Cloud Technical Project Manager (PM)

Information Technology Herndon, Virginia United States


Description

Responsibilities:

  • Manage large scale technical projects covering cross functional teams within the "Clients" Cloud organization
  • Clear understanding of capturing business process requirements as well as cloud technical requirements for SaaS technologies
  • Technical project planning, monitoring and controlling the project performance
  • Assist PMO Directors to implement portfolio, program and project management best practices
  • Communicate project status, issues and risks timely to all stake holders, cross functional teams and managers.
  • Manage Change Control, Issues and Risks to ensure timely implementation of projects
  • Work with technical and non-technical teams, including Operations, Support, Professional Services, Product Management, Engineering teams, and QA teams for efficient and effective delivery and resolution of project issues and escalations
  • Work as part of a cross-functional group to evolve the Project Management Methodologies and influence organizational process improvement

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or a combination of education or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years of Technical Project/Program management experience or deep technical knowledge of Cloud Product solutions and customer usage experience
  • 2+ years of experience in Cloud / IT operation, software engineering, systems engineering or similar experience
  • Certifications: PMP or CSM preferred
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • A high standard for work ethic and quality is required
  • Experience working with highly technical teams
  • Proficiency in M.S. Project, M.S. Office required
  • Experience with Atlassian or ServiceNow products preferred

 

Core Competencies:

 

  • Business strategy execution
  • Technical Program and Project management expertise
  • Business Process Development
  • Demonstrates critical thinking and technical design understanding
  • Interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with outside organizations
  • Ability to learn functional and technical concepts quickly
  • Understanding of technical issues and business impact
  • Capable of handling multiple complex assignments concurrently
  • Excellent scope and requirements managing skills