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IT Delivery Manager

Contract

Strategic Staffing Solutions

STRATEGIC STAFFING SOLUTIONS (S3) HAS AN OPENING!

Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for an IT Delivery Manager for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Detroit, MI!

Title: IT Delivery Manager

Location: Detroit, MI (onsite)

Duration: 6+ Months

Role Type: W2 contract engagement

Engagement Description

This person will be responsible and accountable for successful end-to-end project delivery as measured by: On-Time, On-Budget, With Quality and Customer Satisfaction.  Acts as a core team member on an Agile Team serving in both the Scrum Master and Delivery Lead roles.  Facilitate, train and guide Agile project teams (and extended team stakeholders) who may have little to no Agile experience.  General support for the project management and Agile practices advocated through client standards.

Top 3 Required Skills/Experience

  • Proven experience successfully managing complex IT initiatives/projects – 7 Years
  • Proven experience successfully managing large teams of diverse resources – 7 Years
  • Proven experience collaborating at the Director and VP level – 4 Years

Required Skills/Experience

  • A take-charge approach and desire to remove project roadblocks, resolve issues and mitigate risks.
  • Demonstrated strong leadership skills with hands-on management of project execution. 
  • Able to achieve forward progress and maintain momentum in a complex project environment
  • Strong analytical and decision-making abilities.  Able to review financial and schedule forecasts to identify potential issues and opportunities.
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation communication skills with ability to deliver complex messages and teach new concepts.  Ability to work across various levels of the organization – from team discussions to executive level presentations.
  • Excellent organizational skills including use of meeting agendas, minutes and other structured project management documentation.
  • Previous experience in a Scrum Master and/or Product Owner role for at least one year with a project delivery team(s).
  • Expertise in facilitating standard Agile functions and ceremonies required including but not limited to: Scrum Planning, Story Mapping, Release Planning, Sprint Planning, Daily Stand Up, Backlog Grooming, Sizing/Agile Estimating, Review/Demo, Retrospective.
  • Possess thorough knowledge of PMI standards and terminology (including PMBOK).
  • Successful record of Project Work Plan (resource, cost, and time) management.

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Knowledge across multiple Agile frameworks (Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc.)
  • Applicable knowledge of the technologies used by the team.
  • Healthcare experience.
  • Experience with MS Project and JIRA tool or equivalents.

Education/Certifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree required. 
  • Master’s Degree preferred.
  • PMP certification preferred.
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) or Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) or equivalent preferred.

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-205279
Publish Date: 05 Aug 2022

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