Methodology and Governance Senior Program Manager

Methodology and Governance Senior Program Manager

Category: 
Professional Services
Location: 
UK - Reading (EMEA HQ)

The Position:

This individual’s primary responsibility will be to program manage the ongoing support required for the Pegasystems consulting delivery methodology approaches and associated artifacts.  This individual will work both as a managing resource and an individual contributor for the methodology artifacts associated with Pegasystems delivery models. 

In this role, you will:

  • Manage a multi-faceted program supporting the creation, enablement and execution governance of a new Methodology Approach for delivering Pegasystems engagements
  • Provide expertise and thought leadership to clients/partners/professional services consultants on delivery strategy
  • Communicate with senior stakeholders to gain community support for the program and to solicit input to improve the program
  • Provide oversight and governance to the program
  • Create an environment that promotes collaboration across many diverse teams
  • Provide expertise and consulting to project managers in the process of project management and in the softer skills of team dynamics, team building and group motivation
  • Develop standards for consistent project management, methodologies, and reporting

Pega Offers:

  • A rapidly growing yet well-established business
  • The world’s most innovative organisations as reference-able clients
  • Analyst acclaimed technology leadership in a massive emerging market

The Person:

This individual must be a self-starter and be comfortable presenting in front of a group.
Must be able to create content for and deliver in a hands on workshop environment. The ideal candidate should be an intelligent, motivated, and accomplished senior project management professional who has a track record of building and helping to enable organisations delivery methodologies.

Qualifications will include:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 10 to 12 years of project/program management experience with IT software projects
  • Strong process and methodology knowledge and experience for software development lifecycle (SDLC).
  • Must have extensive knowledge of delivery methodologies such as: Scrum, RUP, Waterfall, Extreme, Agile, Six-Sigma,…
  • Must be Scrum Master Certified
  • PMI Certification a +
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent Program management skills
  • Proficiency in computer software including Project, Power Point, Excel, Word
  • Effective interpersonal skills including facilitation skills and conflict resolution
  • Comprehensive understanding of project management theory and team dynamics
  • Experience working in a large global environment
  • Ability to work with individuals of varying degrees of technical understanding; should be able to adjust communication style based on targeted audience

We value diversity in our workforce and welcome enquiries from all suitably qualified applicants.
 



About Pegasystems:
Pegasystems Inc. is the leader in software for customer engagement and operational excellence. Pega’s adaptive, cloud-architected software – built on its unified Pega® Platform – empowers people to rapidly deploy, and easily extend and change applications to meet strategic business needs. Over its 30-year history, Pega has delivered award-winning capabilities in CRM and BPM, powered by advanced artificial intelligence and robotic automation, to help the world’s leading brands achieve breakthrough business results. For information about benefits and culture, click here.
 

As an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, Pegasystems Inc. will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran or disability status, or any other category protected by law.

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