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Discover Principal Agile Program Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

Principal Agile Program Manager Remote R24129 About This Role Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover. Job Description At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We’re all about people , and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career. As a Principal Agile Program Manager, you will leverage your deep understanding of agile principles and modern software product development process to shape how we work, learn, and innovate. You leverage your Agile management skillset to continuously evolve product development process to reduce waste and improve efficiency. You will also help build strong communities and shape our culture of continuous learning and continuous improvement as well as help your teams efficiently deliver their commitments. Actively manages and escalates risk and customer-impacting issues within the day-to-day role to management. Responsibilities + Collaborate with your Product Owners to ensure the team has a well-groomed backlog + Coach team engineers in utilizing Agile best practices as needed + Optimizes the flow of work across multiple agile teams throughout product development life cycle + Motivates and enables others to take accountability to streamline product delivery process, efficiently manage large and complex products launches across multiple teams + Leverages data and metrics to derive insights and continuously identify improvement opportunities. Drive these improvement opportunities to fruition + Be the champion of Agile Software Product development processes within a Value Stream and mentor Product Owners and Engineers to follow agile practices + Leads the charge on building community, foster inter-team collaboration and the culture of continuous learning and continuous improvement across the entire Value Stream + Collaborates with Discover Technology Academy to create, contribute and teach through immersive learning experiences that support delivery of products, services, solutions and capabilities + Play a key role in federating Discover Tech Academy Dojo Factory capabilities Minimum Qualifications At a minimum, here’s what we need from you: + Bachelors – Computer Science or Business or related + 6+ Years – Project Management, Agile or Related Preferred Qualifications If we had our say, we’d also look for: + 8+ Years – Project Management, Agile or Related + Experienced using Jira Software to plan, manage and track agile initiatives from the team level up through the Product Family level #Remote #BI-Remote #LI-JJ1 What are you waiting for? Apply today! All Discover employees place our customers at the very center of our work. To deliver on our promises to our customers, each of us contribute every day to a culture that values compliance and risk management. Discover is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Discover is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other legally protected status. (Know Your Rights)

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