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Digital eCommerce Program Manager
Ref No.: 17-08814
Location: Irving, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date: 09/20/2017
Position: Digital eCommerce Program Manager
Salary: DOE
Start: ASAP
Location: Irving, TX
 
 
Program Manager will be working directly with the Program Owner and responsible for organizing, managing, and driving projects that align with the eCommerce program. We are looking for a strong leader, manager and team builder with excellent communication and problem-solving skills who can lead an integrated enterprise operation. Its important to have have a proven track record of leading a team of experienced project managers. The ideal Program Manager candidate will have a strong, comprehensive program / project management background working in a ecommerce environment.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Provide a holistic view of the overall program and its respective projects to the organization and all stakeholders
  • Monitor change in project development scope across the program and ensure that development activities are aligned with program priorities
  • Manage issues and risks, create mitigation plans, and escalate to appropriate stakeholders
  • Support varying groups such as Project Managers, Architects, and Business Analysts in orchestrating the necessary activities to ensure project work is completed
  • Ensure all stakeholders (internal & external) are engaged in the program, aligned on expected outcomes, and informed throughout the program
  • Represent the program to senior leadership during program, quality and operations reviews
  • Maintain working knowledge of status of all eCommerce projects
  • Coordinate and track all project related expenses including all hours, materials and services
  • Provide weekly program status updates via the standard template
  • Estimate amount of work, schedules, and resource requirements by asking questions, analyzing data, and challenging assumptions
 
Skills / Experience:
  • 10+ years of program management or senior project management experience, and/or relevant consulting experience
  • 4-year degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience in similar work
  • Proven ability to meet project deadlines and work effectively within time constraints
  • Demonstrated success leading multiple, concurrent development projects
  • Ability to interface with people across multiple organizations, including executive staff
  • Strong leadership skills with excellent communication, organizational and people skills, and the ability to work across all levels within the organization
  • Anticipate issues or risks: assess, mitigate and manage accordingly
  • Developing and reporting project status, test execution, issues, risks, and other aspects of project and program management
  • A self-starter who has the ability and willingness to learn new material quickly and perform in a fast-paced environment.
 
Education:
  • 4-year degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience in similar work