The Brunswick group
Digital Transformation Program Director Mercer County, NJ
Digital Transformation Program Director
Position Type: Full Time Equivalent (Contract or Perm)
Location: Mercer County, NJ – This position can be worked from a remote/virtual office.
TBG is seeking a Program Director level Digital Transformation Leader, with experience building digital products across mobile, web and desktop from conception to delivery to support our clients enterprise initiatives. The Digital Transformation Program Director will work in a nimble, start-up like environment, withing an 50+ year, established company. This individual will relentlessly look for opportunities to innovate and take thoughtful risks in order to improve company productivity and efficiencies. They will be held accountable for delivering the business outcomes required from product development and champion the digital change.
Responsible for assessing emerging trends, technologies, electronic platforms and potential partnerships and for building digital products that transform the business and how customers are served.
Lead digital product managers who collaborate with digital and technology teams in to build creative digital solutions in an agile way.
Work on business problems at the intersection of program management and technology
Develop digital solutions while interacting with other high performing teams to inspire innovation and champion change
Responsible for the end-to-end management of multiple medium to large scale, complex, multi-phased technology projects and is accountable for the project schedule, budget, and overall quality of project delivery.
Responsible for assigned projects and ensuring they are established to meet required scope, plans are appropriately managed and governed, appropriate application of the project management framework, weekly status reporting, timely escalation of risks and issues, and appropriate management of dependencies, if applicable.
Communicate a clear vision of project goals and objectives to the key stakeholders, setting expectations and holding teams accountable to those expectations to reach desired outcomes.
Manages project execution by overseeing data collection process for project review and evaluation, using data-driven methods to quantify decision making.
Build and manage relationships with key stakeholders, business units and cross-functional teams to support project delivery and be able to balance stakeholder needs, and effectively negotiates tradeoffs between scope, schedule, and budget. Balancing needs of multiple stakeholders to gain buy-in.
Skills & Requirements:
Experience with projects in multiple technologies and functions. Main projects working on digital transformation)
Enterprise digital transformation project experience in the healthcare, professional services, technology or digital organization.
Experience building digital products across mobile, web and desktop from conception to delivery
5 years of professional experience in product management and design Implemented products from ideation to implementation
Experience in writing clear and concise user stories for both business and technical needs
Agile or SAFe (Scaled Agile) certification strongly preferred Product management certification
Ability to drive ideation, design and delivery of digital solutions in close collaboration with a range of partners including business owners, technology, operations, legal & compliance, marketing & sales across multiple international locations
Experience building scalable digital platform leveraging existing digital assets and creating new ones that can used across geographies and functions and on multiple distribution channels (mobile, web, desktop, API)
Experience in researching, analyzing and organizing customer needs and corresponding journeys; bridge the technical and business worlds ensuring we are building the right products with a combination of vision, market/user/competitor research and usage metrics
Experience in the Digital Product Management discipline doing business analysis, market/user research; as well as owning the digital roadmap
Comfortable working in the SAFe methodology, in scrum teams / Agile release trains with different disciplines
Strong customer focus and should be able to collaborate with users and customers to understand and anticipate their needs and translate them into product requirements.
8+ years experience delivering digital solutions on Azure, AWS IaaS platforms within PMP, ITLI, PMO, SDLC frameworks using SCRUM Agile methodologies.