Senior Technical Project Manger

project manager, program manager, PMP, PMI, scrum, agile, kanban, software development
Contract W2, Contract Independent
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel required to 10%.

Job Description

Summary:

We are looking for a Senior Technical Project Manager to join our team to create state-of-the-art commercial and consumer applications used by global customers every day. The products you will launch to help businesses and individual consumers understand and manage risks, from earthquakes, hurricanes, and floods, to terrorism and infectious disease. You will fuel and bring to market software solutions that delight and empower customers with making informed decisions on global impact.

As a senior technical project manager, you will work with key stakeholders in product management, design, engineering and executive teams. You will lead cross-functional teams from inception and design to delivery in sync with launch timelines. This role requires you to easily communicate with both senior executives (GMs and VPs) and senior technical domain experts. You will be providing regular detailed program updates, identifying a strategy to de-risk the program for launch, and diving deep into technical challenges to identify new solutions. You have relentlessly high standards and never satisfied with the status quo. Your success requires high-quality deliverables, strong engineering practices, fast time to market and increased customer satisfaction. If you re ready to make a difference to our clients and its customers, and if you want huge challenges to tackle, we would love to talk to you.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead cross-functional teams consisting of Product, UX/UI Design, Engineering, Information Security, QA, Release and Customer Services to deliver new technology from inception to launch
  • Provide detailed program status and dashboard reporting to Senior Executives
  • Be able to dive deep on specific technical issues and identify solutions to ensure success
  • Work with remote and local teams to deliver multiple application releases per schedule
  • Discover and identify stakeholder needs (external and internal), translating business needs into prioritized requirements and projects
  • Innovate technical solutions and organizational practices to grow our business and optimize customer successes

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in Technical Program/Project management
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
  • Experience developing and launching a business and/or consumer software solutions
  • Experience with both Software Platform offerings (SDKs, APIs) and client-facing applications
  • Experience defining projects, identifying requirements, creating detailed PRDs and engineering plans
  • Experience managing program scope, schedule, budgets
  • Experience delivering large cross-functional projects by partnering across multiple teams globally
  • Strong engineering principles, familiarity with all stages of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Expertise in Agile methodologies (SCRUM, Kanban, etc.)
  • Experience integrating software solutions with cloud-powered back-end
  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams
  • Ability to work closely with a senior, robust team, while being a strong individual contributor
  • Experience delivering high-quality initiatives, from conception through on-time delivery
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, and ability to influence others

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree, MBA or an advanced technical degree
  • PMI/PMP certification preferred
  • Certified Scrum Master preferred
  • Possess a strong understanding of how to design scalable software
  • Experience with current Web Application technologies, AWS
  • Experience with Analytics, Big Data, Machine Learning
  • An accomplished range of skills, from high-level strategic thinking too detailed analysis

Dice Id : redoak
Position Id : 171205
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