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Program Manager

  • Location: Pleasanton, California, 94588
  • Salary: 74.19
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Position: Senior Program Manager
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Term: 5 month contract 

Program Managers will partner with Product and Engineering leads and teams to define roadmaps, multi-sprint plans, and help deliver on those roadmaps. They will partner with other internal/external stakeholders, organize scrum-of-scrums, and lead critical programs associated with one or more technology areas.

Responsibilities
End-to-end program delivery
Handling business/customer expectations related to progress towards product roadmap items, managing stakeholder communications at multiple levels
Proactively identify and resolve impediments/roadblocks that may impair the team’s ability to meet roadmap items delivery, as escalated by scrum teams
Manage any interdependencies with contributing technology/non-technology teams (operations, sales, Business, settlement etc.) and any third-party vendors or clients.
Conduct ‘scrum of scrum’ retrospectives or lessons learned with associated teams
Partner closely with Product Management, Engineering teams, and key business users on defining scope, requirements, solution design, implementation, testing, and deployment
Partner with Agile coaches on the adoption of process improvements; continuous evolution of the multi-team, multi-sprint delivery

Experience/Skills
Experienced in agile software development (must)
Manage overall end-to-end program plan, Risks/Issues/Decisions log, facilitate key meetings
Experience in using Rally (preferred)
Experience managing software development on cloud (AWS) (preferred)
Prefer experience with payments solutions, cross-functional program management, working with internal/external teams.