Job Title : Product Manager
Location: Bellevue, Wa
Duration: 12+ months
The product manager is responsible for executing the design, product and technical build, support and maintenance of a knowledge-centric product portfolio which includes Frontline (Customer Service and Sales) and Customer-facing knowledge bases and the supporting technology capabilities and infrastructure in an Agile environment. This role leads teams of 20+ FTE with skip level employees, and may lead teams of onshore and offshore contracting companies. Direct reporting line may include team(s) of full stack Software Development, Product Manager(s), Product Owner(s), Architect(s), DevOps management, UI / UX and Test.
This role is also directly accountable for developing strong and productive relationships outside their direct teams with Customer or Customer representative teams, partner organizations, dependent technology teams, and supporting vendors.
Strategy, Vision, Analysis
Works in collaboration with Sr. Director to develop strategy, plan, goals (outcomes) for their scope of business. Collaboration should extend to customer teams and groups, as well as close working teams within Product and Technology.
Responsible for both internal and external software development required to deliver products.
Ensures Product Team follows enterprise process to secure and maintain product funding. Works to resolve any blockers or issues with product funding.
Designs and develops methods and tools to measure team performance striking a balance between customer or technology based innovation, quality, speed to market, Agile team velocity, cost.
Develops change management and communications plans, and executes or drives execution connected with internal change initiatives originated by direct leadership or P&T leadership.
Offers organizational design thinking / strategy to best structure the team and leverage resources. T
Develops and maintains culture, process, and consistent action for continuous improvement across Agile teams.
Supports learning and adoption of Lean principles and processes within Product Management team.
Works collaboratively with peers in Software Engineering, Architecture, etc. to apply Lean principles.
Define frameworks and enable capabilities to support development teams in modernizing legacy application architecture and infrastructure to empower CI/CT/CD.
Regularly provides review and guidance to Product Management team on execution related responsibilities.
Fosters strong working relationships with high dependency delivery teams outside of reporting vertical (Engineering, other P&T teams outside immediate reporting structure).
Responsible for technical operations of software, 24/7 response, telemetry, overall health of products, and Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) operational functions.
Support team response, or fields and responds, forwards customer or Leadership escalations, as appropriate.
Fosters strong, collaborative relationships with customer and customer represenative groups at all levels for self and Product team.
The experience you'll bring.
6 8 years of relevant Product Management experience in an agile software product development environment.
3 5 years experience managing teams of 5 or more resources in direct reporting relationship in Product Management organization.
5+ years of relevant Product Management experience in an agile software product development
Proven success in delivering software with Agile Scrum methodologies and other commonly used tools.
Strong requirements elicitation, and proven writing skills including the ability to write concisely and clearly for different audiences.
Experience with Agile backlog/project management tools.
Experience with successive elaboration and ability to develop Initiatives, Features and User Stories that the DevOps teams can ingest.
Experience in delivering large and complex business/technology initiatives.
Proven ability to effectively and efficiently communicate with Leadership, while employing a high degree of collaboration and influence.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences including executives and non-technical leaders.
With RM Technotree at the helm of your career, you can be sure of making a smooth transition to advancing your career, with the benefits we offer: Competitive Salary, Health Insurance, Life Insurance,401K, H1B Sponsorship, Vacation Time Off, Referral Bonuses, Ongoing Training, Global Opportunities, Processing Assistance.
Since 2012, RM Technotree has been delivering a host of enterprise level, customized and integrated consulting solutions, inclusive of Staffing, Smart Applications, Analytics and BI Development, Networking and Information Security services, and Software development. Our services are a fusion of uniformly balanced mix of technological skills, powerful methodology, domain knowledge, firsthand experience and a zest for IT.