Georgia Employer PROJECT MANAGER, DIGITAL INNOVATION (OR ABOVE) in Alpharetta, Georgia

Every day, the people of TSYSr and Netspendr improve lives and businesses around the globe through payments. We make it possible for millions of people to move money between buyers and sellers using our payments solutions including credit, debit, prepaid and merchant services. We are "People-Centered Payments", and our team has the unique opportunity to help create a world in which payments make people's lives easier and better. This is both a tremendous honor and an important responsibility for those who accept the challenge. If you are looking to make a valuable difference for people everywhere - and for yourself - we may have the right place for you.Project Manager, Digital InnovationTSYS is the leading third-party payments processor globally and is well positioned for the future a s a stable but dynamic leader in the payments technology industry. We have a dynamic and energetic team that is focused on designing and implementing creative financial solutions on an always-on platform, which provides continuous and stable deployments at all levels of the system including applications, operating systems, and environment specific configurations.Our projects span multiple locations, disciplines and technologies with strong focus on technical innovation and process automation and require project managers to keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering and delivery challenges the teams face on a daily basis.As a Digital Innovation Project Manager, you will assist with the successful implementation of all aspects of our product initiatives and ongoing management of current product portfolio. Your passion, technical and business depth, and excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills will inspire ou r teams and rapidly establish trust amongst a diverse set of stakeholders and customers. You will be expected to make appropriate trade-offs to optimize time-to-deliver, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams.The right candidate will possess a strong agile project and program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading highly technical application and platform development medium to large projects, and will have a well-rounded technical background in current web technologies. You must be able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment, and not be hindered by ambiguity or competing priorities. This means you are not only able to develop and drive high-level strategic initiatives, but can also roll up your sleeves, dig in and get the job done. You will anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the busin ess needs versus technical constraints. An ability to take large, complex projects and break them down into manageable pieces, develop execution plan, then deliver them in a successful and timely manner is expected. Maturity, high judgment, negotiation skills, ability to influence, analytical talent and leadership are essential to success in this role.Some other things you'll do regularly include:* Lead cross functional agile development teams from design through delivery of all product development and systems modernization efforts, managing the timelines for all supporting software and services to support the various platform projects.* Communicate project insight and progress to the leaders and executives through creative executive dashboards and reports.* Manage the project financials including the project budget, hours and capitalization tracking.* Manage the program organization tools like Jira, confluence and execute the established communication plan.* Responsible for compiling overall program schedules and metrics using automated process in the tools.* Build and execute product roll out plans, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to delivery management.* Provide the required hands-on prog