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The Digital Channels Program Director is responsible for project planning, reporting and oversight of project execution of the Digital Channels portfolio of projects. This individual has a broad and thorough background in digital project execution and knowledgeable in best practices for software development using Agile software development methodologies. This successful candidate has demonstrated experience executing numerous large scale and smaller technical projects in the digital (online/mobile) space. In-depth knowledge of project and program management is a must.
This role manages a complex set of projects as a cohesive program including capital planning, prioritization, project planning, reporting, execution, and validation of successful delivery. The role is a key strategic partner with technical, product management and line of business groups spanning not only Digital Channels offerings, but also the systems and operations that the portfolio is dependent on.
This position manages program and project managers, other resources, and works with vendors to ensure that the program is fully coordinated between FRB technical and functional resources as well as vendors. Strong leadership and talent management skills are critical to the success of this role. Finally, this person will play a pivotal role, influencing others and driving change, including implementation of best practice software development processes.