Senior Delivery Manager

CarMax   •  

Richmond, VA

5 - 7 years

Posted 259 days ago

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Position Requirements

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Leads delivery of complex products/initiatives for teams that may also include business stakeholders, supporting IT teams, creative teams, vendors, and consultants through all phases of the software development life cycle
• Responsible for facilitating Agile team ceremonies and effectively guiding resources to achieve goals
• Responsible for adhering to the current project and/or product management methodology while influencing best practices, process improvements, and procedures
• Coach and mentor team members in the execution of project and/or product management activities and agile techniques; accountable for success of products and/or initiatives
• Serve as a primary problem solver for any issues, roadblocks, and risks; maintaining responsibility for their resolution. Servant leader for the team.
• Effectively create and deliver presentations and reports to management team, communicating product and/or initiative status
• Drive the decision making process amongst stakeholders, ensuring product/initiative needs and solution options are presented and understood
• Train and mentor others in managing multiple large initiative and/or product teams simultaneously

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Ability to communicate with and influence a variety of audiences including product managers, IT developers, business analysts, business partners, stakeholders, and senior management
• Must have strong cross-functional teamwork skills
• Ability to observe business situations, recognize roadblocks, and deliver solutions
• Ability to influence and indirectly manage team members to meet initiative and/or product deliverables
• Proven ability to adapt to changing priorities while consistently meeting deadlines with accuracy
• Ability to lead, partner with and challenge peer groups
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills; able to identify areas of improvement and make sound recommendations to solve problems
• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Effective at handling multiple concurrent large projects
• Ability to work independently with minimum supervision, and proceed on own good judgment
• Understands and champions, coaches and mentors on Agile practices where appropriate

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

• Bachelor’s Degree
• 5+ years practicing/heavy involvement
• Digital/IT Experience
• Specialties: Agile, Lean, Scrum, Kanban