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Keywords / Skills : IT Project Manager, IT Manager, PMO, Scrum Master, Project Leader, Project Lead, Velocity, Agile, Project Executive, Waterfall, Transition, Cloud

3 - 8 years
Posted: 2019-01-11

IT/ Computers - Software
Project Leader/ Project Manager
Posted On
11th Jan 2019
Job Description
Role Summary/Purpose:

The individual will be responsible for leading the delivery of applications supporting enterprise operations across Synchrony. This project manager will work on a dynamic team with the goal of leading innovative banking solutions to production. This individual will be responsible in leading Agile Teams as the Scrum Master for delivery of prioritized initiatives for enterprise Ops.

Essential Responsibilities: 

- Lead projects in Agile methodologies in the capacity of Project Manager/ Scrum Master for allocated projects for enterprise operations.

- Manage Sprints - keeping order, process, delivery, priorities accurate and on time

- Keep scrum team focused on concrete priorities while keeping outside influences from disrupting the Scrum team and actively identify and remove waste and distractions

- Work with Product Owners and QA team to ensure that testing and feedback is completed in a timely manner and meeting the Sprint timelines.

- Work with cross-functional teams to create a holistic roadmap and planning for product delivery.

- Lead in production support prioritization with key stakeholders and identify and pursue improvements.

- Manage a diverse IT team consisting of application architects, application engineers, UX designers,

and outsourced vendors.

- Manage/lead/prioritize the activities of the allocated project (Waterfall/Agile) by collaborating with

other business and IT partners

- Work with business teams to shape business requirements and provide ongoing communication

through project execution.

- Develop project/program plans to realize the requirements, while leading, managing, tracking, and communicating the execution of the plans and ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget.

- Generates reports from the project management tool and ensures compliance to PMO processes for allocated projects.

- Ensure PO and Invoices are allocated, tracked and reported.

- Tracks and reports financial for allocated project.

- Support transition to Agile and function independently as a scrum master.

- Conduct Scrum Ceremonies: Daily Stand Ups, Backlog Grooming, Sprint Planning, Demos/Reviews, Retrospectives, and release planning.

- Ensures development stories, acceptance criteria, assumptions, and all related documentation are timely and complete, supporting development, testing, and user acceptance activities.

- Communicate and facilitate effectively across diverse audiences within and outside of the Sprint Team (key stakeholders, executives)

- Advocate for autonomous, self-organizing, empowered, and continuously improving teams.

- Generates process reports indicating velocity, burn-down, etc.

- Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned 

- Bachelor's Degree and 8+ years of experience.

- At least years 5+ years of IT experience in developing and implementing information technology

- systems.

- Minimum 3 years of experience as Project Lead/Project Manager leading/Scrum Master managing projects in Information     Technology.

- Certified Scrum Master certification is mandatory.

Desired Characteristics:

- Experience and knowledge of java technology platforms would be advantageous.

- Experience managing teams versed in cloud computing, and services oriented architecture is required.

- Experience in managing projects in the capacity of project manager/scrum master/Project lead role is required.

- Experience managing offshore resources, organizing and motivate large cross-functional teams.

- Experience managing projects in large banking and financial services companies

- Experience managing multiple scrum teams in parallel desired not mandatory

- Strong business acumen and superior decision-making skills

- Superior oral and written communication skills, as well as the ability to manage expectations of the business, clients, team members, management and external groups

- Strong cross-functional team player with the ability to work seamlessly across a matrix organization

- Creativity, enthusiasm and energy with a strong customer "can do" attitude and result oriented.

- Hands on, self-motivated professional style with the ability to effectively prioritize multiple initiatives

- Ability to understand technical requirements of projects and effectively manage resources, vendors and test efforts

- Desire to work in an open, collaborative and fast-paced environment.


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About Company

Synchrony Financial Overview:
With roots in consumer finance that trace back to 1932, Synchrony Financial is a leader in consumer credit and promotional financing, providing a range of products for a diverse group of national and regional retailers; including Main Street mainstays, local merchants, manufacturers, buying groups, industry associations and healthcare service providers. We are the largest provider of private label credit cards in the United States based on purchase volume and receivables and we provide co-branded dual card credit cards, promotional financing and installment lending, loyalty programs and FDIC-insured savings products through Synchrony Bank. Who do we serve? Hundreds of thousands of customers across the U.S. and Canada spanning the electronics and appliances, home furnishings, automotive, power products and sports, jewelry and luxury, retail and healthcare industries.

Our purpose is clear: we are committed to pioneering the future of financing, improving the success of every business we serve and the quality of each life we touch. This is fitting because when you join Synchrony Financial, you’re joining an organization that recognizes that our people are our greatest asset —every single one of them. That’s why we are deeply committed to investing in the growth of each member of our team. And with 80 years of experience, we know how to develop talent. At Synchrony Financial, we work hard to offer competitive rewards, compensation and benefits. When you join us, you become part of a stimulating work environment with vast opportunities to sharpen your skills and embrace new leadership challenges.
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