• American Express - Engineering Director - Project Management Jobs in Bangalore,India

  • American Express
  • Save Job
  • 10 - 12 Years
  • Posted : 26 days ago

Job Description:

Why American Express ?

- Talk to our people and you will find out what we are really all about Open, creative, risk-taking, collaborative and innovative are just some of the expressions you will hear Its our culture that makes American Express an excellent place to work, and a huge part of why we regularly win the best workplace awards all over the world

- If you are ready to tackle a challenge and make an impact, American Express is an outstanding place to launch or grow your career

- We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status
Engineering Director

- This role will be responsible for leading large programs, cloud migration, product & engineering agile backlog management, adoption of appropriate SAFe (scaled agile) processes, release management, test data management & DevOps within the Web Engineering organization


- Leading and managing large initiatives across Web Engineering including enterprise cloud migration

- Leads and drives consistent release management processes & implementation for the organization

- Drives adoption and evolution of industry recognized best practices in Agile and SAFe delivery methodologies utilized across product and engineering teams

- Provides test data & test data tooling to support and accelerate test execution across teams

- Establishes and maintains strong relationships and partner with Product Management, Architecture and Engineering ensuring regular communication of delivery progress is maintained

- Ensures adherence of portfolio (or Platform) supported relevant compliance requirements

- Actively partners with key stakeholders to identify and prioritize projects/capabilities

- Sets priorities and milestones to meet strategic objectives

- Provides leadership to direct-report and/or cross-functional teams

- Builds reciprocal relationships at all levels

- Drives resolution of conflict as needed

- Establishes and clearly communicates program strategy and progress to key stakeholders

- Monitors projects/programs to ensure technology, compliance and security standards are being adhered to and

project objectives are being met

- Acts as the primary point of escalation for programs and resolve issues as necessary

- May design, track and analyze quality controls or governance processes

- Communicates to senior leaders with regard to program strategy direction and changes

- Responsible for leading delivery of significant change programs or other large business initiatives (may span across Technology or be in partnership with AXP business lines)

- Accountable for driving strategic vision & roadmap within the scope of responsibility

- Responsible for on-going financial management and reporting


- 10+ years of professional work experience in technology and large project management experience

- Ability to direct a team and negotiate and influence stakeholders within the team and externally in the broader organization

- Ability to build long term relationships across the organization

- Well versed in the concept of minimum viable product and engineering to support an MVP based rollout

- Excellent oral and written communication skills with a demonstrated ability to influence technical and non-technical audiences including those at the Executive leadership level

- Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly

- 5+ years leading Agile teams and experience with SaFe preferred

- Experience with communicating and managing at the Senior and executive level

- 10+ years of experience leading large delivery projects

- 7+ years leading large E2E programs and responsible for delivery

- Experience as part of and/or leading large, cross functional teams

- Bachelors Degree in related field required

- Experience driving large scale product delivery

- Requires prior management, supervisory experience

- Demonstrated experience with system architecture, design & integration as well as business knowledge in multiple disciplines

The Apply Button will redirect you to the website Please apply there as well


Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Salary : Not Mentioned
Deadline : 20th Feb 2020

Key Skills:

Company Profile:

Not Mentioned

These are some of our most popular tutorials

People who search this job also searched for the following Keywords

All rights reserved © 2018 Wisdom IT Services India Pvt. Ltd DMCA.com Protection Status