The Senior Project Manager, Program Operations is essential to ensuring Publicis Media products and services are successfully delivered (e.g. against scope, cost, time, quality) and maintained through the application of program management methodology and business operations. The Senior project manager will be responsible for acting as the Scrum Master for development teams assigned to large scale, complex and long duration projects to deliver business solutions to the company. Includes oversight of full project lifecycle from inception to implementation with the ability to manage multiple project tracks and teams using agile methodologies and practices.
The Senior Project Manager will participate in the estimation, risk and resolution, status reporting process, and ensure that the team meets their commitments. The Senior Project Manager ensures quality of products and service are in compliance with the agency or client's needs.
Plan, implement and manage large scale concurrent projects using the agile framework
Ensures there is a consistent application of project management methodologies and standards
Develops strong and enduring business relationships with senior and mid-level executives
Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment and influence others to ensure successful project deployment
Understands key business and technology drivers
Proven ability to manage cross-functional execution teams through influence where direct reporting lines do not exist
Coordinates with other Project Managers to establish priorities and proactively set direction for engineering team across various projects
Works closely with the Product Owner and sponsor to identify and assure delivery against key business objectives, priorities, expectation setting, etc.
Performs other duties as assigned or requested