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Sep 27, 2018

Santa Clara, CA

Freelance

Agent: Kristi V.

Job #: 138674

Salary: Depends on experience

Job Description

Our tech client is looking for an experience Project Manager who has excellent technical program management as well as a solid understanding of Cloud Infrastructure. This role is responsible for program managing complex automation and platform engineering across functional teams. Flexibility and creative thinking are important skills in this fast-paced and ever-evolving environment. 


What you get to do in the role: 

  • Responsible for taking large, company-wide, mission critical projects from ideation through final implementation and go-live. 
  • Lead and Participate technical architecture discussion to design scalable automation and platform to support the company's growth. 
  • Ensures adherence to quality standards, lead agile team SCRUM and reviews project deliverables regularly with executive stake holders. 
  • Provides communication regarding the status of specific projects and interfaces with all areas affected by the project including internal customers, clients, and vendors. 
  • Represents the company across organizations with the cultural sensitivity and business maturity appropriate to corporate access and level of responsibility 

 

Must Haves:

  • Proven record to lead project teams to delivering technical solutions and remove technical hurdles 
  • Minimum 6-8 years program management experience with at least 4 years of that dedicated to running technical projects with a cloud infrastructure focus. 
  • Demonstrated PM experience managing multiple projects in a large, IT Enterprise or Cloud Infrastructure environment. 
  • Solid experience in project management to lead diverse team spread across locations and time zones. 
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in Computer Information Systems (CIS), Computer Science (CS) or related field.
  • Working knowledge of hardware and storage platforms, networking technologies and datacenter power distribution systems preferred. 
  • At least 4 years of pure technical experience such as programming, systems administration, hardware/software, networking, and/or DBA experience is preferred 
  • Excellent Communication & Customer skills, Problem Solving, Conflict Management, Listening, Time Management and Interpersonal skills required. 
  • The candidate is expected to be very hands-on, getting deep into the technical details, proactive in removing roadblocks, pave the way for innovation, and handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Experienced software development leader who understands all parts of the software development and deployment lifecycle, including design, development, documentation, testing and operations.

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