and ensure customer satisfaction
  • Experience managing external service providers to achieve goals and ensure adherence to SLAs
  • Exceptional interpersonal, collaboration, coaching, and team building skills
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communication skills

Keywords: Program Manager, Project Management, Agile, SDLC, Financial Services

Job ID: 332254

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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