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Senior Program Manager

Tukwila, Washington | Direct Hire

Post Date: 08/03/2017 Job ID: 17335 Industry: Software

Position Title:  Senior Program Manager 

Position Description:  Protingent Staffing has an exciting  direct hire  opportunity with our client in  Tukwila, Washington for an experienced  Senior Program Manager:

Responsibilities and Deliverables

· Plan, execute, monitor and communicate on an enterprise-class software application delivered on multiple platforms

· Lead small distributed teams (both employees and contractors) in requirements gathering, project scoping and estimation, dependency management, implementation planning, and issue and risk management.

· Manage the backlog and priorities. Make tough tactical decisions. Work with Product Managers and Product Owners on prioritization of items that are on Product Management’ s roadmap.

· Understand project priorities and ensure that all technical deliverables are met on a consistent basis. Review project progress against scope/schedule/budget/quality milestones and work with the team to proactively mitigate issues affecting project delivery.

· Be the evangelist and coach for agile development

· Coordinate and help come up with solutions, and remove impediments.

· Wear multiple hats with willingness to go beyond your own role.

· Build close relationships with key stakeholders. Help build consensus between teams.

· Document process changes and coordinate the development of training material required for new and/or upgraded systems.

· Solve business needs with short-term deliverables, while constantly improving and moving towards long-term engineering goals.

· Generate new ideas, never say or think " that' s not my job."

· Be proactive in keeping your skills fresh.

Qualifications and Experience

· 10+ years of work experience in a combination of program manager or project manager.

· Strong analytical, problem solving and planning skills.

· Experience with Agile software development including JIRA and related tools

· Experience with managing multiple projects of various sizes and complexities.

· Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and opinions.

· Comfortable with SQL and entity relationship diagrams.

· High attention to detail with proven ability to juggle multiple, competing priorities simultaneously and make things happen in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

· Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to work successfully with teams across the organization.

· Experience with Change Management, Process Analysis, Constraint Analysis

· An appreciation for pragmatism and simplicity in solutions.

· A strong product and design sensibility is a plus.

Education and Training

· B.S. in a software related field is preferred. A graduate degree is a plus.

· Certified Scrum Master is a plus.
  • Experience is delivering large scale security programs.
  • Facilitation skills in leading planning meetings, reviews, and retrospectives
  • Excellent negotiation and persuasion skills.
  • Superior communications and presentation skills.
  • Strong customer orientation.
  • Ability to make decisions independently.
  • Exceptional organizational and planning skills.
  • Excellent leadership and proven people skills.

About Protingent:  Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

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