Program Manager in Austin, TX at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Austin, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/15/2020

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity to work for a company that truly cares about it's employees, technological growth, and values culture above all? This Program Management role will give you that chance! Eliassen Group is looking for a Program Manager for a client in Austin, TX. This person will be managing various IT initiatives. 

Responsibilities of the Program Manager:
  • Manage enterprise-level and large, complex initiatives across multiple teams in support of strategic business and technology goals from conception to implementation
  • Regularly communicate with project participants, Product Owners and stakeholders to provide project information and implement effective project governance
  • Work collaboratively with the project teams to remove roadblocks and leverage organizational resources to improve the capacity for project work  
  • Promote team empowerment and ensure team members are engaged in the project with meaningful contribution and encourage a sustainable pace with high-levels of quality outcomes for the team 
Requirements of the Program Manager:
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • Expertise in team development, coaching and mentoring
  • Experience working in an organization going through an Agile transformation 
  • At least five years of prior experience in same or similar role
  • Excellent communication, organization, planning, interpersonal, and technology skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Visio
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior experience with Scrum/Agile methodologies with enterprise-level application development projects
  • PMP or CSM certification
  • Experience utilizing Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence)
  • Understanding of Portfolio Management
Keywords: Program Manager, PMP, CSM, Agile

Job ID: 333610

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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