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Manager, Solutions Management

Lincoln Financial Group
Radnor, PA 19087
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Alternate Locations:Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania)

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Level: M2

Requisition #64392

About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customers lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $238 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.

The Role

This position will manage a team and processes for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility. S/he provides support for delivering on the technical solutions of a team along with hiring, coaching and assessing individuals to ensure they are effective team members. Additionally, s/he will collaborate with internal teams/stakeholders to ensure all aspects of the solution(s) are technically superior, a successful team culture is achieved, using available tools and industry best practices, ensuring work aligns with strategic and tactical goals.


  • Actively supports individuals/teams to deliver value effectively
  • Advocates for and advances modern agile software development
  • Builds organizational capability within his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Builds partnerships with customers, suppliers, and internal/external stakeholders to understand long term vision and future engineering needs for planning horizon
  • Celebrates with the team - recognizes and rewards the team(s)
  • Champions and advocates for the adoption of the Agile Framework; Serves as an agent of change
  • Champions continuous learning and innovation, such as adoption of development and test automation, to strengthen the long-term success of team deliverables
  • Coordinates and coaches' individuals through goal setting, personal development plans and performance reviews
  • Creates and manages financial plans for training budgets and/or overall unit expenses
  • Develops people by helping them gain skills and knowledge needed to be successful in an agile delivery environment. Provides relevant technical coaching and support
  • Ensures that top talent is hired and retained for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Establishes and implements individual and team priorities, performance goals and objectives to ensure completion of responsibility for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Identifies and recommends process improvements that significantly reduce workloads or improve quality across for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned area(s) of responsibility, assesses the impact, and collaborates with management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions.
  • Manages a team and processes for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Manages and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Manages and evaluates individual/team performance and takes appropriate action to meet and/or exceed performance standards for assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Manages assigned area(s) of responsibility to ensure workloads are appropriately balanced among team members.
  • Monitors team health using appropriate metrics and makes corrective action to improve overall team(s) performance
  • Partners with team on the technical design, development, and implementation of technical solution(s) while ensuring the technical solution is aligned with the strategic direction & intent of the work
  • Proactively works with other leaders to conceive team structure and seek opportunities to maximize agility and efficiency
  • Promotes an environment of inclusion and effective collaboration across the enterprise
  • Provides governance of technical and business best practices at Lincoln
  • Provides training and development opportunities, including stretch assignments, for team members and gives honest and open feedback to aid in the development of talent.
  • Serves as a resource to team members and internal/external stakeholders on more complex assignments/projects for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility.
  • Shares the knowledge and experiences gained with teams across the organization and beyond their responsibilities
  • Supports individuals/team for technical problem identification, root cause analysis, and decision-making
  • Understands, teaches, and/or sponsors the engineering skills needed to support the development of high-quality code, components, systems and solutions aligned with the business and IT strategy
  • Works with architecture and agile teams to ensure system, technical, and product architectures are aligned with business objectives
  • Works with team to mitigate or eliminate technical impediments to team delivery and is a point of escalation for technical impediments
  • Works with teams to continually improve their technical processes and develop best practices for agile development that delivers value to our stakeholders


4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's) - Minimum Required


  • 2+ Years of managerial, supervisory, and/or demonstrated leadership experience. (Required)
  • 4+ Years experience that directly aligns with the responsibilities for this position including 2 years of Agile Experience and 1 years experience in waterfall project/program/ portfolio resource planning, reporting, & prioritization. (Required)
  • Cloud/Hybrid cloud implementation and operational experience a plus.

This position may be subject to Lincolns Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincolns current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.

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Posted: 2020-10-04 Expires: 2020-11-02
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