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Technical Project Program Manager
Vienna, VA

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Job Description

Towers Crescent 2 (12067), United States of America, Vienna, Virginia

At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Technical Project Program Manager

As a Senior Technical Program Managerat Capital One, you will lead complex, multi-disciplinary technical projects using your technical program management expertise. The ideal candidate has a track record of delivering large-scale, high-complexity technical projects on time, on budget, and fit to specification. You will work with smart and passionate people to deliver results that have a direct impact on the company's bottom line. You will take on important and exciting responsibility from day one, working with key stakeholders across the Enterprise. You will be challenged to excel and lead alongside the brightest talent in the industry and be rewarded for your achievements.

General Responsibilities:

* Lead critical technical program initiatives as a part of the Enterprise Data Transformation Program
* Removing barriers and addressing common issues across different initiatives for smoother and timely execution
* Providing end-to-end governance, driving teams to adhere to existing processes, and defining new and improved processes and procedures
* Driving technical discussions with engineering and business owners for project requirements and scope with specific focus on cloud-based data platforms
* Designing, developing, and managing project plans in a complex dynamic environment, revising needs to meet changing requirements
* Ensuring projects are being documented appropriately to mitigate risk and being delivered on time
* Leveraging problem solving and influencing skills to ensure project plans deliver on intent
* Drive on continuous improvements, and drive team to deliver value quickly
* Partnering cross-functionally with LOB customers to provide strategic and tactical thought partnership to effectively drive project delivery
* Building relationships and collaborating with key stakeholders to ensure delivery of commitments

The ideal candidate will:

* Demonstrate a proven track record of excellent program / project management, bringing the ability to quickly put structure in place to manage work in a dynamic environment
* Have an in-depth knowledge of program management and ability to manage delivery across teams to effectively manage scope, schedule, budget, and risks/impediments
* Command a strong attention to detail ensuring that projects are managed and documented appropriately to mitigate delivery risk
* Have a strong ability to solve problems cross-functionally
* Exhibit outstanding influencing skills to effectively drive project / program efforts to delivery on schedule, within budget and with high quality
* Have excellent communication and partnership skills, essential in interacting and communicating with key stakeholders at all levels across the company to manage, inform and influence outcomes
* Evangelize with stakeholders and customers to communicate delivery of new capabilities
* Have knowledge of how the Tech organization is operating and maturing and how the Program's deliverable are aligned to the company's imperatives
* Roll up their sleeves and dive deep into supporting the resolution of technical impediments, to help the team meet its commitments

Basic Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree or Military experience
* At least 5 Years of Technical Program or Project Management experience
* At least 2 Years of Agile or Scrum Master experience
* At least 1 year of experience working with cloud-based data platforms

Preferred Qualifications:

* Masters or MBA degree
* 7+ years of Project Management experience
* Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or other Agile certification
* Knowledge and experience in Technology and Finance
* Familiarity with the Teradata and DDE platforms and legacy data processes
* Experience managing large programs across business areas
* Working knowledge of Agile delivery frameworks (Scrum, Kanban, Scaled Agile Framework)
* Strong communication and collaboration skills
* Strong problem solving and influencing skills
* Demonstrated experience achieving project results

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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