delaware | Executive Director - Area Team Lead Core Engineering Lead in Wilmington, DE

Executive Director - Area Team Lead Core Engineering Lead

  • JPMorgan Chase
  • 2101 Shallcross Ave
  • Wilmington, DE 19806
  • Full-Time
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Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America's households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: Nearly 5,000 branches, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone.








As an Area Team Leader /Core Engineering Lead
you will combine your years of proven leadership capabilities with your
respect and love for people to coach amazing teams of highly skilled
and inquisitive lifelong learners. Your servant leader approach to
coaching, mentoring and training coupled with your personal interest in
the individual enabling them to unlock and unleash their full potential
will have a tremendous positive impact. Your partnership with a Product
Owner to ensure your teams have necessary skills will be a powerful
combination that further enhances our ability to delivery outstanding
customer obsessed solutions.



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**Responsibilities:**






The Area Team Lead (ATL) is a key leadership position that is 100% dedicated to developing our people by creating and improving high performance teams, partnering with Product Owners and Area Product Owners to ensure the right balance of skills and people. The ATL will work very closely with the Product Owners (PO) and Area Product Owners (APO) to understand the resource requirements both short and long term, how the team is performing and understanding the team development needs to ensure we continue to re-tool and upskill our people. The ATL will be responsible for:









+ Managing 30 - 70 people in a flat organization


+ Managing, Coaching and Developing people:





+ Development Planning


+ Training


+ Performance management





+ Provides Real-time feedback


+ Performs compensation planning and management


+ Promotion recommendations and substantiation


+ Leverage measures and data for opportunities to optimize team(s) and their performance


+ Writes and delivers reviews, gathering necessary feedback from APO's, agile team members and others via Insight360


+ Is able to observe team in agile ceremonies without interfering and influencing their delivery






+ Hold Regular check in's with all team members (regular 1:1's with all team members)


+ Determine strategic workforce composition





+ Recruiting and hiring


+ Succession Planning


+ Build teams that succeed by continually assessing the product needs and aligning team members with the appropriate skills






+ Perform resourcing/capacity management and clarity forecasting


+ Perform Day to day people management (e.g. Onboarding/off boarding activities, OOO management)


+ Culture Management





+ Culture change agent


+ Foster diversity & inclusion


+ Creates a customer obsessed centric environment for team and contributors






+ Removes impediments for team


+ Eliminates/Reduces Waste


+ Ensures access to correct tools & how to use them






+ Performs administrative oversight of consultants


+ Understand and managing to Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) such as:





+ Employee Opinion Survey


+ Experiences that matter


+ Attrition


+ Diversity metrics


+ Expense Management





+ T&E


+ Training


+ Compensation


+ Hiring


+ Consumables






+ Lead/participate in a community of practice across the ATL's


+ Foster active engagement, collaboration and relationship among Product Owner (PO)/ APO(s)



**Qualifications:**









+ Minimum 2 years in Agile


+ Minimum of 5 or more years' in IT Organizational Management


+ Experience coaching and mentoring


+ Has experience in Agile delivery, Agile at scale or within large organization and Agile transformation


+ Undergraduate degree Business or Engineering or related field.


+ Other technical certifications or equivalent (preferred)


+ People Management:


+ Engaging, obtaining, using, and maintaining a satisfied workforce.


+ Team Orientation and Leadership:


+ Assists team in achieving goals, works with and engages other stakeholders.


+ Supports an environment that identifies opportunities to develop others through mentorship and leading by example


+ Consistently identifies opportunities to increase focus on and improvement of learning activities to benefit employees across the firm


+ Operates with a high level of integrity and promotes a culture that demonstrates these behaviors; challenges and suggests correction when needed


+ Consistently focuses on bringing talent into the firm


+ Publicly recognizes successes of others through internal forums


+ Creates a safe environment for experiments and failures in order to learn quickly


+ Business Knowledge:


+ Proficient to expert in multiple business disciplines and/or functions


+ Participates in setting and driving the business' strategic direction


+ Resource management:





+ Efficient and effective development and utilization of the organization's resources.






+ Adaptability:


+ Ability to multitask, meet multiple deadlines and manage end to end processes effectively.


+ Ability to remain flexible and incorporate changes to work as necessary.


+ Change management:


+ Able to use methods that redirect or redefine the use of resources as necessary, and employ other modes of operation that significantly change a company or organization.


+ Strong Communication Skills:


+ Risk and Controls:


+ Expert knowledge of risk and control compliance to departmental and company wide standards


+ Leads by example, exhibiting robust risk measures while advocating for adherence


+ Expert understanding of financial control and budget management






**Expert in:**









+ Risk and Controls


+ Agile methods


+ Technological, Organizational and/or Operational Change Management


+ Stakeholder Management


+ Partnership and influence


+ Conflict Resolution and Negotiation


+ Strategic thinking with respect to industry trends


+ Benefits Management


+ Budget and Financial Management including Business Case completion






**Knowledge of:**









+ Agile Foundations


+ Knowledge of Agile Practices Be Agile in Everything We Do


+ The Why of Agile


+ Knowledge of Agile Practices Values, Principles, Transparency/Openness, Collaboration


+ Knowledge of Agile Processes


+ Knowledge of Agile Terminology


+ Knowledge of Agile Practices Inspect & Adapt for Continuous Development


+ Knowledge of Agile Practices Be Comfortable Being Uncomfortable


+ Knowledge of Agile Practices Framework Experience / Kanban / Scrum / LeSS / SaFe














+ Process Agility


+ Supporting organizational change (org or system level coaching)


+ Embrace Lean Thinking principles/practices


+ Understanding and utilizing HR systems, processes, and policies Onboarding/offboarding


+ Understanding and utilizing HR systems, processes, and policies Administrative oversight of consultants











**Skills**









+ Constructive Teamwork: co-operates well supports others in the pursuit of team goals


+ Effective Communication: communicates in a clear, precise and structured way; speaks with authority and conviction; presents effectively


+ Influence: makes an impact; convinces and persuades others; promotes plans and ideas successfully


+ Analysis & Judgment: quickly understands and analyzes complex issues and problems; comes up with sound and rational judgments


+ Bottom-line Focus: focuses on bottom-line results, identifies potential risks and monitors the financial impact of own activities


+ Execution: adheres to company rules and procedures; executes plans with commitment and determination; achieves high quality results


+ Initiative & Responsibility: acts on own initiative, makes things happen and accepts responsibility for the results


+ Innovation: produces fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions; breaks away from tradition; promotes change and with others; shares knowledge, experience and information;


+ novelty


+ Networking: builds a useful network of contacts and relationships and utilizes it to achieve objectives


+ Organizational Awareness: understands the organization's informal rules and structures and utilizes political processes effectively to get things done


+ People Development: develops people through delegation, empowerment and coaching; promotes career and self-development


+ People Management: provides team with a clear sense of direction, inspires and co-ordinates others and keeps them focused on objectives


+ Professional Expertise: demonstrates specialist knowledge and expertise in own area; participates in continuous professional development


+ Self-Development: is aware of own strengths and limitations and pursues learning and career development opportunities


+ Steadiness: creates a stable and re-assuring work atmosphere; supports and encourages team in difficult times; is firm and reliable


+ Systematic Approach: uses a methodical and systematic approach; plans ahead, defines clear priorities and allocates resources effectively



JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.