Technical Project Manager - Chase UK

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time

Last updated

The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.
- Amelia Earhart

Here at JPMorgan Chase & Co., we know that people want great value combined with an excellent experience, from a bank they can trust. So we launched a new digital bank called Chase – to revolutionise mobile banking by creating seamless digital journeys that our customers love. For us, that means keeping ourselves customer obsessed and always being open to trying new things. Above all, it's about working with people who are passionate about building the bank of the future.

Our team is at the heart of building this new venture, focused on developing offerings that put the customer at the center. We have created a new organization and we are looking for solution-oriented, commercially minded, customer-focused engineers, used to working in an agile environment who want to be a part of building something new from the ground up within a diverse and inclusive team.

Culture is as important to us and we are looking for intellectually curious, new technology passionate individuals who would like to expand their skills whilst working on a new exciting venture for the firm. Your work will have a massive impact, both on us as a company, as well as our clients and our business partners around the world.

Technical Project Manager

As a Principal Delivery Manager you will have a strong track record of large-scale delivery experience. As a Principal, you are a disciplined expert setting the benchmark for quality and best practice. You are passionate about what you do and motivate those around you. You will have a strong track record of delivery, solving complex technical and product problems. You will have successfully delivered programs using lean and agile techniques, and ideally within a scaled agile framework. You're comfortable providing leadership and governance across a multi-team programme or running proof-of-concept workstreams for executive stakeholders.

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for initiative level planning and alignment, data based forecasting, reporting, and identifying and resolving program level risks, dependencies, impediment and blockers.
  • Accountable for delivery quality across the Initiative and maintaining the consistency of approach and a clear governance framework
  • Enabling continuous improvement and high quality outcomes through the promotion and use of agile scaled methodologies
  • Driving successful project delivery, collaborating within a team of Delivery Leads
  • Communicate to a wide range of stakeholders and client teams, aligning them to the delivery strategy and ensuring shared understanding of reporting and desired outcomes
  • Promoting the Delivery discipline across the initiative and tribes
  • Collaborate with the Lead Product and Technology roles to enable squads delivery
  • Comfortable leading and coaching a high performing team of delivery leads
  • Become a trusted advisor to the Product Head collaborating with them to deliver business and customer value

Skills/ Qualifications should include:

  • Expert practitioner of agile and lean practices drawing on experience of established frameworks and able to adapt them to meet program needs
  • Data-driven delivery practitioner, using data to drive decisions
  • You can understand and forecast key deliverables and communicate the program status clearly with senior stakeholders and are comfortable operating in ambiguity
  • When you see risks to delivery, you help teams mitigate them.
  • Able to shape your message to suit your audience’s needs using excellent communication, negotiation and facilitation skills.
  • Proven track record of delivering digital products in complex environments
  • Agile and lean advocate that can coach and educate without being dogmatic. You are commercially savvy and are able to work across teams and with vendors and partners
You’ve got this!