Categories:Agile, Delivery, Vancouver,

POWERSHiFTER is looking for a senior digital leader to take on the role of Director, Digital Delivery.

 

Your Mission:  

You will drive the  delivery department, overseeing a group of highly skilled scrum masters,  project managers and producers.  As a seasoned Scrum Master, you will live and breathe agile methodologies on a daily basis and foster the adoption of such thinking across all project types from pitch through to launch and beyond.  

 

Responsibilities:

  • Sits on the leadership team and works collaboratively with other directors on the growth and governance of the agency
  • You will embrace, champion and develop our Direct to Expert and Early and Often philosophies
  • Leads the project management team to successful executions on data driven mobile, tablet and desktop user experiences
  • Defines the standards and methodologies behind project delivery (Agile, SCRUM) and helps to educate and scale accordingly
  • Working with the Talent Manager on staffing decisions
  • Day-to-day management of the project management and/or delivery team
  • Helps oversee project scope, budgeting and risk management across entire delivery team
  • Liaises directly with the client during key phases of the project life cycle, when required
  • Cross-functional collaboration with strategy, design and technology departments
  • Supports POWERSHiFTER’s global staff resource allocations with delivery team and executive team, contributing to monthly/quarterly/annual forecasting
  • Works with internal stakeholders to achieve maximum efficiency and results contributing to department profitability
  • Responsible for conducting annual reviews, goal setting and success planning with project management and delivery team
  • Have fun!

 

Requirements:

  • 8+ years project management experience in a digital agency or in a product development capacity
  • Prior experience managing SCRUM/Agile projects
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Experience working with internal and external cross functional teams and product owners 
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Detail oriented but with a focus on the product roadmap
  • Reactive (and ideally proactive) approach to change management
  • Experience working both independently and in a collaborative team oriented environment is essential.

 

Benefits

  • Medical and dental benefits offered 
  • Extended POWERSHiFTER Recharge weekends from May to September
  • Beer taps in the kitchen
  • A cross functional, dynamic and fun working environment.
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