IT Project Manager-- Lean Six Sigma

Hiring Permanent Full Time IT Consultant Project Manager Digital Specialist Lean Six Sigma Agile Mississauga

Your new company
Our client, a leading global chemistry company across US, Canada, Asia and Europe, is going through a Digital Transformation. They are building a Digital Hub for the global business in Toronto city, therefore we are hiring multiple technology talents with ambition to join the digital hub. During COVID, you'll work remotely from home. After COVID, you'll enjoy a hybrid work environment between your home and office.

Your new role
Sitting within the global Process Excellence team, your job as the Senior Specialist Lean Six Sigma is key to translate the business requirements to the IT department. You will work closely with the solution team to cover North American area. This is an Agile continuous improvement position where you work with internal customers to identify the pain points and stakeholders, review current process, and work with the solution team to improve the process and automate the process.
A highlight of your job responsibilities:
• Lead and execute process improvement projects
• Drive Digital Automation by assessing processes and identifying opportunities to eliminate, simplify and streamline them thereby setting the basis for smart or hyper automation
• Ensure sustainable improvement in quality and process improvements
•Translate internal business partner needs into an actionable state for automation and/or digitalization teams
•Coordinate project activities with different teams
•Global exchange and collaboration with Automation, AI and Process Excellence product family team to drive automation within China
•Design or draft solutions and find right internal contributors
•Achieve high level performance for executed projects, initiatives, services and products for business partners
•Train, coach & mentor associates in the practice of continuous improvement. Lead, coach and support continuous improvement projects

What you'll need to succeed
In a nutshell, to be a successful candidate in this job, you are a strong Agile or Lean Six Sigma coach with strong Continuous Improvement experience.
  • University degree in computer science/Information Technology/Software or other related discipline.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in Digital environment, preferable as Consultant, Project Manager, Solution Architect, Lean Coach
  • Experience in Digitalization and good understanding of customer requirements
  • Very good business process understanding and able to speak in business language
  • Fluent English
  • German is beneficial
  • Has good communication and consulting skills
  • General knowledge about Change Management and Agile working models
  • Has a good knowledge and experience about state-of-the-art digital solutions, in particular technical solutions relevant for process automation (e.g. MS Power Platform, Adobe XD, UI Path Task Capture, Bizagi, Outsystems) - coding skills are not required
  • Good knowledge about Digital Ecosystem in North America
  • Has experience in Project Management
  • Continuous Improvement Methodologies – Lean and/or Lean Six Sigma experience and certification, experience as a LSS trainer/coach
  • Agile Methodologies – Agile, Dev Ops, Scrum, Kanban, Design Thinking experience and/or certifications
  • In person & virtual facilitation skills – Experience with in person & virtual team & workshop facilitation and the use of collaborations tools such as MS Whiteboard, MS Teams, Web Ex, Menti, etc.
  • Fluent in MS Office suite – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams
  • Experience working with Scrum or equivalent Agile Development Process
  • Can manage projects/initiatives not limited to IT

What you'll get in return
Digitalization is a key differentiator, and a true part of the company's DNA that creates new exciting customer experiences and business growth, and drives efficiencies in processes. Your company support this goal by providing the digital hub access to latest technologies, expertise and inspirations. You will be the early batch of employees that makes the Digital Transformation happen on a global scale. During the digitalization process, your expertise as SME in Process Improvement is widely used across global projects and initiatives. The company also provides up to 15% pension match as part of the premium benefits plan on top of a competitive salary and bonus.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Job Type
Technology & Internet Services
Projects & Change Management
Competitive salary + Pension

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Jane Qin, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Toronto (FR)
8 King Street East, 20th Floor

Telephone: 4169162041

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