IT Project Manager II

Moline, IL 61265

Posted: 09/20/19 Industry: Other Job Number: JDJP00020563



Responsible for the successful delivery of smaller strategic or larger tactical projects which are generally of moderate complexity. Utilizes and provides project management expertise to direct, with personal involvement, work assignments involving the work teams. Establishes priorities and gathers the resources necessary to staff any team leaders as well as the work teams. Directs, with personal involvement, the design of major components involved in the project. Directs, with personal involvement, the technology to be deployed on project; sometimes introducing new technology. Integrates and coordinates with user groups, business management, or I.T. management. Projects meet some or all of the following criteria: 6 to 12 persons on the project team; 3 to 6 disciplines involved; multiple facilities within Division are involved; DUTIES: Participates in the project planning process of new products/services and/or major improvements to existing products/services. Develops the project plan and leads the project team in executing that plan. Applies a solid foundation in project management and executing that plan. Applies sophisticated project management discipline and experience. Project plan developed by focusing on project definition, scope, business requirements, cost, completion dates, resource allocation, and quality/reliability. Uses sophisticated risk management, communication strategies, etc. as part of managing to the success of projects. Builds project management skills in others. Provides day to day work direction and assistance to a group of professional staff, primarily in the context of work needed against project plans. Determines resources needed to assure successful completion of project and secures resources from others (project leader/champion, process owner, division leader, etc.). Assists in coaching and developing team members. Provides performance input to team members' managers. Develops, tracks, and meets the capital and expense budget, generally at the project level. Monitors ongoing project status and maintains communication with business partners or stakeholders regarding the project status. Nature of projects requires significant communications outside the immediate project team. Looks for process improvement and process definition opportunities and leads others in adhering to existing processes and contributing to their improvement. Ensures project quality by adhering to standards in development, testing and, quality methodologies assuring integration with other systems. Contributes generally heavily to the technical decisions of the team. If not, gets the right technical talent applied. Assists in resolution of difficult technical issues whether within the company or with outside suppliers. Frequently is also responsible for establishing the overall technical direction for projects.


Position Title


PAM Scrum Master

Specific Position Requirements


Responsible for working with Privileged Access Management users to on-board privileged users, tools, and applications to the Enterprise solution. This includes establishing team commitments and tracking execution of the commitments to increase our security posture using Agile and Kanban. This position helps to remove impediments to the delivery team that might keep the team from producing their sprint goal and deliverables. Responsible for sprint planning with the team to set the work to be delivered during upcoming sprints. Responsible for working with the teams to prioritize product backlog. Responsible for reporting out team status, metrics, and monitoring progress toward goal completion and roadmap execution. This includes keeping executive summary that gets reported to the John Deere Board of Directors on a quarterly basis updated. 

5 to 10 years experience for the following required: 
• IT technical Agile work experience 
• Demonstrated use of Rally tool or similar tool usage
• Experience working in a collaborative team environment 
• Demonstrated experience working with highly skilled technical resources
Familiarity with security services is a plus.


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