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Data Technical Program Manager - Advanced Analytics

  • Location: Irving, TX, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

Are you a Data-Driven Program/Project Manager?  We are looking for Top Talent to work on Advanced Analytics related projects as a hands-on Technical Program Manager with Hadoop, Machine Learning, Visualization, etc.

Terrific 6+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for long-term extension or conversion)
Locations are Irving, TX and Jacksonville, FL (Remote). 
•    Will define and organize the program/product, outline tenets, analyze data, drive performance improvements, and influence resource allocation for all stages of execution (from ideation to delivery). 
•    Will proactively manage the end-to-end delivery of engineering work through the Global Digital engineering organization and all dependent organizations, reporting out progress, ensuring dependencies are covered.
•    Will also serve as a Scrum Master leading teams using Agile Methods and owning planning, standups, demos, retrospectives and the execution of sprints.
•    Will establish collaborative and productive relationships with product management, governance, UX design, vendors and other supporting teams.  
•    Will operate between teams and architectures overseeing the gaps between teams, processes, and systems, while removing all blocking issues leading to a successful delivery.

Requirements:
•    Proven experience delivering advanced analytics solutions to production in the capacity of Technical Program/Project manager/Scrum Master leading engineering teams using Agile methods.
•    7+ years of software engineering, systems engineering or Business Intelligence development experience.
•    3-5 years of Project/Program management experience working directly with Business Intelligence technical teams.
•    Understanding of and experience delivering advanced analytics solutions using one or more common business intelligence platforms required: Teradata, Big data/Hadoop/Spark, data lakes, Machine learning using Python/Spark, Tableau, Real time streaming data using Kafka and data ingestion tools (AbInitio, Talend etc.)
•    Communication skills and experience working with technical management teams.
•    Organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in an ambiguous fast paced environment.
•    Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and recommendations.
•    Experience planning, estimating and executing using Lean-Agile Techniques. Knowledge of Jira and confluence required.
•    Prefer experience building and launching a new product or service from the ground up and/or experience with production systems.
•    Should be comfortable with ambiguity and a desire to create, iterate and improve.
•    Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline (preferably Computer Science or equivalent).

If this sounds like a good fit, Apply Today!