Agile Program Manager at Trade Ledger

Engineering, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney engineering
Description
Posted 17 days ago

The Role

As an Agile Program Manager in a steady paced young organisation, you provide the element of truth and keep everyone transparent on the commitments predicting and highlighting potential roadblocks reminding everyone to maintain a positive tone. The role is crucial to help different profiles remove inefficiencies in their processes and mentor them on what good working practice looks like.

What you’ll do

  • Coordinate the programme’s workstreams and manage their interdependencies and risks.
  • Take accountability for the quality of initiative and team forecasts.
  • Provide a clear communication and coordination channel between engineering teams and the wider business.
  • Manage risks and dependencies to successful conclusions.
  • Planning, design and supervising the programme and timely reporting on progress, resolving issues and initiating appropriate corrective actions.
  • Ensure smooth and successful delivery of the programme working with senior management and the teams to resolve blockers and manage dependencies.
  • Initiate management interventions wherever gaps in the programme are identified or issues arise.
  • Coach the stakeholders of the SDLC on both ends of the program on standard methodologies.
  • Evaluate and continually improve the team’s product development workflow, artefacts and events.

What you need

  • Thorough Agile experience.
  • Excellent understanding of project/program management techniques and methods.
  • Strong Knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles.
  • Excellent knowledge of Jira is a strong advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving ability.
  • Analytical skills, providing structured thinking and challenge to problems, transforming them into impactful work for teams, coupled with an unwavering desire to deliver for our customers and business.