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Product Manager

Level 4 - Expert

12 month contract

Army maintains and develops a number of bespoke communications and ICT services and applications with many unique requirements. A need has been identified for a Product Manager to support innovation and integration effects within a specialised engineering development and integration team.
The Product Manager will be a change agent coordinating delivery and business stakeholders, managing new development and operations, and providing direction and oversight to Product teams. The successful candidate would be expected to work within a blended team of ADF, APS and contracted technical staff.

Salary/Rate

Daily rate negotiable

Contract Extensions

1 x 12 month extension options

Security Requirements

NV2, PV preferred

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Job Overview

Find out what you'll be doing

Service Benefits

Competitive salary packages

Job satisfaction

Work-life balance

Training & development

The Role

The role’s responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Establish Product roadmaps and release plans across product catalogs that satisfy requirements and deliver business outcomes;

  • Collaborate with the Product owners and engineering teams to guide the scoping, planning and delivery of fit for purpose outcomes, applying Agile delivery methodologies (Scrum, SAFe) across the product catalog;

  • Manage stakeholders and coordinate key engagements

  • Manage organisational interdependencies as it applies to product delivery including:

  • Defence capability and benefits management;

  • Managing the expectations of the senior stakeholders to maximise product value;

  • Driving the Agile methodology adaptation in the Product space;

  • Resource capacity management; and

  • Risk management.

  • Driving continual improvement across a product portfolio and business processes

Your Background & Experience

The role requires demonstrated experience in:

  • Demonstrated success in defining, building and managing Product lifecycles within key project management methodologies (Scrum, SAFe, PMBOK);

  • Strong project and stakeholder manager skills to manage multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously;

  • Experience overseeing Agile development initiatives and estimating resource requirements;

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills, including leveraging data to inform decision making;

  • Relationship building and collaboration skills across diverse stakeholders;

  • Ability to prioritise and balance multiple stakeholder priorities;

  • Experience using Agile, SAFe and PPM modules within ServiceNow will be highly regarded.

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Dora Zhang

Senior Consultant - Defence

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