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Project manager - Cloud migration

  • Employer: iA Financial Group
  • Office: 2200 McGill College Avenue
  • Location: Montreal, Quebec
  • Other Possible Location(s): Québec, Quebec
  • Job category: Information Technology
  • Job ID: JR10014229
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time
  • Apply before: 2022-09-19

Description

Project Manager - Cloud Migration
Telework/remote/Quebec/Montreal

The Infrastructure Department is looking for a Project Manager to complete its team for the integration projects of new companies in our infrastructure.

Main responsibilities:

  • Plan and facilitate committees according to established governance in order to provide visibility on the progress of the project(s) (scope, timelines, budgets, risks, decisions) and obtain the required support from partners and managers involved in the project;
  • Participate in the planning of deliveries during the project with the other teams; I&O;
  • Conduct regular follow-ups with other teams to achieve objectives;
  • Ensure that other Scrum masters and members of other delivery teams understand and play their roles correctly;
  • Eliminate obstacles and ensure close collaboration between the various stakeholders;
  • Facilitate planning meetings, daily scrum, retrospectives and progress reviews;
  • Act as a facilitator;
  • Ensure that the implementation team is functional, productive and continuously improving its productivity;
  • Evaluate risks and action plans to be put in place;
  • Ensure the implementation of the action plans defined during the retrospectives and following the risk assessment;
  • Protect the team from any external interference;
  • Produce an accountability adapted to the context (just enough, just in time);
  • Actively participate in the quarterly planning process;
  • Create the right conditions for a high-performance team focused on priority business needs;
  • Ensure the application of the Scrum or Scrumban framework and accompany the team in the process to make them autonomous and self-organized while respecting the guidelines of the mandates entrusted to them;


Requirements :

  • 10 years in project management with a minimum of 3 years in an agile and IT context (technology projects or infrastructure or software package implementation with external suppliers);
  • Concrete experience in the application of agile principles in the Scrum or Scrumban framework (ceremonies, artifacts, etc.);
  • Experience in managing projects involving multiple stakeholders from multiple sectors or multiple organizations;
  • Experience in budget management;
  • Experience in facilitation and presentations at the executive level
  • Concrete experience in reporting in agile mode AND in traditional mode;
  • Concrete experience in the application of best practices (e.g. recognized repository) in project management;
  • English level: very advanced.

Skills:

  • Great organizational skills and good judgment to assess the level of urgency;
  • Proactivity, dynamism and speed of action in the face of changing priorities (ability to anticipate and adapt);
  • Ability to synthesize information and popularize it;
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing and mobilization skills;
  • Leadership exercised in the service of the team to bring out the talents of each person in a collaborative mode;
  • Partnership attitude, political and cultural sensitivity.

Assets:

  • PMP Certification;
  • Scrum Master certification;
  • Knowledge of the insurance and financial services industry;
  • Knowledge of an agile methodology.


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iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

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