Remote Agile Program Manager – Technology

 Taos ( View website )
 May 27, 2021
TAOS is a seeking a senior Agile Program / Delivery Manager to help us support a large-scale fintech organization.
This is a remote role supporting their Technology division.
A disciplined agile delivery leader accountable to LEAD a mission-critical application delivery team dedicated to the successful development and implementation of Products, Information Technology, DevOps and software programs. A delivery team is a cross-functional team that is focused on a business mission whose objective function and measurement of success is clear, but path to delivery may be unclear.
o Collaborate with technical product managers, business owners and technical leads to gain full understanding of business requirements, product features, and engineering development process
o Drive high quality, timely delivery, ensuring Engineering, QA and DevOps tasks are completed on time.  Facilitate daily scrum and manage Jira Board
o Develop program plans, coordinating with cross functional teams to manage, sequence dependencies, and coordinate release planning.
o Communicate effectively to maintain team alignment, including ensuring sprint metrics are captured and surfaced through dashboards and escalating issues appropriately, in a timely manner.
o Facilitate issue resolution, ensuring radical transparency and effective expectation management at all levels
COACH Disciplined Agile delivery values and skills within the enterprise. Be a role model for delivery managers and team members throughout the organization whose role requires them to be proficient in shipping projects. Drive continuous improvement within the team and enterprise.
Demonstrated professional experience in the capabilities below over the last 10+ years…
-Leader of the delivery team—facilitating communication, tailoring processes, empowering the team to reach its potential, removing impediments, and creating and maintaining the conditions that allow the team to successfully accomplish its mission
-Direct work experience within Consumer Banking, Consumer Lending or Fintech industry; with emphasis in product development, technology infrastructure, or software delivery.
-You exemplify laser-focus on delivery of results and commitments, while also holding others accountable for the commitments they have made
-Solid, reliable judgment and ability to make effective risk-value decisions under ambiguous or difficult circumstances
-You mobilize, guide, influence, and motivate teams—including business partners and executive sponsors—to forge a high-impact delivery competency
You are comfortable driving accountability of team members that consist of executives, business owners, engineers and product managers alike
-You show critical thinking ability to decompose complex problems and chart a course to action
-You bring a proven track record of shipping value in a timely manner
-You proactively identify scope, people and organizational problems and provide well-thought-out solutions to tackle them
-You have an insatiable appetite for learning new things, improving existing ones and you cultivate that same appetite in your teams
-You have a proven, demonstrated capability to work with Agile, Lean and/or Continuous Delivery methodologies and tools
-Adherence to policies, standards, and frameworks. (e.g. SDLC, Change Management, Risk & Security)
-Ability to exert significant discretionary effort with setting your own direction and agenda to achieve broad goals assigned to you
-You identify personally with the success of the project or program
Who is Taos?
Taos helps today’s enterprises and rapidly growing businesses harness the power of the cloud and DevOps with digital transformation and optimization solutions. From Executive Leadership to our delivery teams, Taos listens, understands, and delivers best-in-class work. Our deep technical expertise and solutions-driven approach help address our client’s biggest business challenges and opportunities. As a Global Leader of Cloud and DevOps, Taos continues to solve What’s Next.
Talent at our Core® 
Taos Consultants are adaptable problem-solvers, growth-minded doers, and lifelong learners.
Thanks to this mindset, we have helped thousands of clients achieve their goals and solve their challenges. From Cloud Architects to Security Analysts to DevOps Engineers, Taos is always seeking the best and brightest technical talent. Joining Taos gives you the opportunity to work with national enterprises and innovative Silicon Valley companies. Our model provides the support and benefits of full-time employment while giving you exposure to a variety of environments and technologies to sharpen your skills and deepen your technical expertise. These advantages combined with competitive benefits, continuous training and education, and a clear career progression path make Taos a great place to work.
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Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, medical and dental insurance, 401k, paid vacation, sick time and holiday pay, plus loads of free training (Puppet, Chef, Nagios, LAMP Stack, PMP, ITIL, Python, etc.)!
Equal Opportunity:
Taos Mountain, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Veterans are encouraged to apply!
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