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Associate Agile Project Manager

IBM

Introduction At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status re

Introduction

At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project team’s overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!

Your Role and Responsibilities

As an Associate Agile Project Manager you will be responsible for building positive and productive working relationships with the client. Your role will involve:

  • Plan, track and manage the delivery of projects using appropriate agile project management methodologies, learning & iterating.
  • Support the clients’ agile transformation with consulting, introduction, support, and optimization of agile procedures
  • Take an active role in the clients’ projects as a Scrum Master
  • Work with Product Managers and Business Analysts to ensure product roadmaps are developed and translated into user stories.
  • Establish and lead a collaborative, dynamic planning process – prioritizing the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.
  • Manage a multi-stakeholder and multidisciplinary team.
  • Establish mechanisms for monitor and tracking the quality of all products/services built.
  • Document, track and manage risks and dependencies.

If you have any questions about the position, please feel free to contact Talent Acquisition Partner Haineto F. Smeding at haineto.fernandez.smeding1@ibm.com. Please note that we invite interviews on an ongoing basis and may choose to close recruitment once we have found the right match. Once you have clicked ‘apply now’, you can upload your CV. Then the recruitment process begins.


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

To be successful in this role you should demonstrate:

  • Project management experience
  • Experience in Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Project scheduling
  • Stakeholder management
  • Status report generation
  • Risk identification and management
  • Dependency management
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent English and Dutch or French (written & spoken)

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

In addition to your technical skills, we would like you to have a strong business understanding and good communication skills.



About Business Unit

IBM Consulting is IBM’s consulting and global professional services business, with market leading capabilities in business and technology transformation. With deep expertise in many industries, we offer strategy, experience, technology, and operations services to many of the most innovative and valuable companies in the world. Our people are focused on accelerating our clients’ businesses through the power of collaboration. We believe in the power of technology responsibly used to help people, partners and the planet.



Your Life @ IBM

In a world where technology never stands still, we understand that, dedication to our clients success, innovation that matters, and trust and personal responsibility in all our relationships, lives in what we do as IBMers as we strive to be the catalyst that makes the world work better.

Being an IBMer means you’ll be able to learn and develop yourself and your career, you’ll be encouraged to be courageous and experiment everyday, all whilst having continuous trust and support in an environment where everyone can thrive whatever their personal or professional background.

Our IBMers are growth minded, always staying curious, open to feedback and learning new information and skills to constantly transform themselves and our company. They are trusted to provide on-going feedback to help other IBMers grow, as well as collaborate with colleagues keeping in mind a team focused approach to include different perspectives to drive exceptional outcomes for our customers. The courage our IBMers have to make critical decisions everyday is essential to IBM becoming the catalyst for progress, always embracing challenges with resources they have to hand, a can-do attitude and always striving for an outcome focused approach within everything that they do.

Are you ready to be an IBMer?

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About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.

Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we’re also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business.

At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it’s time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.



Location Statement

IBM wants you to bring your whole self to work and for you this might mean the ability to work flexibly. If you are interested in a flexible working pattern, please talk to our recruitment team to find out if this is possible in the current working environment.



Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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