The Goal is looking to hire a technical project manager with a solid background in delivering cross-platform, cloud-based systems. This person will report directly to the Chief Product Officer.
- Work closely with software vendor to plan, track, and define milestones
- Strategically and professionally lead project planning and delivery execution of a Department of Defense project by engaging customer project stakeholders
- Efficiently manage the schedule and resource of the project teams to fulfill customer requirements and meet implementation deadlines
- Design and develop a well-defined project plan by breaking down deliverable tracking, budgeted hours and resource planning
- Track the delivery progress to plan alongside project budget and performance metrics.
- Provide organized and timely management of project communications/meetings, dependencies, action items, issues and risks
- Manage internal and external expectations consistently aligned with the actual and forecasted delivery progress, budget tracking and project risks
- Optimize teamwork across geographically dispersed team members.
- Quality management of software delivery
- Management of client expectations including in areas of scope, schedule, budget, and satisfaction
- Understand the technical concepts, architecture, systems, development methods, testing and deployment methodologies for successful execution of the project
- Escalate issues to designated team contacts and/or cross-functional teams in a timely manner to ensure implementation issues are addressed early
- Minimum of 7-10 years of project management experience directly leading full cycle software development projects, preferably leading Agile development
- Bachelors degree, ideally in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
- Server, Web and Mobile application project experience is preferred
- Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to communicate with technical and non-technical team members.
- Proficiency in project tracking tools such as JIRA
- Candidate must be a US Citizen or green card holder.