Risk Management Program Manager

    • Flexible / Remote

As a key member of Pega's consulting organization you will work directly with our Global 3000 clients to assess project risk, identity solutions and collaborate with technical delivery teams to resolve any issues.

In this role, you will:

  • Own the risk management processes which help to guide Pegasystems Service engagement teams through the delivery lifecycle from a business perspective
  • Manage the following processes for the Americas region:
    • Proposal Clinic support
    • Deal Framing support
    • Business Triage
    • Pro-active risk management
  • Work cross-functionally to improve processes to ensure continuous improvement
  • Evaluate and recommend internal tools to facilitate risk management process
  • Work with Sr. Director in developing a governance model for the risk management program
  • Identify and evaluate the risks associated with the program activities and take appropriate action to control the risks
  • Provide written reports on proposal & Deal Framing clinics and Business Triage meetings


Pega Offers:

  • A rapidly growing yet well-established business
  • The world's most innovative organizations as reference-able clients
  • Analyst acclaimed technology leadership in a massive emerging market
  • Competitive pay + bonus incentive, employee equity in the company, 3 weeks paid vacation plus 10 company holidays, 2 community service days, medical/eye/dental c overage, and even pet insurance!


The Person:

You are a diplomatic and organized project manager with the ability to take complex technical problems and break them down into easily digestible solutions. With a fluent understanding of risk management you're able to clearly and concisely speak with senior management both internally and on the client-side to keep them informed on where issues stand.

Qualifications include:

  • 5 to 7 years of project/program management experience with IT software projects
  • Minimum 3 years Pega delivery experience
  • Comprehensive understanding of program management theory and team dynamics
  • Strong process and methodology knowledge and experience for software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Knowledge of delivery methodologies such as Scrum, RUP, Waterfall, Extreme, Agile and Six-Sigma
  • Ability to influence and navigate a highly matrixed organization
  • Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision both written and verbally
  • Demonstrated, applied experience establishing and delivering complex projects


Travel requirements:

  • Up to 25% travel to client/other sites


Job ID: 10092


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