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J.B. Hunt Transport Program Manager III in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Title:

Program Manager III


Project/Program Management


United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

Under administrative direction, the position works with our engineering and technology groups to plan, coordinate, and execute program management best practices to align with business strategy across multiple business areas and technology teams. The incumbent applies industry standards and determines tool sets/applications for program management methodology.

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

•Independently plans and executes program management methodology across multiple technology and business groups (large enterprise programs).

•Strategically works with business owners and representatives to understand the business goals and objectives and deliver solutions that align with those goals.

•Communicates program status to all levels in the organization and drives decisions across program teams and/or business units.

•Facilitates scope and prioritization of the program plan deliverables across products/portfolios.

•Proactively identifies and manages risks and issues across program/portfolio teams and business stakeholders.

•Establishes and guides the team in program-specific operating procedures.

•Facilitates third-party relationships and integrations to support the program deliverables.

•Assesses business impact and coordinate implementation with the organizational change management team.

•Develops, manages, tracks, and maintains the program's budget.


Minimum Qualification:

Bachelors degree in Engineering, Management Information Systems, Business Administration/Management, or related field, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 9 years of work experience in Business Administration or Project Management.

Preferred Qualification:

Project Management Professional Certification preferred;

Agile experience preferred;

Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA) preferred;

Masters degree

Experience in Data Science, Data Analytics, Data Modeling, Data Engineering, Data Warehousing, Machine Learning, Operation Research and ETL


Bachelors: Business Administration/Management, Bachelors: Chemical Engineering, Bachelors: Civil Engineering, Bachelors: Computer Engineering, Bachelors: Electrical Engineering, Bachelors: Industrial Engineering, Bachelors: Management Information Systems, Bachelors: Mechanical Engineering

Work Experience:

Business Administration, Project Management


Certified SAFe® Agilist (SA) - Scaled Agile, Inc., Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification - Project Management Institute (PMI)

Job Opening ID:

00402826 Program Manager III (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominate force in transportation and logistics industry, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. affirms its belief in equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment in all terms and conditions of employment. J.B. Hunt is committed to both the spirit and the letter of affirmative action law and continues its good-faith efforts to comply with all applicable government laws and regulations. The company is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity. J.B. Hunt will recruit, hire, compensate, offer benefits to, upgrade, train, layoff, terminate, and/or promote individuals without discrimination in regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or other bases by applicable law.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. offers reasonable accommodation in the employment process for individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance in the application process due to a disability, you may request accommodation at any time by calling 1-800-777-4968.