State Street Program Management Director, Vice President in Boston, Massachusetts

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The Digital Product Engineering team is positioned to bridge internal business units, technology research/architecture/application development teams and external partners to develop advanced, digitally enabled solutions that drive significant value to our clients and operating business lines. In addition to building around business specific needs, you will join a team of technologists serving at the forefront of State Street's IT transformation initiatives. Core to these efforts are the engineering, build and operation of State Street's multi-cloud technology infrastructure stack.

The Program Manager develops and manages program plans to ensure that deliverables are on track andassigns regular status updates to team. Program Manager provides direction and leadership to team membersregarding scope, schedule, budget, risks and tasks. She/he is responsible for ensuring alignment acrossstakeholders, leadership is engaged in addressing key decisions and communications across all impactedparties. Ideally, this person has lead large scale technology transformations leveraging public cloud platforms.

  • Define priorities and establish program standards to ensure quality of program deliverables

  • Provide program status information on a regular basis by tracking, monitoring and communicating progress

against the program plan, requirements, quality measures, procedures and milestones.

  • Work with program leadership to ensure program success

  • Create and maintain all documents contained in the program management plan, including issues / risks log

and program change requests to manage program-level scope, schedule and budget

  • Communicate program plan to team members

  • Establish and manage key stakeholder relationships to ensure that key decision makers are involved in the

appropriate aspects of the program and to the appropriate degree

  • Deliver a quality program on time and within budget

Experience leading diverse, large, highly technical cross-company-large-scale distributed technical and cultural changes, influencing participants and leaders at all levels; ensuring alignment with defined engineering best practices as it relates to the secure adoption of and migration to cloud related technologies

  • Prior experience in leading programs leveraging agile methodologies across multiple geographies and delivering end-to-end software development projects (preferably using a cloud environment)

  • Familiarity with agile software development concepts and processes (e.g., scrum, Kanban, etc.)

  • Extensive experience with release planning, change management, status reporting, dependency management, technical impediment resolution, issue / risk management, financial management, etc.

  • Knowledge of technology concepts, strategies, methodologies and architectures pertaining to public cloud based development and build out

  • Experience in fostering cross-functional collaboration between business and IT teams

  • Proven ability to manage teams and delegate authority

  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills including the ability to negotiate adequate resources (e.g., schedule, budget, staffing, tools, facilities, etc.).

  • Critical thinking and decision making skills

  • 5+ yrs related experience

  • BA Computer related field

162399

Boston-MA-USA

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Job Title: Program Management Director, Vice President

Job ID: 162399

Full/Part Time: Full FTE

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Location: US-MA-Boston