CA Technologies Sr Agile Program Manager in Islandia, New York
Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.
As a Sr. Agile Project Manager you will lead the Agile transformation within our Internal IT Department. In this role, you will coach Scrum Masters, Product Owners and Agile Team members. A strong background in Scrum, Kanban or SAFe along with outstanding communication skills is essential.
- About CA:*
CA Technologies is a Fortune 1000 company with a startup mentality – and we’re searching for incredible, bright talent to dominate in the marketplace. Sure, CA has been a leading software company for nearly four decades, with a global customer base that includes the majority of the Fortune 2000 - but what excites us today is the opportunity to redefine the future of our industry in the age of the cloud, mobile, social and big data. We have a daring vision and a powerful, expanding solution set that helps the world’s most successful companies realize their boldest objectives. For more information, visit www.CA.com/innovation.
- About the Role:*
In this role, you’ll help support CA Technologies charter to transform the IT industry by:
Leading and collaborating with global, cross-functional project teams to deliver complex solutions
Mentoring and motivating team members to succeed
Ensuring ongoing delivery of incremental business value while minimizing waste
Supporting business partners in the development of processes, procedures, and training
Employing servant leadership to embrace and support Agile practices
Providing vision and advanced Agile leadership to reach out across the organization and industry to define and leverage advances in Agile processes and practices.
Representing CA in the industry and becoming an innovator and thought leader
Implementing and advocating for Agile best practices and processes
Supporting and contributing to sustainable Agile practices within CA directly through guiding an Agile Program and indirectly through communities of practice.
How You’ll Stand Out:*
The perfect candidate for this role will have a demonstrated record of success in positions of increasing responsibility over the course of their career. He/she will have an outstanding track record and reputation for advising senior leaders on strategic initiatives within the IT industry. An ideal background will include:
Typically 7 or more years of Project Management experience
Hands-on Agile/Scrum experience
Exposure to Kanban and/or SAFe
Knowledge of CA PPM, CA Agile Central, Microsoft Power BI and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) a plus
Clear passion for driving organizational change through cross-team collaboration
Self-driven success in leading teams
Solid analytical skills and business acumen including developing knowledge of multiple divisions
Experience working in a complex environment interacting with multiple stakeholders in different business units
Strong communication/presentation skills
Bachelor's degree preferred
More About Working at CA:*
CA has earned scores of Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers, and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, CA’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.
We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.
Our Islandia, NY campus offers several amenities, including:
• Gourmet cafeteria with wide selection of cuisine
• Montessori Child Development Center for children up to the age of six
• Banking services
• Fitness Center (state of the art facility complete with indoor full court basketball, indoor racquetball courts, cardio studio, outside running track, soccer fields, tennis courts)
• Concierge services (dry cleaning, package shipping, stamps and movie rentals)
• On-site chiropractor
At CA Technologies your passion and expertise can directly impact the business and you’ll help offer our customers practical approaches to delivering new, innovative services and value through IT.
To learn more about CA Technologies and this opportunity, we welcome you to visit our web site at www.ca.com/careers
We and all of our subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. As such, it is our corporate policy to fill positions with qualified candidates regardless of the candidate’s race, color, sex, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military status, veteran status or any other protected group status.
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