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Senior Engineering Project Manager

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Location
Boston, MA
Salary
$100,000 - $140,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jan 11, 2017
Job ID
2440023
Our client, a unique consumer experience product services company, is looking for their first Project Manager.  Please have a strong technical understanding and Agile delivery experience.  The Senior Engineering Project Manager is responsible for managing the flow of features and capabilities through the development and delivery process for 10-12 agile teams.  They have an outstanding culture and vibe.
 
Responsibilities of the Senior Engineering Project Manager:
  • Establish, maintain, and communicate to stakeholders the overall status and schedules for features and capabilities under development and release.
  • Establish, maintain, and communicate overall status and schedules for cross-organizational activities (user acceptance testing, user experience design, etc.)
  • Work with product managers and team leads to understand projects risks, escalate, and track to completion.
  • Support teams in the identification and management of risk, dependencies and mitigation strategies.
  • Assist with the development and ongoing use of product development / management related metrics to help with continuous improvement.
  • Drive iteration and release planning activities to help improve feature delivery cycle time and organization predictability.
  • Work within existing agile management practices to understand status (standups, demos, planning sessions, etc.)
  • Encourage adoption of best practices around product development project management centered around lean and agile principles.
  • You are the keeper of timelines and statuses.
 
Experience of the Senior Engineering Project Manager:
  • 5+ years experience managing software development projects with multiple teams in an agile delivery environment.
  • Experience managing expectations across different methodologies
  • Experience with managing projects delivering SaaS.
  • Experience with Jira and/or other online software development management tools preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree

Unless noted above, applicants MUST be authorized to work in the US without Visa Sponsorship. US citizens and Green Card holders ONLY. We do not provide relocation assistance for those living outside the continental US. Please only click apply if you meet the specific requirements of the job listing, you are able to work in the location listed, and are comfortable with the salary range indicated above. Thanks for your interest. We look forward to working with you.