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Senior Technical Project Manager

General information

Location:

Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Function:

Software & Product Development

Ref #:

20220023201

Description & Requirements

Description

The Senior Technical Project Manager is responsible for driving project execution for UKG Dimensions, the leader in global workforce management solutions. Housed within our Software Development Programs group, this project professional will lead multiple service/functional projects and/or global initiatives, working closely with Engineering Directors, Service Delivery and Product Management Leads, Architects, and other functions to develop and deliver roadmap commitments and engineering initiatives that support an exceptional experience for our internal and external customers.

In support of our culture, we are adopting a hybrid working model that offers a mixed work schedule of part on site and part from home. This role will be connected to our office in Lowell MA.

Key responsibilities will include:
• Ability to influence across functional boundaries and across multiple organizational levels to drive results
• Partner closely with stakeholders in Cloud Operations, Development, QA, Product Management, and Architecture to ensure the success of their project/initiatives
• Creates and delivers presentations, develop, and deliver communications to cross-functional audiences both internally and externally
• Develop and manage plans for all aspects of their Program(s) within a service teams’ – including functional and non-functional requirements, customer support, and operations enablement
• Make recommendations to Senior Service/Functional Leadership to ensure successful delivery of programs
• Communicate and plan change management activities involving scope, schedule, etc.
• Understand and drive agile/scrum best practices into the organization
• Identifies, develops, and leverages tools and metrics to drive project management success
• Participates in on-going retrospection to foster continuous improvement
• Ability to model our “Insist on High Standards” philosophy to listen attentively, speak candidly, treat others with respect and work collaboratively to reach high standards
• Ability to model our “Customer Obsession” philosophy to be individually responsible and empowered to create value for both our internal and external customers.
• Ability to model our “Think Big” philosophy to visualize what you can achieve without limitation in your thinking by pushing boundaries, be forward thinking and innovate to raise the bar
• Ability to model our “Earn Trust” philosophy by hold oneself and our peers accountable for achieving high quality results that are sustainable in the long-term
• Ability to model our “Ownership” philosophy to take initiative that drives progress, not waiting for others to act first
• Ability to model our “Deliver Results” philosophy to identify, execute on, and take responsibility for what needs to be done to deliver great business outcomes

Qualifications

• 3-5+ years of project management experience
• Experience in Cloud/SaaS-based software implementation and/or development
• Solid understanding and usage of project management best practices as well as software development lifecycle, including cross-functional support activities

• BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or related discipline is preferred.
• Project Management Professional (PMP) or Project Management Institute (PMI) certification a plus
• Knowledge of agile/scrum and the ability to work within an agile environment
• Strong time-management and organizational skills

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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