Division: IGM Technology & Data
Location: Toronto or Winnipeg
IGM Financial Inc. is one of Canada’s leading diversified wealth and asset management companies with approximately $271 billion in total assets under managements. The company provides a broad range of financial planning and investment management services to help more than two million Canadians meet their financial goals. Its activities are carried out principally through IG Wealth Management and Mackenzie Investments
Under IGM Financial’s unique business model based on leading brands and multi-channel distribution strategy, we’re IG Wealth Management. For over 90 years of business, we have grown to become one of the largest most respected companies in Canada. We are a leader in providing the best advice, experience and outcomes for our clients, personalized throughout their lifetime.
At IG Wealth Management, our vision is to inspire financial confidence.
This is your opportunity to build a career with a leading organization where you can learn, grow and thrive both professionally and personally. We are proud to be recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for empowering our employees with the tools to thrive while working remotely, while also providing resources to ensure physical and mental wellness were put front and center.
You will join a team that believes our success starts with the success of our clients, while working together as a team to realize our greatest potential. You will join a team that strives towards excellence while developing and sharing skills and knowledge. You can make a difference for our clients, the world around us and be part of a team that cares. We are dedicated to offering a hybrid work environment when applicable.
IG Wealth Management is a diverse workplace committed to doing business inclusively – this starts with having a representative workforce! We encourage applications from all qualified candidates that represent the diversity present across Canada – including racialized persons, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, 2SLGBTQIA+ community, gender diverse and neurodiverse individuals, as well as all who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.
Handles intake requests from various teams for Infrastructure Delivery, monitor and provide transparency to progress and backlog of requests. Support engineering team with project assignments, creating deliverables/work packages and managing project/stakeholder expectations. Delivery Execution sees work through from intake to release handoff back to a project or production
Maintain Daily/Weekly visibility and progress with Engineering team(s) of tasks and project deliverables
Manage deliverables in Jira
Run daily stand-ups for engineering team(s)
Provide leadership to team
Occasionally navigate unknown and/or ambiguous situations
Successfully promote an environment of openness, honesty and respect within the Team
Balance a Project vs. Product mindset for work within the team and logically group work into workstreams
Receive and manage intake demand for Engineering team(s)
Knowledge of Infrastructure principles, environments, service models
Involved in Product discovery work such as story mapping, persona identification, and backlog creation
Build professional relationships with LoBs and stakeholder groups in organization
Understand Engineering team resource commitments, constraints and provide transparency to the process
With support of Engineering team(s); provide estimates to other technical and business teams for Engineering effort, costs and Assumptions
Inter-team coordination with business, technical teams, engineering
Pro-active, problem-solving attitude and ability to work calmly under pressure
Keep stakeholders and team members informed of dates, effort, costs vs. estimates
Recognize conflicts and challenges to resources, blockers, dependencies and initiate problem solving and risk mitigation strategies
Contribute to maturation of practices in Infrastructure Delivery
Continuous Improvement mindset
Raise ideas, contribute to team discussions
Understands how to apply Agile framework to work assignments and adapt as required, i.e. knowing when to accelerate processes and modify techniques
Post-Secondary Education diploma/degree
2+ in a PMA/BSA role with exposure to Cloud principles, Networking, End User compute technologies
Exposure or involvement of Project Management Life Cycle
Any Jira training, Azure/GCP/AWS foundations, knowledge of Project Management Life Cycle
Experience with MS Powerpoint, presenting/communicating to stakeholders
Experience in a technology delivery environment where funds/resources/time constraints create challenges to be balanced
Please visit our career page by clicking on the following link: https://www.ig.ca/en/careers
We thank all applicants for their interest in IG Wealth Management; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
IG Wealth Management is an accessible employer committed to providing a barrier free recruitment experience. If you require an accommodation or this information in an alternate format at any stage of the recruitment process, please reach out to the Talent Acquisition team who will work with you to meet your needs.
Please apply by March 7, 2024.