Seeking a Senior Technical Project Manager for Voice Assistant project for Global Social Media Giant (work from home).
ResponsibilitiesDevelop and maintain a technology project plan, which outlines a project's tasks, milestone dates, status, and allocation of resources to stakeholders and other interested parties. Clearly define and quantify each step, as well as establishing concrete deadlines for each project milestone and deliverable. Must have demonstrated ability to anticipate problems and to find resolutions before that problem can derail a major milestone or deliverable. Lead cross-functionally to define schedule, requirements, resource plans, integration plans, prioritize initiatives, and proactively identify/address potential setbacks. Work with software engineering to deliver SW solutions/features in a fast-paced environment. Balance the business needs with technical constraints by building deep subject matter expertise for your area. Maintain the team's focus on strategy and goal-oriented results when tackling complex problems. Have one or more certifications from PMI (the Project Management Institute) that demonstrate understanding of the fundamentals of project management, knowledge of the terminology, and processes of effective project management. Should have superior communications skills to mediate disputes, as well as resolve scheduling and asset utilization conflicts. Plan and coordinate project schedules, goals and milestones and make project assignments. Create technical documentation as needed and report on progress of project. Adhere to budgets and keep projects on track for successful completion within specification.
RequiredSkillsets: 5 years of tech industry experience including 5 years of program management experience. Software design knowledge – starting with a systems level comprehension from the hardware and operating systems to frameworks. Experience with manual QA validation, test automation, quality infrastructure and bug review preferred. Experience developing multiple products, multiple customers, and multiple vendors concurrently. 1 years’ experience as a people manager who has built and maintained a strong team across highly technical disciplines. Previous experience in TPM with products such as Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant Entrepreneurial background or start-up experience Data Science experience (nice to have) Education : Bachelor’s degree in a technical field.
PreferredMaster’s or Ph. D. degree in a technical field such as computational linguistics, speech recognition, electrical engineering, computer science, data science and machine learning
Location: Work from Home or Menlo Park, CA Duration: 12 months Mandatory Screening Questions: What is the difference between agile and waterfall ?
How do you determine which methodology to use when
- agile or waterfall?
How would you describe your communication and leadership style?
How do you help the team prioritize competing or simultaneously urgent tasks?
David Gutierrez 408.550.2800 x110 OSIJOBS