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Technical Program Manager

Job Description

Technical Program Manager

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated Program Manager for our client in Chicago, IL

Summary

  • Position Title: Technical Program Manager
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Anticipated start date: 8/2/2021
  • Duration: Direct Hire - Full Time
  • Reporting to: Director, Technology Programs

Key Responsibilities:

Lead a team of Technical Project Managers (TPMs) who are passionate about helping the client achieve its mission of improving access to healthcare in America. With significant business growth every year, Program Managers will lead the team to scale and develop solutions that accelerate achieving business plans.

  • Recruit, hire, develop and mentor a team of Technical Project Managers (TPMs) to deliver technology projects that ensure the execution of client's strategy
  • Enrich the program management practice including the systems required for project and portfolio execution
  • Implement policies, processes, procedures and methods for the successful delivery of all programs and projects
  • Maintain the client's product roadmap and support the organization in developing a viable technology development plan
  • Regularly interact with management and leads on project status, priority setting, and resource allocations
  • Manage program-level initiatives, their scope, timeline and execution plans
  • Communicate clearly and concisely while delivering presentations and written communications to large stakeholder audiences and executive leadership teams, being able to explain the status of technical risks and issues in a business-friendly manner that helps drive alignment
  • Coordinate assignment of project managers and/or other resources to projects. Plan for future staffing needs
  • Stay abreast of healthcare regulations, product features and changes
  • Stay abreast of technological advances, features, and functions of enterprise project management tools

Skills & Experience:

  • 5+ years of technical leadership experience in an Agile software development environment.
  • Bachelor's degree in information science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or another quantitative field.
  • Situational Awareness - must be the first to notice differences and issues as they arise and communicate to management
  • Leadership - must be the voice of reason that guides the team to be focused to achieve results
  • Experience working with remote teams

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 139694 when responding to this ad.


Job Requirements

 

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Location US-IL-Chicago
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Information Technology
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Company Overview

BCforward

BCforward is a global IT consulting and workforce fulfillment firm that provides services and resourcing for leading businesses and government organizations. For 20 years our professionals have helped clients achieve their strategic goals. Our strong culture and clear values have enabled BCforward to become a market leader and best in class place to work. Learn More

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Job Description

Technical Program Manager

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated Program Manager for our client in Chicago, IL

Summary

  • Position Title: Technical Program Manager
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Anticipated start date: 8/2/2021
  • Duration: Direct Hire - Full Time
  • Reporting to: Director, Technology Programs

Key Responsibilities:

Lead a team of Technical Project Managers (TPMs) who are passionate about helping the client achieve its mission of improving access to healthcare in America. With significant business growth every year, Program Managers will lead the team to scale and develop solutions that accelerate achieving business plans.

  • Recruit, hire, develop and mentor a team of Technical Project Managers (TPMs) to deliver technology projects that ensure the execution of client's strategy
  • Enrich the program management practice including the systems required for project and portfolio execution
  • Implement policies, processes, procedures and methods for the successful delivery of all programs and projects
  • Maintain the client's product roadmap and support the organization in developing a viable technology development plan
  • Regularly interact with management and leads on project status, priority setting, and resource allocations
  • Manage program-level initiatives, their scope, timeline and execution plans
  • Communicate clearly and concisely while delivering presentations and written communications to large stakeholder audiences and executive leadership teams, being able to explain the status of technical risks and issues in a business-friendly manner that helps drive alignment
  • Coordinate assignment of project managers and/or other resources to projects. Plan for future staffing needs
  • Stay abreast of healthcare regulations, product features and changes
  • Stay abreast of technological advances, features, and functions of enterprise project management tools

Skills & Experience:

  • 5+ years of technical leadership experience in an Agile software development environment.
  • Bachelor's degree in information science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or another quantitative field.
  • Situational Awareness - must be the first to notice differences and issues as they arise and communicate to management
  • Leadership - must be the voice of reason that guides the team to be focused to achieve results
  • Experience working with remote teams

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 139694 when responding to this ad.


Job Requirements

 
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