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Sr. Project Manager

General information

Location:

USA - USA - Remote

Function:

Customer Delivery/Implementation Services

Ref #:

20210019221

Description & Requirements

Description

This position will support a team currently located in San Francisco, CA

The Delivery Assurance Mgr is responsible for organizing, coordinating, and monitoring products, programs and inter-connected initiatives related to the program(s). This role will typically provide strategic guidance to teams, oversee the progress of various products/programs, prioritize activities and drive resolution with any issues that arise and ensure on time product roadmap delivery including organizational readiness. The goal is to ensure that all products/programs/projects deliver the desirable outcomes outlined by its stakeholders


The Delivery Assurance Mgr roles in Product will ensure the successful planning and execution of product feature development within one of our product domains, along with overseeing the subsequent rollout of new products and features. This will include managing dependencies within and across teams, as well as managing risks associated with feature delivery. The role requires a person who can buiId strong relationships and foster collaboration between Product and Engineering teams, with the ability to influence across functional boundaries across multiple organizational levels to drive results.

COACHING: DAM is the agile coach for the team(s)
DELIVERY: DAM is responsible for managing the execution of delivery including Release Readiness functions
COLLABORATION: DAM will drive resolution of issues, mitigate impediments and dependencies and drive decision making by bringing together the right people who can make decisions.
COMMUNICATION: DAM will facilitate agile ceremonies (daily standup, retrospectives, and planning activities) METRICS: DAM will track team metrics and progress on completing roadmap features

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:

• As a cross-functional liaison, coordinate multiple internal, external, and remote stakeholders to ensure relevant areas are engaged in programs
• Lead without authority by building key relationships and managing up
• Clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to Product and Development teams and respective stakeholders including Sr. Leadership
• Lead, Drive and Facilitate discussions and effective meetings
• Define and execute initiatives from design to release, identifying resources and manage release readiness and implementation
• Identify and drive continuous improvement opportunities across domains
• Identify and manage risks and dependencies for domain programs
• Track and support timely delivery against domain objectives
• Monitor and report on program and domain progress to leadership and stakeholders
• Lead and Drive domain leaders to ensure roadmap capacity is identified
• Serves as the Agile Coach for the team(s)

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• 5+ years experience in program or project management

Experience, Education, Certification, License and Training
• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience

Preferred Qualifications:
• Agile and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

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

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