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IT Project / Program Manager – Digital


UBS
Location: London
Job type: Permanent
Category: Management Jobs
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IT Project / Program Manager – Digital

United Kingdom

Information Technology (IT)

Group Functions

Job Reference #

228099BR

City

London

Job Type

Full Time

Your role

Are you a strategic thinker who can manage Projects / Programs and can be involved in the detail if required.?
Are you a multi-tasker? Can you manage several priorities at once and keep delivery on schedule? Can you communicate efficiently with a wide variety of senior stakeholders (Junior and Senior) in IT and Business?
We’re looking for an Digital IT Program Manager to:
• lead the delivery of multiple IT projects, focusing on the Digitalization of the Client Coverage business spanning marketing, Sales management, and Client servicing
• manage the budget, risk, dependencies, quality and change at program level
• drive effective project governance to stay in line with scope, budget and timelines
• assess and remediate risks and issues, tracking these plus deliverables on our RAID reports
• liaise with project stakeholders, gaining go forward decisions and signoffs
• allocate, utilize, and direct personnel resources to drive projects to completion

Your Career Comeback

We are open to applications from career returners. Find out more about our program on ubs.com/careercomeback.

Your team

You’ll be working in the Asset Management Technology Client IT – Client Coverage Channels and Marketing team. We are an international distributed team, spanning London/UK, Zurich / Switzerland, USA, Poland and Pune/India working for UBS Asset Management, with this role being based in Broadgate, London.

We are supportive for our employees to work flexible working hours as well as working remotely from home.
We drive the digital technology change and support the global expansion of our business units platforms which gives you a chance to look not only into the IT value and development chain, but as well gain domain knowledge, how to run IT as a business, state of the art technology and working in a fast-paced environment with vast diversity. Our culture centers around partnership with our businesses, transparency, accountability and empowerment, and passion for the future.

Your expertise

• Ideally, 8 years+ of experience as a hands-on IT Project / Program Manager in a multi-project environment with globally distributed teams
• Must have proven track record in successfully architecting, building, releasing, and maintaining large-scale user centric Digital / Web enterprise platforms in a complex technology environment – preferably within financial services ideally a major Global Asset Management or Investment Banking Group
• strong analytical and problem-solving skills in combination with a can-do attitude and a solid understanding of project/program management and software engineering processes
• experience in designing and developing software solutions with strong core project management process and software tools knowledge
• a robust understanding of the software development lifecycle principles and standards, preferably in a DevOps setup
• partner with our business to deliver end to end technology and business change on multiple fast paced digital projects
• experience in managing all aspects of program / projects, including project planning, execution, timing, quality, cost and early identification of potential risk and issues
• Strategic thinker and effective communicator with internal and external stakeholders, able to coach, lead and influence
• Proven success managing technical delivery of solutions in agile and waterfall-oriented teams
• organize and drive requirements-gathering activities as necessary
• allocate, utilize, and direct personnel resources to drive projects to completion
• assess risks and issues in the solution design; develop concepts for remediation
• Project / Program Management and / or agile certification is a plus
• create technical feasible solution architectures to meet functional and non-functional business requirements
• work in matrix architect and technical environment within UBS and with external suppliers to ensure that the appropriate technology direction is defined for all solutions
• inquisitive, able to challenge effectively and manage conflicting stakeholder needs, passionate about shaping the digital world of tomorrow
• Experience architecting and delivering global digital platforms and products using a range of agile frameworks, methodologies, and tools, along with knowledge about which methods to apply when
• Ability to work in environments that are undergoing complex change, working in an iterative manner, evolving solutions, and understanding how far to challenge and when

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IT Project / Program Manager – Digital

United Kingdom

Information Technology (IT)

Group Functions

Job Reference #

228099BR

City

London

Job Type

Full Time

Your role

Are you a strategic thinker who can manage Projects / Programs and can be involved in the detail if required.?
Are you a multi-tasker? Can you manage several priorities at once and keep delivery on schedule? Can you communicate efficiently with a wide variety of senior stakeholders (Junior and Senior) in IT and Business?
We’re looking for an Digital IT Program Manager to:
• lead the delivery of multiple IT projects, focusing on the Digitalization of the Client Coverage business spanning marketing, Sales management, and Client servicing
• manage the budget, risk, dependencies, quality and change at program level
• drive effective project governance to stay in line with scope, budget and timelines
• assess and remediate risks and issues, tracking these plus deliverables on our RAID reports
• liaise with project stakeholders, gaining go forward decisions and signoffs
• allocate, utilize, and direct personnel resources to drive projects to completion

Your Career Comeback

We are open to applications from career returners. Find out more about our program on ubs.com/careercomeback.

Your team

You’ll be working in the Asset Management Technology Client IT – Client Coverage Channels and Marketing team. We are an international distributed team, spanning London/UK, Zurich / Switzerland, USA, Poland and Pune/India working for UBS Asset Management, with this role being based in Broadgate, London.

We are supportive for our employees to work flexible working hours as well as working remotely from home.
We drive the digital technology change and support the global expansion of our business units platforms which gives you a chance to look not only into the IT value and development chain, but as well gain domain knowledge, how to run IT as a business, state of the art technology and working in a fast-paced environment with vast diversity. Our culture centers around partnership with our businesses, transparency, accountability and empowerment, and passion for the future.

Your expertise

• Ideally, 8 years+ of experience as a hands-on IT Project / Program Manager in a multi-project environment with globally distributed teams
• Must have proven track record in successfully architecting, building, releasing, and maintaining large-scale user centric Digital / Web enterprise platforms in a complex technology environment – preferably within financial services ideally a major Global Asset Management or Investment Banking Group
• strong analytical and problem-solving skills in combination with a can-do attitude and a solid understanding of project/program management and software engineering processes
• experience in designing and developing software solutions with strong core project management process and software tools knowledge
• a robust understanding of the software development lifecycle principles and standards, preferably in a DevOps setup
• partner with our business to deliver end to end technology and business change on multiple fast paced digital projects
• experience in managing all aspects of program / projects, including project planning, execution, timing, quality, cost and early identification of potential risk and issues
• Strategic thinker and effective communicator with internal and external stakeholders, able to coach, lead and influence
• Proven success managing technical delivery of solutions in agile and waterfall-oriented teams
• organize and drive requirements-gathering activities as necessary
• allocate, utilize, and direct personnel resources to drive projects to completion
• assess risks and issues in the solution design; develop concepts for remediation
• Project / Program Management and / or agile certification is a plus
• create technical feasible solution architectures to meet functional and non-functional business requirements
• work in matrix architect and technical environment within UBS and with external suppliers to ensure that the appropriate technology direction is defined for all solutions
• inquisitive, able to challenge effectively and manage conflicting stakeholder needs, passionate about shaping the digital world of tomorrow
• Experience architecting and delivering global digital platforms and products using a range of agile frameworks, methodologies, and tools, along with knowledge about which methods to apply when
• Ability to work in environments that are undergoing complex change, working in an iterative manner, evolving solutions, and understanding how far to challenge and when

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