Program Manager - UX (927)
Evo Solutions - Beaverton, OR

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Evo is seeking an Expert Program Manager to lead delivery of world-class consumer-facing web, mobile, and device experiences. Currently this position is scheduled to be a 12 month contract with our Beaverton based Client.

  • Work with project management, business leaders, and internal/external design & development teams
  • Oversee and continuously improve the end-to-end software product development lifecycle
  • Manage and provide transparency to commitments (scope, cost, schedule), risks, and confidence levels
  • Lead technology release planning with engineering, quality and peers, successfully managing parallel engineering programs and a complex platform for quality deliveries
  • Be the escalation point to solve complex problems, taking a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions
  • Manage expectations & risk by leveraging agile tools including short frequent iterations, measuring results & continuous improvement
  • Find the best solution, and lead project delivery, whether the solution option is internal, external development, or a combination
  • Partner with product managers, architecture, and development leaders to create and maintain a digital roadmap
  • Maintain breadth and relationships to represent Digital capability vision and pull in the help needed
  • Keep abreast of the latest digital trends and process methodologies. Determine how they might influence our business processes, tools, and systems – what we deliver and how
  • Develops vision, strategy and deliverables of the large international Program
  • Ensures program is aligned with business strategies and budgets
  • Owns the business case for the Program, establishes and maintains cross functional and regional coordination
  • Maintains ultimate responsibility regarding program objectives operating within financial and resource constraints
  • Manages project dependencies within the program and builds the program team
  • Ensures vendor contracts, relationships, performance, and communications are well managed
  • Ensures proper Project Management staffing for all projects within the program; helps develop project objectives and project scope
  • Act as an escalation point for project issues that impact projects' cost, schedule and / or performance
  • Chairs program steering committee meetings
  • 9 years professional experience leading complex software products, programs, and projects consisting of platform, web and mobile applications, with internal and external design, development, and quality teams
  • Minimum of 2 years hands-on Agile/Scrum experience (Certified Scrum Master and Scrum Product Owner desired)
  • Strong preference for experience with high-availability and consumer-facing applications
  • Exceptional collaboration, listening, written and verbal communication skills, including an ability to clearly communicate with both business and technical audiences
  • Demonstrated success in leading a methodical process of analyzing problems, gathering information, generating options; then proposing and acting on a course of action
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to pull together diverse individuals with different goals and backgrounds/communication styles to facilitate productive discussions
  • Track record of leading others & positive change in project definition, project delivery, and process improvement
  • Past success in creating high performance teams, inspiring and empowering them to achieve results
  • Strong business acumen to quickly learn new business processes and understand how technology can enable achieving revenue and profit goals
  • Successful track record dealing with executive level professionals to drive business outcomes
  • Experience creating project estimates and managing large budgets
  • Experience delivering global or multiple regional projects
  • Experience with formal project management methodology
  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum of 8 years directly relevant work experience

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