We are seeking a highly skilled, team-oriented individual to be a Lead Technical Program Manager for high performance, cross-functional autonomous engineering teams. The successful candidate will be an energizing servant leader, be an enabler and driver, is a self starter and can work in an ambiguous environment, willing to learn and grow, work with technical teams, possess strong interpersonal communication and facilitation skills, be detail-oriented, thorough and results-focused.
* Collaborates across various cross functional teams including Engineering, Product, User Experience, Reliability and Security to ensure everyone is aligned to Project/Program goals. * Lead and mentor junior Project Managers for a domain within the Lifion Developer Platform organization. * Work also in the capacity of a Scrum Master- Organizing scrum ceremonies, working with product teams to build product roadmaps and assisting in release planning. * Lead several technical programs with tight deadlines and dependencies, manage priorities, risks and dependencies. * Partners closely with Product and Engineering teams to identify and resolve critical program gaps, inform strategy, and drive forward the product roadmap * Develop working knowledge of technologies to manage development tasks, identify and resolve issues and effectively communicate with stakeholders. * Oversee the day-to-day progress of programs and release initiatives with regard to time, scope, and quality * Builds project plans, manage scope and schedule, identify risks and issues and publish status reports. * Define key milestones, assess delivery against milestones, communicate team's capacity and progress against milestones to stakeholders and all levels of management in a consistent and transparent manner. * Drives to build self-organized development teams and facilitate issue resolution within the team. * Defines and owns all engineering process for your teams. * Be a part of strategic planning and goal setting for your teams and communicates a clear vision of one's team. * Facilitates in release planning and scheduling by providing empirical scrum team statistics, identifying project dependencies and mitigate risks. * Works with PMO to establish KPI's and use the metrics to track team progress and decision making.
* 5+ years as an Technical Program Manager in an engineering organization. * Strong understanding of the Software Development project life cycle. * Experience managing/mentoring a team of Project Managers. * Familiar with technical constructs, process and development frameworks. * Has planned and executed on complex and large scale cross team initiatives. * Has a good understanding of development metrics and the use of dashboards / reports to radiate information. * A background in software development is a plus.
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