AWS Project Manager

$140,000 - $160,000

Full Time

  • No Travel Required



Job Description


Job Description:  

We are seeking a high-performing, energetic person to help lead various Agile Scrum teams through Project Management. The Agile Delivery Team is responsible for major enterprise platforms that are critical to the success of Intuitive. This position not only manages large/small scale projects but will also be responsible for making sure a Scrum team lives by the values and practices of Scrum. 


Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Socialize and execute Intuitive Digital/Cloud transformation/Data platform strategy & provide technology support to our customers 
  • Build Strong Customer Relationship framework, Create and maintain technical project plans outlining tasks, delivery dates and allocation of resource is aligned to statements of work (SOW's) 
  • Plan, manage, and execute variety of cloud deployments related to DevOps, Databases, Containers Technology, and Application Development/deployment. 
  • Lead contract renewal efforts for existing clients, provide support to leadership in SOW development process. 
  • Mentor, guide, and coach the Delivery Team on Agile/Scrum/Kanban/Lean principles and practices. Coach the Delivery Team in self-organization and cross-functionality. 
  • Manage project resources ensuring all projects meet customer obligations and budget expectations 
  • Provide timely and accurate status updates to all customer, partner, and Intuitive stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle 
  • Own and manage technical project escalations through to resolution, and ensure expectations are clearly set with customer and within Intuitive teams 
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of project methodology aligned to the project skillset for efficient delivery 
  • Gather information at front end to determine project parameters and specifications, and to budget human, financial and other resources. 
  • Expected to provide technical oversight to some staff and track attainment of project milestones and Support KPIs. 
  • Embrace and role model servant leadership. 


Technical Skills Required 

  • Lead on-prem & cloud implementation, migration, and support projects from kick-off to closure 
  • Knowledge of DevOps Principles, Core Database technologies implementation, and container technology implementation (k8s & others) 
  • Understanding of Security, Backups & recovery procedures, High Availability configurations, Storage technologies, and core operating systems. 
  • Understanding of Vulnerability Management processes. 
  • Experience in handling small- and large-scale projects involving IT infrastructure technologies like Cloud Azure/AWS/Google Cloud Platform. 
  • Functional understanding of cloud (AWS), data centre components, and conceptual integration of servers, storage, and networking technologies. 
  • Understanding of Enterprise Network, system, and application-level security issues. 
  • Experience in creating and implementing standard operating procedures, training customers’ technical teams as part of hand-offs. 
  • Experience building, testing, and deploying applications. 


Job Functions: 

  • Facilitates Scrum ceremonies and enforces time boxes. Embrace and role model Agile Principles. 
  • Help remove organizational and team impediments to agility and progress. Assist Delivery Team and Product Owner with relentless and continuous improvement in processes and product delivery. 
  • Meet with customer Key stakeholders, application owners, application developers, and analysts, coding staff to determine continuously evolving business needs and functionalities desired. 
  • Build a project plan for the relatively large or complex project(s), including milestones, resources needed in the form of staffing hours, budget, technology stack, following established project management methodology. 
  • Track course of project from meetings, conferring with customer leadership to internal developers, and receiving reports. Update project plan as needed. 
  • Document changes to scope or functionalities with change ticket, project plan, or another format. 
  • Assess compliance of development process with accepted methodology and communicate to responsible managers or staff. Document exceptions or deviations as needed. 
  • Convene meetings and plan agenda to ensure important issues are aired and resolved. 
  • Report on progress of project, use of staff, $ expenditures, progress on milestones and the like to application owners. 
  • Provide guidance to project staff; may manage staff of analysts who are developing technical specifications or developers who are coding. 
  • Plan, document, manage and evaluate staff performance, or contribute to evaluation by their managers. 
  • Contribute to professional or technical development of less experienced staff by mentoring or training. 



  • You must possess the minimum qualifications to be initially considered for this position. Preferred qualifications are in addition to the minimum requirements and are considered a plus factor in identifying top candidates. 


Required Education: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or any other related field; or an equivalent of other work experience/training such as relevant military experience or technical school training 


Minimum Qualifications: 

  • 7+ years of experience in the Information Technology (IT) industry 
  • 3+ years of professional Scrum Master experience 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Project Management Certification 
  • Certified Scrum Master OR SAFe Agile Certification required 
  • 3+ years of experience in Agile/SAFe methodologies including tools used for work planning and tracking such as Rally, Jira, etc. 
  • 7+ years of Project Management experience 
  • Specialized Knowledge & Skills: 
  • Experience with large scale cloud deployment and support projects. 
  • Cloud platforms include Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform 
  • Expert use of Microsoft Project and Project Server Expert use of SharePoint 
  • Expert use of Microsoft Excel, Word, and Power Point. 
  • Expert use of Microsoft Visio Ability to manage a program of projects (possibly up to 15). 
  • Excellent presentation skills. 
  • Ability to create and manage large budgets (to include resource tracking, capital expenditures and other project expenses). 
  • Ability to interface with senior management in order to provide status, manage issues, and present options