Technical Program Management (New York)

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Job Title: Technical Program Management Location: New York, NY (5th Avenue) Duration: 12 Months
Consultant, TPM Duration? Is there an opportunity for conversion or extension? 12 months, opportunity depending What is the name of your group and what is your teams main responsibility? Portfolio is very different than other TPM roles. 3 initiatives that Regional Solutions, Wallet Solutions, and Developers Own API. Each of these initiatives have 1-3 programs within those. What is the culture of your team? Collaborative environment, very transparent. Currently 12 people geographically dispersed. There are a few people here in the U.S. This person will be sitting in the tech HUB. What will a typical work day look like for this contractor? Having design discussions so this person must be technical, will be responsible for managing programs and delivering business value. What will the work schedule be? M-F 8 hour work days Will there be any travel involved? Yes, sometimes to Mexico or Brazil and Portugal. Probably once every 3 months for 1 week. How many years of experience? (Compare to YOE Sheet) 7 years minimum What are your top required technical skills? ? Must have an agile mindset and have an understanding of Agile methodologies and principles ? Must be highly analytical ? Being able to handle Java based applications ? Good knowledge of cloud infrastructures ? General application troubleshooting skills What are a couple of desired/nice to have skills? Spanish speaking bilingual would be a HUGE plus What soft skills would you like to see in a candidate? Communication skills Is there anything that would automatically disqualify a candidate? Not being able to communicate concisely and clearly. What will be your interview process? (Phone, skype, on site) First round Skype phone call, second round loop interview with 4 others on-site. Job Description: Are you a technical program manager who wants to shape the cloud platform for our digital, marketing, loyalty, and business services (DML) products? Do you want to work for a company that offers above and beyond benefits including paid parental leave, flexible work hours, gift matching, and even volunteer incentives? Do you want to work in an inclusive and nurturing culture that encourages your own professional learning and development?
Over the next 12-18 months, we are breaking up our DML monoliths and re-platforming features into re-usable micro-services and APIs while we continue to innovate and deliver results for our customers. All net new capabilities will be built on the DML cloud platform supporting multi-tenancy and multi-geography capabilities for the company. We are looking for seasoned technical program management professionals to join our team and help us build towards the future. Our Technical Program Managers (TPM) conceptualize, rationalize, and drive multiple simultaneous projects to deliver engineering work across the portfolio in our scrum execution model. In this role, you get to dive as deep as you want into the tech stack, the integration patterns, the organizational capabilities, and the company wide assets that can be leveraged to provide technical solutions to customer problems. You will contribute to the strategies, design choices, and even the cloud infrastructure necessary to build comprehensive believable and achievable execution plans to deliver high-profile new features and capabilities for our customers. You may drive the execution of a feature through the full stack or may drive a project which spans multiple teams and integrations, reporting meaningful status along the way.
Ideal Candidate
Demonstrated ability to operate with independence and autonomy
Experience defining and building cloud-native software products as a platform at scale with a deep understanding of those platforms capabilities and underlying technologies.
Demonstrated experience breaking down problems, organizing work, planning sprints, and delivering technical programs in agile delivery models (scrum, Kanban, etc.)
Experience working on programs to define and build cloud-native software products as a platform at scale
Enjoys diving deep to understand of the platforms capabilities and underlying technologies.
Proven track record of data driven decision-making and applying continuous improvement methodologies across teams
Can debate the delivery strategy with business teams, architects, engineers, and designers
Can communicate to executives, peers, and staff with impact, eloquence, and authenticity
Demonstrated experience building relationships, partnering with and influencing dependent teams while commanding the respect of the individuals you work with across the organization
Huge plus if you have expertise in Payments, IaaS, PaaS, serverless technology, CI/CD, NoSQL databases, microservices APIs, and distributed systems operations in a DevOps model
BS in engineering, computer science or related discipline.
5-7 years technical program delivery experience including time developing and testing software If you are interested in this position please respond with your latest Resume, expected hourly rate, availability date and at least 2 references to
Jack Burns
Programmer Resources Intl Inc
221 Clarkson Executive Park
Ellisville MO 63011
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Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task

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