Job Title: IT Project Manager
Job Location: WA - Bellevue
We are looking for seasoned Program Managers with a creative flare, excellent
communication skills, ability to influence business and technical leaders in a
dynamic environment and the desire to be a problem solver. Joining our team
provides the unique opportunity to help the organization transform and build software
and systems in an agile way. You will lead initiatives across the company, delivering
innovative capabilities and services to our customers.
The ideal candidate will draw upon exemplary program / project / product
management, critical thinking, and problem solving skills. They will have a passion
for creating truly sustainable and extendable systems. The candidate should be open
to new challenges, innovative, creative, self-directed and a great team player.
Candidate should drive continuous process improvement, and collaborate effectively
with cross-functional business and software development teams to solve problems
and implement new solutions.
This position is viewed by leadership as a trusted advisor/consultant who utilizes in
depth industry, business and/or technical knowledge and expertise to lead and
deliver capabilities that are key the company’s success. This position will manage
work using standard program management methodologies, ensuring metrics,
resource allocation, scope and time are accounted for as they drive value to
business and technology.
Enterprise Core Competencies
Requires competency in customer focus, change & innovation, strategic thinking,
relationship building & influencing, talent management, financial management,
results focus and inspirational leadership.
•Run agile inceptions and or other types of planning activities to define scope,
resources required, and capture anticipated timeline and level of effort. Own the
whole program, ensure quality, manage change, understand tradeoffs and impacts to
up/downstream systems and business processes as shifts occur.
•Synthesize requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative
technical and business approaches, and lead dev and test efforts to meet aggressive
timelines. This will include writing detailed 1-pagers, specifications, coordinating
efforts to scope, schedule, and deploy new features.
•In an agile environment, drive the entire product lifecycle: requirements definition
through specification, design, coding, quality assurance, implementation, integration,
launch, and production support with Brand, supplier, and end customer usability in
•Clarify, prioritize and drive project commitments as well as establish and maintain
clear chains of accountability
•Break down work into logical function groupings to enable the team to deliver early
•Address bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make
tradeoffs, balance the business needs versus technical constraints, and encourage
risk-taking behavior to maximize business benefit
•Effectively manage customer expectations and resolve conflicts that balance
customer, Business and technology needs.
•8+ years industry experience as a program or product manager within a technology
environment, with a progressive record of successful delivery of complex software
systems or services.
•Prior experience as a software engineer, or tester.
•Familiarity with web services, workflow modeling and enterprise application
•Detail oriented, yet able to look at a wide array of choices & identify what truly
matters, problem solving skills is a must.
•Effective written and oral communication with multiple levels of business and
•Mastery of software processes (development, configuration, testing, and
deployment) is critical in this role.
•Maturity, judgment, negotiation/influence skills, analytical skills, and leadership
skills are essential.
•High energy and a positive outlook.
•An entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to drive innovation independently.
•Passion to make things better at every opportunity.
•Ability to able to credibly coordinate between technical teams and business
•Ideal candidate will have several years of large, ecommerce experience and an
exposure to Service Oriented Architectures.
•Basic skills in SQL.
Other Job Information
City: Up to $130K