Delivery Lead

  • 37704
  • Life - Data Science
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  • Massachusetts, United States
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  • Jul 9, 2020
Insurance
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Define and drive program strategy and roadmaps for identified business intelligence portals and user groups.
  • Lead a delivery team of reporting developers, business and data analysts.
  • Work cross-functionally with data engineering and data governance to source and identify new data.
  • Accountable to manage and monitor project tasks and controls during project planning and delivery activities to ensure continuous delivery of quality features within scope and budget.
  • Accountable for reporting of progress and managing quality and compliance with SDLC controls.
  • Estimate work-effort required, create resource plans and calibrate program plans based on dependencies and capacity constraints.
  • Maintain inventory of all Data Analytics initiatives across Corporate Finance, Investment Management and Enterprise Risk Management and maintain an integrated roadmap.
  • Facilitate and support quarterly prioritization sessions with leadership team to establish goals.
  • Interact regularly with executives and/or key customers to provide consultation, influence, resolve complex issues and provide insight into commitments, targets and progress.
  • Familiarity with project management tools and techniques including Jira, Confluence, Scrum, Kanban and related technologies.
  • Manage budget, timeline, and scope throughout the course of all assigned projects.
  • Develops high performing project teams, setting a positive tone and leading by example.
  • Proactively removes blocker/barriers enabling project team to complete objectives.
  • Collect and share lessons learned and ensure knowledge retention for future use.
  • Ability to assess a project's scope and the team's ability to execute.
  • Acts as an Agile mentor/coach to other Scrum Masters or any Agile role with strong sense of urgency and a continuous improvement mindset.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 5 years of technical project management experience.
  • Knowledge of SQL and use in data access and analysis.
  • Strong understanding of MicroStrategy to perform data visualization and report development.
  • Insurance or financial industry background.
  • Project leadership experience focused on engaging others in the delivery and execution of technical solutions.
  • Experience and familiarity with Corporate Finance or Investment Management data sets and reporting.
  • Strong knowledge of database technologies.
  • Preferred:
  • Master’s Degree, preferably in Business/Finance or an analytical field such as Economics, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science.
  • 8 years of technical project management experience.