Director - Program Management Omaha - Omaha - 16582BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.

Department

This role takes the overall responsibility for planning, leading, organizing, and motivating project teams to achieve a high level of performance and quality in delivering projects that provide exceptional business value to users.
Additionally, this role is responsible for overseeing the Program Manager Team.

Job Description

  • Oversee the Program Manager Team and ensure the coordination and completion of assigned software development projects throughout the organization that are intended to meet the required specification and quality goals.
  • Take overall Project Management responsibility to ensure the coordination and completion of assigned data and software development projects throughout the organization.
  • Help structure and monitor dashboards and roadmaps, fostering coordination and collaboration across different teams, and identifying roadblocks and ways to address them.
  • Promote implementation of Agile approach, as well as application of new technologies and industry trends and foster a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Consistently communicate team's activity with Managing Director by using clear reporting standards, giving partners oversight into a program’s status and giving managers a holistic view of capacity and performance against objectives.
  • Promote investigation and application of new technologies and industry trends.

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate/first-level degree (e.g., Bachelor’s degree) required
  • Minimum 10 years of related experience in project management or program management.
  • Thorough knowledge of software development processes – especially Agile practices – is essential.
  • Thorough understanding of the technologies used in software development is a must.
  • Experience managing cross-functional teams with demonstrated success in collaboration and project completion.
  • Excellent leadership skills to foster teamwork.
  • Detail-oriented disposition and clear, concise communication skills.
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