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Project/Programme Manager – Quantexa Implementations

Date: Jun 3, 2021

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

Project/Programme Manager – Quantexa implementations

The Team

The Project/Programme Manager will work within Advanced Analytics, one of the teams under Digital Lighthouse. The role of the team is to deliver data-centric solutions using a consistent, accelerated, efficient methodology blended across the UK and India (KGS). Our work involves the transformation of an organisation’s data management as well as embedding analytics to support their digital transformation and strategy. Our customers benefit from increased automation, efficiency and quality, saving them time and cost and unlocking latent value from their data.
We specialise in the following areas:

• Data Strategy, Architecture and Governance
• Data Management and Security
• Data Modelling
• Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
• Data Integration
• Data Platforms
• Data Quality and Integrity
• Reporting and Analytics
• Data Visualisation and Storytelling.

We base our solutions around the Microsoft Azure stack, augmented with additional vendor products as and when required. We work with our customers and other KPMG teams in an open, collaborative manner; we share knowledge; we thrive on challenge; we continually learn; we understand when we collectively succeed, we individually succeed; and we have fun doing it

The Role
• Lead project teams to deliver projects following agile techniques optimising quality, time and cost of delivery to the customer.
• Act as Scrum Master or support a Team Leader as Scrum Master to apply agile techniques to best effect.
• Provide regular reporting internally and to our customers of the status of projects.
• Work with our customers to develop statements of work for ongoing implementation services.
• Mentor and upskill Technical Team Leaders to ensure our teams have the skills and capabilities necessary to produce high quality deliveries to our clients.
• Work and learn with a high degree of autonomy with minimal supervision, seeking and know when to engage the rest of KPMG.

The Person
• Have strong Project Management and Leadership skills particularly focussed around Agile delivery methods.
• Demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to devise delivery solutions to address customer challenges.
• Exhibit strong technical communication skills with demonstrable experience of working in rapidly changing client environments.
• Have an excellent appreciation of what makes a high quality, operationally stable system and how to streamline all areas of development, release and operations to achieve this.
• Have worked on a variety of complex data orientated projects for financial services clients.
• Have exposure to Agile, especially SCRUM.
• Quantexa BA certified

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