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8 Jan 2018

Full-Time Senior Project Manager – Automatic Labs

Sirius XM Radio, Inc. – Posted by San Francisco, California, United States

Job Description

Location: San Francisco, CA

Position Type: Regular – Full-Time

Position Summary:

The Senior Project Manager will support internal teams, as well as external partners, and will play a critical role supporting and enhancing the Automatic team’s product delivery capabilities. This role will interact directly with multiple enterprise partners across different verticals and work closely with a talented and diverse team of engineers and designers to ensure timely deliveries within budget.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Enterprise Partners across different verticals to ensure smooth project deliveries and manage expectations.
  • Work with multiple engineering and design teams within the company to establish agile/scrum and Kanban practices.
  • Create and manage detailed project schedules, coordinating cross-functional team deliverables, anticipating and mitigating risks.
  • Collaborate with internal teams and establish software release management process.
  • Manage scope change by collecting estimates, determining impact and working closely with Product Managers to minimize scope creep.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 7+ years in Project and Program Management, with expertise in Agile Project Management using Scrum required.
  • Prior experience as a technical and/or functional project manager on client facing projects to large enterprises.
  • Excellent knowledge of software development life cycle (Waterfall and Agile) with relevant experience working with product managers, engineering, QA and design teams during product development cycles.
  • Proven track record managing complex projects spanning multiple teams, where some teams follow Waterfall Methodology.
  • Outstanding communication skills and experience facilitating a diverse team of motivated engineers.
  • Experience with Confluence, JIRA, Phabricator.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment while keeping in mind the big picture, and paying close attention to details.
  • Automotive industry experience is a big plus.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in-person.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • PMP certification a plus.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
  • Domestic travel required up to 25%.

Technical Skills:

  • Extensive MS Office experience (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, etc).
  • AgileCraft or similar Agile-specific software experience.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

How to Apply

Job Categories: Product Management. Job Types: Full-Time.

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