Solution Owner in San Francisco, CA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Slalom Consulting   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

Slalom is seeking a talented, self-starting Solution Owner to lead the discovery and implementation phases of complex projects for Slalom-built solutions. As a Solution Owner you will lead large, multi-work stream projects with focus on exemplary quality assurance, excellent client relationships and demonstrated thought leadership. Your primary responsibilities include defining project delivery road maps and financials, hands-on management of complex projects with multiple work streams and strong partnership with clients.

What you'll do

  • Perform large-scale, complex software delivery project/program management on client engagements or lead multiple software delivery projects for a client engagement
  • Maintain client/partner relationships and demonstrate expertise in leading/overseeing Agile projects to ensure successful outcomes
  • Responsible for project financials to achieve targeted financial results
  • Work with Product Owners and Solution Architects to define and deliver the technology solutions for clients
  • Develop and promote innovative Scrum and Delivery Leadership solutions, methodologies and proposals
  • Support recruitment, selection, staffing and onboarding of consultants to projects; assist in qualifying opportunities and work with people managers and consultants to assess project fit
  • Provide guidance, coaching, mentoring and day-to-day direction for a team of direct reports on project(s); handle the performance feedback and annual review processes for direct reports
  • Demonstrate proficiency in creating proposals, writing RFPs and SOWs, and reviewing proposals with clients
  • You will have the ability to contribute to the Solution Owner community and assets (e.g. offerings, standard methodologies, white papers, learning curricula, etc.)

Your Qualifications

You have...

  • 6-10 years of consulting experience in iterative software development as a Program Lead, Engagement Lead, Practice Delivery Lead, or similar role
  • Experience in all phases of product development, software development, and testing life cycles
  • Management experience in established technology and product departments with mature program management processes and standards for both Agile and waterfall project methodologies
  • Experience with recruiting and building out teams; experienced management with a strong history of mentoring others
  • Advanced facilitation and communication skill sets
  • Hands-on management of complex projects with multiple work streams and $3M+ budgets; management of roadmaps and financials
  • You are comfortable creating proposals, writing RFPs and SOWs, and reviewing proposals with clients
  • Expertise in agile software delivery methodologies: Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, XP, and Lean
  • A real passion for building software solutions with state of the art technology
  • You embrace challenging situations and enjoy solving complex problems
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other related technical field

Valid Through: 2019-10-17