IT

Program Manager

Centurion Consulting Group

Program Manager Windsor Mill, MD

We are hiring for a Senior Agile Program Manager for a multi-year federal program in the Baltimore, MD marketplace. 
 
Position Summary
You will lead a set of Scrum teams in an immersive Agile environment. You will be the primary point of contact for a set of business capabilities being implemented by the Scrum teams, each team with a Scrum Master working under your guidance. You will be overseeing 40+ resources across numerous Scrum teams all working to transform healthcare delivery. You will advocate and evangelize a highly tuned Scrum-based Agile methodology, ensuring that the process and project teams self-improve over time.
The software is built using modern technologies, DevOps practices, and cloud-based infrastructure. The work setting is highly dynamic, with numerous project teams (each with multiple Scrum teams) working towards a common vision to deliver an integrated solution.

Responsibilities

  • Advocate and spearhead Agile SDLC across teams and with the customer
  • Maintain single point responsibility for the overall success of each project within your portfolio
  • Establish communication and set and implement standards with the Scrum teams
  • Handle resource requirements, including supervisory oversight
  • Initiate, develop, and grow relationships within the team, across teams, and with the customer
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive Agile Program Roadmap for the business capabilities
  • Work closely with executive management on the strategic goals and path for the teams
  • Ensure stability and growth within the assigned domains
  • Pursue new business development opportunities as they present themselves
  • Hold managerial and administrative authority over designated business capabilities

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Management, or related discipline and at least 10 years of relevant experience; or the equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • 3+ years of program management experience on software development projects managing 20+ resources
  • 3+ years of experience managing two or more scrum teams in an Agile environment 
  • Strong familiarity with Agile project management software preferred (eg. Jira and Confluence).Experience monitoring teams in an Agile setting, reporting on progress and making adjustments
  • Ability to adjust to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Ability to react to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently
  • Possess leadership skills to motivate your team to follow your direction; setting reasonable, challenging and clear expectations for individuals and holding them accountable
  • Scrum certification required, SAFe certification preferred
  • Ability to establish a positive working relationship with the client
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
  • Ability to be onsite 3-5 days a week in Windsor Mill, Maryland
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Well-tuned, interpersonal skills
  • Candidate must reside in the United State

Preferred Experience

  • Previous experience with the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • Experience in healthcare domain strongly preferred
  • Experience in federal contracting
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certified
Work Location: Windsor Mill, MD

Position Details

Clearance: Ability to Obtain a Public Trust

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

Centurion Consulting Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V

No third parties or subcontractors

Tagged as: Program Manager