Technical Lead/ Manager

Technical Program Manager

Lead Technical Program Manager

Our financial services client is looking for a Technical Program Manager with hands-on experience with major project rollouts.

This position will be responsible for planning, organizing and leading Agile scrum teams.

Why work as a contractor with Allen Recruitment:

  • Simple online contracts
  • Online timesheets
  • Self-billing
  • Regular on-time payments (not related to when the client pays)

Job Reference: BBBH21179

As a Lead Technical Program Manager you will:

  • Work with 2 to 3 scrum teams, facilitating scrum ceremonies (Daily Stand-Up, Sprint/Iteration Planning, Grooming, Retrospectives and Demos)
  • Enable the team to self-organize and help enforce accountability of the team agreement, best practices, and processes
  • Identify and manage dependencies as well as remove obstacles to ensure on time, quality implementations
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Provide clear, concise documentation to ensure status, action items, issues, and risks are understood across all parties
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience in the areas of planning and project management
  • Bachelors degree in Project Management, Information Technology, Computer Science or comparable field
  • Some previous experience working on large scale, multiple scrum team projects
  • Experience with agile project management methodology preferred
  • Advanced communication skills required including written, listening and verbal
  • Strong leadership with a solid track record for building and maintaining strong relationships
  • Proficient in PowerPoint, Excel and Word"