Program Manager - AI/ML Strategy and Governance

  • JPMorgan Chase
  • 60 Lispenard St, New York, NY 10013, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Job Description

Vice President, Strategy & Operations, AI Acceleration

Program Manager

About the AI Acceleration team

The mission of the AI Acceleration (AIX) team is to increase the volume and velocity of AI applications at the JPMorgan Chase. To achieve this we're building a team that blends JPMC's financial domain experts with engineering and product leaders that have shipped AI products at leading technology companies in Silicon Valley.

About the role

The AIX team is seeking a Vice President for their Strategy & Operations. This position is a unique opportunity to work across the full AIX team and gain a breadth of experience in financial services and AI. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated interest in AI and technology, work well independently, and be highly analytical. This role will challenge the candidate to take on a range of strategic projects for our rapidly growing team.

  • Lead programs to establish firm-wide level AI/ML processes and governance from development to implementation
  • Work across organizational boundaries, articulate views/roadmaps, and understand the interaction between various initiatives to deliver solution
  • Influence senior stakeholders to define and agree on a program delivery framework
  • Build effective coalitions with key stakeholders at various levels in a matrixed environment, leading to better alignment and faster business value delivery
  • Manage expectations of program stakeholders, including Business, controls, and technology
  • Report overall delivery status to program leadership and various stakeholders
  • Manage financial/operational reporting to monitor business performance
  • Communicate effectively across all levels (within the team, to cross-functional partners, to leadership / executives)
Basic qualifications
  • BA/BS degree
  • 5+ year's experience leading complex cross-organizational programs with a track record of successful delivery on large transformation programs
  • 5+ years of work experience in strategy consulting or a strategy-related role at a technology or financial services
  • Strong program and project management experience with proven track-record of leading cross-functional IT/Business transformation and governance programs
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and influence without direct authority, managing stakeholder expectations at all levels in a matrixed environment
  • Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate and collaborate with employees and management at all levels
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to articulate complex concepts to cross functional audiences.
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
  • Can facilitate the analysis of business processes, and articulate potential changes to business processes in a lucid manner, both orally and in writing
Preferred qualifications

AI experience: Experience with and/or genuine passion for artificial intelligence

Initiative and ownership: Ability to act with limited oversight on day-to-day basis, balancing multiple priorities

Team-first attitude: Motivated to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment

Controls or audit: Experience with guiding technology products through a highly-regulated environment

Advanced degree: MBA and/or technical degree
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