27 days old

Financial Services - Agile Transformation - Manager

PwC
New York, NY 10017

A career in our Digital and Applications Design practice, within Application and Emerging Technology services, will provide you with a unique opportunity to help our clients identify and prioritise emerging technologies that can help solve their business problems. We help our clients design approaches to integrate new technologies, skills, and processes so they can get the most out of their technology investment and drive business results and innovation.Our team helps organisations align their business and operational requirements through the careful design of digital platforms and applications. Youll help our clients with application optimisation, strategic integration of custom packaged solutions like Enterprise Resource Planning and Customer Relationship Management, and roadmap development.


To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.


As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Pursue opportunities to develop existing and new skills outside of comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent effective team working, even during times of change and uncertainty.
  • Coach others and encourage them to take ownership of their development.
  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
  • Develop a perspective on key global trends, including globalisation, and how they impact the firm and our clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Focus on building trusted relationships.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:
A minimum of a BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field is preferred

Minimum Years of Experience:
5 year(s) of Client facing, consulting experience or a blend of consulting and industry

Responsibilities

  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Senior Managers and above

  • Be involved in the financial management of clients

  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients

  • Develop strategies to solve complex technical challenges

  • Assist in the management and delivering of large projects

  • Train, coach and supervise staff leveraging the Agile methodology

Required Experience

  • Experience in design, development, and implementation of Agile transformation strategy
  • Experience in the use of scaling methods such as SAFe, LESS, or industry equivalents

  • Strong project management skills

  • Strong leadership and problem-solving skills

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Establish and promote organizational Agile delivery methodology

  • Actively partner with Product, Design, and Technology stakeholders to align solutions with program objectives within an Agile delivery culture

  • Apply complex facilitation and dependency management techniques to drive cross-program and departmental planning, collaboration and coordination

  • Facilitate full transparency and accountability by leading active communication

  • Build a culture of delivery excellent internally and externally

  • Prior software consulting experience, ideally in Agile/SDLC

  • Project Management skills (Risk Management, Scope Management, Change Control, etc.)

  • Certifications such as Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Certified Scrum Practitioner (CSP), Certified SAFE Agilist, Certified or Professional Scrum Trainer (CST, PST), or Project Management Professional Certification (PMP)

Travel Requirements:

  • 75%-80% travel required weekly.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

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Posted: 2020-01-19 Expires: 2020-02-19

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