Program Manager - Cincinnati, OH


Bringing Solutions That Make Business Better

Join Resolvit as a Program Manager and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the Program Manager, you will lead a new strategic initiative for the company and work directly with Release Train Engineer Scrum Masters, Product Owners, Project Managers, and development teams to ensure successful implementation of those items with high business value and high prioritization. You will manage the full software development life cycle of the work across all areas, including IT, business, supporting functions, and all stakeholders. You will also work directly with business and IT executives to obtain, manage, and achieve program objectives, direction, and any necessary changes. Additionally, you will:

  • Manage external vendor teams to a plan for the delivery of their work
  • Partner with product management team and program leadership to plan releases, coordinate end-to-end work and dependencies within the work, and understand high-value work items and minimal viable product with iterations continuing after that is achieved
  • Facilitate meetings as necessary and ensure participants/teams are achieving value from them
  • Help the teams identify and understand risks, dependencies, and impediments and communicate with program leadership and executives on issues as appropriate
  • Coach teams, managers, and program leadership in effective planning, management, and execution of work
  • Focus on what needs to be delivered, why it needs to be delivered, and what success looks like
  • Help the program leadership team to continuously improve their interactions, practices, and processes while also working with the Release Train Engineer to ensure teams are focused on continuous improvement
  • Provide feedback to program and team leadership in a productive format to achieve program objectives
  • Understand impacts of risks and issues, escalating as appropriate while driving toward solutions
  • Facilitate estimation of work and resource allocations with program leadership
  • Manage integrated scope, schedule, budget, and quality across the program
  • Ensure adherence to integrated plans and schedules
  • Lead change management work in order to deliver more efficiently and effectively
  • Work with chair of the executive steering committee to set agendas and facilitate discussions
  • Direct Project Managers, RTEs, and/or Scrum Masters working within the program

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • At least 7 years of experience creating and facilitating execution of communication plans for complex programs and projects and tailoring activities for various audiences
  • Experience organizing complex projects or programs and building teams to support those
  • Experience leveraging Agile methodologies, either as a Project Manager working with Agile teams or other specific Agile roles such as Scrum Master or Release Train Engineer
  • Experience serving as Program Manager for 5 or more complex programs or large, complex projects with multiple workstreams
  • Ability to tailor messages for a variety of audiences, including business and IT executives
  • Expertise in facilitation and application in executive-level meetings
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous supervisory experience

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About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.

Posted On: Monday, October 11, 2021

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