Senior Technical Project Manager

Senior Technical Project Manager

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Department Technology & Software Development
  • Team Project and Program Management - Technology
  • Employment Type -
  • Position -
  • Requisition 811621BR

What you'll do

• Develops program/project/release plans and timelines (involving multiple tracks), monitors execution progress and drives resolution to possible scope/time trade-offs
• Manages portfolio of projects through their lifecycle phases to successful completion
• Manages project budgets for the portfolio including developing plan and reporting cost benefit analysis (plan vs actual)
• Manages priorities using metrics and analytics
• Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates to improve program productivity
• Address program bottlenecks, provides alternative resolutions and mitigation strategies with win/win outcomes
• Establish and maintain clear chains of accountability for program team.
• Experience interfacing and communicating with executive, business and technical stakeholders
• Negotiate program delivery timelines with stakeholders
• Ensures ongoing communication of progress against project/program objectives to various forums

Minimum Qualifications

- B.S. in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent
- 10+ years technical program/project management
- 5+ years of project management experience in data center infrastructure or cloud space
- 3+ years of experience in portfolio management with business stakeholders for prioritization, resource/funding allocations, and release planning
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, exposure to large-scale systems program management
- Engineering portfolio management experience using agile methodologies (Scrum/Kanban)
- Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills
- Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
- Ability to drive multiple programs and collaborate effectively with external and internal partners
- Efficiency using IRA, confluence and program management tools

Additional Qualifications

• Proven process improvement skills to reduce lead times, cycle times and defects
• Interface with all levels (business and technical members) and disciplines within the organization
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