Program Manager – Digital Systems

Program Manager – Digital Systems

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Delta, BC

Information Technology

Contract

22/09/2022

JZ429098922

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Location: Delta, BC, Canada

Job Type: Contract

Date: 9/22/2022

Job ID: JZ429098922

Category: Information Technology

Join a top employer and advance your career. Aplin has partnered with our client to recruit a Program Manager who will be responsible for successfully scoping, defining, leading, and delivering programs, from inception to completion, and ensuring program outcomes are sustainable while progress is measured.
 
This is a 12-month contract available to candidates in the Vancouver or Calgary area.  
 
Responsibilities:
  • Single point of accountability for the execution and delivery of the assigned Program Scope
  • Ensuring all projects have been properly authorized for execution at each stage of the lifecycle including Architectural and Security reviews and approval
  • Ensuring that a Project Lifecycle (from Initiation to Closure) is completed in adherence to company policies and frameworks as defined in and in compliance with the PMO standards, including Agile practices
  • Managing the programs from initiation to closure with a committed goal of delivering on time, on budget, scope complete with a high level of quality and business satisfaction
  • Senior stakeholder engagement at Director and VP levels within the function and the business
  • Overseeing and developing team members working on the program and those on the underlying projects
  • Recruiting, selecting, or contracting staff to be assigned to the Program(s), both employees and/or contractors
  • Working with Operations and Departmental managers to request and obtain required resources
  • Coordinating all funds spent in relation to the program(s), including maintaining an overall current view of the budget, actuals, and forecast numbers
  • Providing transparency into program health through published schedules, regular status reporting, and current budgets and forecasts
  • Managing and documenting any scope changes impacting schedule, budget, or quality
  • Managing program financials
  • Acting as a mediator between program collaborators and the program team(s)
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional experience
  • Scrum Master certification, Agile Certified Practitioner, and/or PMP certification
  • Must have previous experience in IT Lifecycle Management or IT Asset Management
  • 10+ years of experience leading IT projects in a large complex corporate environment
  • 10+ years of experience in a Project Manager role leading multiple project teams
  • Experience applying Agile in infrastructure projects
  • Managing experienced and junior project management (contract) staff
  • Skilled in the use of Project & Portfolio Management tools and methodologies
  • Practical experience handling programs greater than $10M
  • Familiarity with mining, natural resources, or industrial industries is considered an asset
  • Proficient Spanish, both written and spoken, is considered an asset
Job ID: JZ429098922
 
If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, apply today! We thank all applicants; however, only those who are authorized to work in Canada or are selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
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