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Ref No.: 17-06164
Location: Reston, Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 11/06/2017 to 05/05/2018
• Title: Program Manager
• Conversion Salary: $145-155k


Job Description:
As the Program Manager, you are responsible for managing the execution of multiple Agile Software projects through to completion. You will work within the constraints of budget, schedule and scope while managing risks and ensuring adherence to established processes and methodologies. You will cultivate relationships and provide stakeholder management. You will communicate status across different business units and stakeholders. You will be accountable to ensure your team is efficient, knowledgeable, and disciplined in delivering quality software solutions on-time and on-budget leveraging Agile tools and methodologies. You will be responsible for proactively communicating roadblocks, risks, and identifying mitigation strategies.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Advanced software development project management experience with ten plus years as a project/portfolio manager, three of those implementing new commercial products to market
• Experience managing Software Development projects
• Must have working knowledge of Agile and Scrum Methodologies
• Strong presentation capabilities including ability to communicate clearly and concisely to C level executives and Senior Management
• Exceptional at independently managing large scale, complex, and fast paced projects
• Experience managing multiple projects concurrently while developing and nurturing relationships with stakeholders across various time zones
• Ability to manage scope, time, and resources of large scope projects, within predefined constraints
• Experience working closely with a Scrum Master and/or filling Scrum Master role as needed
• Ability to plan resources and independently manage team assigned to project
• Experience facilitating team dialogue to identify all project risk, develops mitigation strategies/plans, and works to have strategies in place should they be needed
• Owns risk management and escalation for resolution
• Proactively measures and monitors project progress and drives projects to delivery timeline
• Identifies and manages project dependencies and critical path
• Implements and manages project changes
• Ability to work closely with product owners on project road mapping
• Conflict resolution management experience
• Significant experience building, managing, and articulating detailed project plans
• Experience establishing and executing a project communication plan
• Experience organizing and presenting key project progress and health, risks and issues, during project reviews
• Ability to quickly & constructively respond to the unexpected, balancing tact, negotiation, and directness
• Passion for disciplined program management and transparency
• Ability to demonstrate strong leadership and problem solving skills
• Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
Preferred Qualifications:
• Commercial consulting experience delivering to a statement of work
• Leadership with software product delivery
• Experience working with offshore and distributed teams
• Health Care or medical device/technology familiarity
• Lean Project Management experience
Tools:
SharePoint, MS Project, Team Foundation Server, PlanView, SAP, MS Office Suite, MS Visio
Team Overview:
The Clinical Workflow Applications team, within Becton Dickinson, delivers workflow efficiency and patient safety improvements within the hospital. We work on solutions used at the point of care, in the pharmacy, the operating room, and throughout the hospital. Our solutions enable clinical workers to be more efficient whether they're using a desktop, mobile device, or reports delivered to their inbox. In fact, our mobile solutions and innovation have made us the Mobile Center of Excellence for Client. We strive every day to deliver value to our customers and Help All People Live Healthy Lives!

Our team strives for excellence in software development. The Research and Development team plays a key role in providing software solutions, tools, analytics and creative problem solving that optimize the quality of our products and the efficiency and predictability of our software development teams. We use technology to unite our workforce over multiple time zones and deliver software applications to medical care providers around the world.