IHG Project Manager, Application Development (Agile) in Atlanta, Georgia
Project Manager, Application Development (Agile)
Job Number R167056
Hotel Brand: IHG Corporate
Americas - United States - Georgia - Atlanta
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Your day to day
The Project Manager, Application Development (Agile) supports developing the analysis, reporting and tracking of web, mobile and other large software development programs, projects and portfolio objectives and requirements. This position is also supports the continual analysis of the portfolio to assure balance and optimization to achieve Global Technology’s strategic plan.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provide support toweb, mobile and other large software development programs, projects, and interdependencies, reporting anomalies or areas of concern to senior management
Assist in the analysis of the portfolio and provide recommendations on the program/project mix to key decision makers, develop, maintain, and provide expert analysis of the commissioning process where program and projects are added/deleted from the portfolio, develop, maintain, and provide the Management Dashboard, portfolio plan, resource capability plan, portfolio risk register and dependencies register.
Assist in Balancing/optimization of the portfolio in terms of strategic goal attainment vs. delivery capacity/capability and business as usual priorities
Provide support in the evaluation and implementation of process improvements to improve project workflow and more effective delivery including initiating reviews of post program and post project evaluation reports and benefits to ensure the strategic goals have been met
Participate in governance/portfolio meetings and provide information/support to business planning
Maintain key performance indicators for the portfolio and practice lifecycles
What we need from you
Education Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field of work or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.
CSM, SAFe certified preferred
Experience Typically, up to 3 years of progressive work related experience with demonstrated proficiency in multiple disciplines, technologies, or processes related to the position.
Technical Skills and Knowledge
Knowledge of project/program and portfolio management methodology, and project constraints
SDLC Agile Project management experience in organizing, planning and executing large-scale projects from conception through implementation and ability to translate strategic business requirements into technical specifications and specific system functionality
Ability to focuses on quantifiable outcomes
Demonstrated analytical, budgeting, performance tracking, monitoring, analyzing, and communication skills
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and MS Project
Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills for providing and presenting information to clients, vendors, management, and staff.
What we offer
We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including great room discount and superb training.
Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care, that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - click here to find out more about us.
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