Technical Project Manager (Android Team)

Overview

Remote
On Site
Hybrid
$80 - $100
Contract - W2
Contract - 10 Month(s)

Skills

Android
Android Engineering
Video Streaming
Agile
Project Manager
TPMs
collaborate
front - end development
planning
product management
project plans
software development
verbal communication

Job Details

Top Mass Media & Entertainment Company

Location: New York, NY / East coast fully remote (This position can be fully remote working east coast hours or hybrid in the NYC office)

Contract duration: 10 months +

Rate: up to $100/HR

Summary: This role sits on a fast-paced team where you will have influence over key product/front-end development decision making, ability to collaborate to build and define team processes, and a front-row seat to delivering on exciting Android experiential, playback, and platform product launches around the world to engage and delight their subscribers. Experience with Android builds / releases is mandatory.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and/or oversee the delivery of projects by collaborating with Android
    engineering teams, product management and developing detailed project plans from development to deployment
  • Facilitate technical meetings; follow technical discussions in order to successfully capture outcomes and see them through to completion
  • Track team progress against committed deliverables and work with the team to
    identify risks, dependencies, and solutions to ensure timely and successful delivery
  • Work with the development team to create delivery timelines of feature sets for
    projects, and partner across various tracks and business leaders to sequence the work based on priorities
  • Collaborate with other TPMs to understand cross-team dependencies, prioritize the work to avoid impediments, identify single points of failure for discussion and decision
  • Attend project meetings and communicate program progress against defined
    milestones and delivery risks to various levels of executive leadership.
  • Ensure transparency of progress and issues/risks. Proactively drive risk mitigation and contingency planning, along with issue resolution
  • Track and report key program metrics, informing stakeholders as appropriate
  • Ruthless prioritization and ability to handle multiple team requests and balance that against competing priorities and committed work
  • Independently manage activities and resolve conflict within associated teams, with minimal influence from management
  • Effortlessly sift through noise and facilitate discussions and activities with a laser focus towards results

Skills:

 

  • Experience managing large-scale, strategic, software development programs in a well-established global technology organization
  • Proven experience in working in complex yet ambiguous environments managing multiple stakeholders
  • Strong ability to articulate complex processes
  • Demonstrated ability with Agile project management
  • Proactive desire to strive for personal best alongside advocating for continual
    improvement, empowerment, and growing transparency
  • Technical knowledge of architecture and development practices
  • Experience in leading teams through improvement through process re-engineering
  • Excellent people skills, including the ability to influence various audience and various levels
  • Demonstrated tenacity and comfortable with ambiguity
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must understand the impact of injecting requests to the team's backlog
  • Tools expert including Atlassian Suite and desktop tools: Airtable, Google suite