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Sr TPM in Seattle, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/8/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Sr Technical Project Manager

This is an estimated 6-12 month contingent position, in Seattle, WA and is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest staffing companies in the US for contingent/temporary and direct hire placements, and support many of the top rated Pacific Northwest companies.

We have an exciting opportunity for a “hands on” data driven program management leader that enjoys the challenge of working with a highly collaborative team with responsibilities that are pivotal to the customer experience. The team operates and enhances an ecosystem of highly scalable business critical APIs and Services that offers a 360-degree view of the customer. This provides us with the ability to provide a personalized experience online or in-store across all our different brands.

As a Senior Technical Program Manager, you will work closely with multiple teams – engineering, product management, finance, marketing, operations and services to define roadmaps, requirements, and ultimately measure results for various customer initiatives. The ideal candidate must possess a high degree of collaborative skills, technical acumen, strong data driven critical thinking skills and the ability to communicate effectively on many levels.

Critical Thinking:

  • Utilizes a scientific Test & Learn approach to formulating a hypothesis and gathering data to incrementally learn and refine solutions to problems in an Agile manner.
  • Provides creative solutions and innovative ideas to difficult cross discipline issues
  • Proven track record of applying continuous improvement methodologies across teams

Technical Acumen:

  • Experienced with applying leading technologies and cloud services to solving business challenges and making it a strategic enabler
  • Provides technical thought leadership for organization
  • Mentors others to build appropriate technical skills

Must Have Skills:

  • Deep understanding of project and program management with 5-7 yrs. of experience in a fast-paced environment taking a product through its complete lifecycle using Agile methodologies
  • Experienced with utilizing RESTful web services and cloud services
  • Able to perform analysis using query languages like SQL, Splunk, Elastic Search etc.
  • Agile champion with strong problem-solving skills, analytical capabilities, and drives for continuous improvements
  • Influences others to achieve outcomes even when not in control
  • Helps teams align to changing priorities, and coach's teams and peers through change

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. is an international provider of staffing services, outsourcing solutions, and information technology infrastructure services. We offer a candidate referral bonus, please inquire for more details. (Conditions and restrictions apply).

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.