As a Technical Program Manager, you play a crucial role in solving the unique challenges that arise as we bring the next billion people onto IOT platform. Our ideal candidate will have hands-on project and program management skills, leading and facilitating large cross-functional projects from definition to launch.
You will have end-to-end ownership of cross-functional projects, including product definition, roadmap planning, resource planning and project execution. Strong expertise in interacting with vendor development teams.
Process oriented, meticulous in action tracking, follow-up and closure.
Along with business initiatives, you will also lead the definition and execution of strategic projects aimed at reducing the total cost and time to market for a high-quality launch.
At the heart of this role is delivery. You will be hands-on in driving the delivery of critical business initiatives, managing all aspects of the project such as project planning, requirements definition, risk management, communication, and implementation planning.
You will be responsible for making project decisions, achieving tactical goals while retaining a strategic focus.
You will work closely with the vendor development teams as well as internal teams and play a leadership role in product architecture and design
Should have managed large distributed, cloud based projects and fair understanding about cloud technologies like Kafka, Spark, Hadoop, Cassandra etc
You should have:
A Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience;
Technology background, especially in a product organisation with a deep understanding of software development on IoT and cloud based platforms. Understanding and technical expertise on bigdata architecture is a big plus!
A deep understanding of software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time
Exceptional customer and team relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions.
Years of Experience
About 9 years of total software experience; 5+ years of experience in program management, leading cross functional teams preferably in large distributed cloud based projects