Senior Project Manager/Program Manager with Avoka Technologies



Posted Under: Broomfield, Colorado jobs in Executive; Executive jobs
Posted On: 2017-09-23 11:00:00

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Job Description
FINTECH is one of the hottest sectors in technology today. Attracting billions in investment every quarter to help banks digitize their business models.

AVOKA IS ONE OF THE HOTTEST COMPANIES IN FINTECH AND BASED HERE IN COLORADO:

KPMG Top 10 fintech innovators

Inc. Magazine 22 fintech starters to watch

Finovate 3 times best of show winners

Celent Model Bank Awards

AND WE ARE HIRING!!!

You will have the opportunity to learn new skills, work with public facing web and mobile solutions like Account Opening, Mortgage Applications and Wealth Management for some of the largest financial institutions in the US and globally. We re helping banks, wealth managers and insurers become easier to do business within the digital age. You can be part of the fintech revolution!

THE ROLE:

You are a Senior Project Manager or Program Manager with a track record of delivering successful projects into large and complex organizations. You will be responsible for the successful implementation of Avoka s Transact platform, leaving customers thrilled at the new experience they are providing for their customers. You will manage the budget, resources, client relationships and set up clients for long term success.

You will work closely with solution architects and coordinate the IT and infrastructure teams, brand designers, integration specialists and developers. You will guide clients to ensure their business objectives are met within their budget and time frames.

You must be able to find the right mix of agile and traditional methodologies that best suit specific client requirements.

YOUR MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Manage and drive Avoka product implementations
* Develop and maintain strong relationships with key client stakeholders to ensure smooth project delivery
* Responsible for budgeting, planning, resourcing, status updates, risk management, quality review, and escalating functional, quality, and timeline issues
* Manage change of scope, time, and cost
* Deliver on specific business value expected
* Create professional services SOWs
* Advise client on the best implementation methodology and adjust to deliver the best customer outcome. Contribute domain expertise to business discussions.
* Define new processes to increase team efficiency and improve delivery
* All other duties as assigned by your supervisor, customer, or the Company

YOUR MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

* 10+ years in a customer-facing technical project management role with proven ability to deliver on time and on budget
* 5+ years in a product-based services organization
* Understanding of software development methodologies, including Agile
* Consulting experience preferred
* Large Bank experience either internally or as a vendor, preferred
* Ability to take ownership of an implementation and solve issues that arise during delivery
* A distinct desire to deliver value and satisfy customers throughout the implementation no matter what it takes, and ability to push back when required
* Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools
* Proven ability to lead a cross-functional team with a combination of engineers, architects, and business representatives
* Ability to work through problems independently and engage the team as needed
* Exceptional communication and thorough documentation skills
* PMI and CSM certifications highly regarded
* Must be willing to travel up to 25% of the time

REPORTS TO: Director, Client Services North America

LOCATION OF POSITION: Broomfield, CO or remote for top candidate

AVOKA IS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK! In addition to a competitive salary, full benefits (health, dental, vision), 401k matching, a culture of learning and working with the latest technology, we also support a work-life balance and enjoy having fun.

_Avoka (USA), Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. _

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