IT Program Management

in Rockville, MD

Job #:278529

Practice Area: Not Yet Classified

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

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Job Title:  IT Program Manager 
Location:  Rockville, Md
Industry:  Financial 
Terms:  Contract-to-Hire 
Requirements:  Program Manager, Agile

IT Program Manager Job Summary:
Are you looking for your next exciting opportunity? Our client is seeking a Program Manager to lead development and maintenance of a large industry regulation system used by state and federal agencies, regulated entities, and the general public. The program manager is accountable for ensuring all approved program commitments are delivered within approved timeframes, scope, and budget. The program manager is responsible for leading the team and communicating with external client stakeholders, business leaders, and various dependent technology groups across the organization.

IT Program Manager Job Responsibilities:
• Perform strategic planning of product and service offerings and define mid-long-range program roadmaps
• Manage scope and schedule, including key business critical milestones and dependencies to ensure successful delivery of external customer commitments
• Manage program issues and risks, assess likelihood and magnitude of impact; determine mitigation strategies; escalate where appropriate
• Work with Finance and others to estimate, manage, and report program budget which includes labor, license, vendor, and other costs; track customer approved budgets, forecasts, and actuals; and resolve variances
• Manage all resources assigned to the program from internal sources and/or from external solution providers
• Manage internal and external stakeholder relationships

IT Program Manager Job Requirements:
• Education
o Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering, or related field
o MBA or other related advanced degree preferred
o Agile certifications (e.g., ACP, CSM, PSM, CSPO, SAFe Agilist) preferred
o Familiarity with IT Service Management (ITIL)
• 10+ years project and program management experience driving large, complex projects with multi- function teams
• 5+ years leading programs and projects using Agile methodologies
• Proven ability to lead software development projects and ensure customer objectives, goals, and commitments are met
• Experience engaging and managing external service providers to achieve business goals and objectives and ensure adherence to SLAs
• Excellent oral and written communications skills and experience interacting with both business and IT individuals at all levels

IT Program Manager Key Words: 
• Agile, SDLC, Program Manager, Program Management 

Frequently Asked Questions:
• Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
• Remote Workers?  Not eligible, must work onsite with the team 
• Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered
• Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible

How to Apply:
For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message for Braelynn Wiggins at 571-612-4591. 
ettain group is a talent solutions company dedicated to matching people with the most relevant employment opportunities in IT, healthcare IT and the digital creative space. Top employers and highly skilled talent throughout the U.S. select ettain group for a better recruitment experience. Our culture empowers teams with the flexibility to deliver a superior candidate experience and client experience using market intelligence. We recruit resources, own projects and manage programs to offer a wide range of IT development and talent solutions to our clients and candidates. To learn more about ettain group visit To explore more job opportunities with ettain group, visit

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