IT Program Manager in Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Peoria, IL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an experienced IT Program Manager to work onsite at our client’s facility in Peoria, IL. This is a contingent position expected to last 1 year.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintain key relationships with Directors, Division managers, Portfolio Management, and IT/Functional COE teams to deliver results in a professional manner
  • Can articulate a credible picture of future direction and outcomes; can influence and motivate behavior away from status quo and inspires others to follow or lead as appropriate
  • Enable, motivate, direct and continually develops a committed, motivated and high-performing team by setting clear goals and expectations, tracking progress, ensuring feedback and addressing performance problems and issues promptly
  • Document the justification of proposed Data and Analytics projects in terms of their overall benefits, costs, strategic alignment and risk
  • Track and report of program progress against a predefined work plan, ensuring program goals are met as defined by its business use cases
  • Identify and assess risks as input to developing and implementing mitigation approaches
  • The primary customers are internal and this role supports an administrative group that includes two or more departments
  • Problems and issues the incumbent faces have a variety of interpretations and require careful evaluation and reference to a large number of options
  • The incumbent needs to review standard courses of action appropriate to the discipline and follow the best option.


  • Four-year degree from an accredited college or university in computer science, information systems, statistics, applied mathematics, or engineering OR 8 plus years of job related and significant program or software development experience
  • 5 or more years of program management experience managing large scale, cross-functional software development programs
  • Experience practicing and certification as Agile/Scrum as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, Solution or Release Train Engineer
  • Experience in software development, data management, data governance, and/or analytics (experience as a software engineer is highly desired)
  • Experience using Agile project management tools such as Azure DevOps

***This position is located in Peoria, Illinois. Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense.***

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.