Has built and communicated project dashboards to exec teams
Ability to perform in a very fast paced environment
Preferably the East Coast, will consider San Jose for right candidate.
Manage cross functional delivery across various functions such as product management, product marketing, engineering, field enablement and launch
Manage cross-functional project and program planning and execution across UI, OSS, Cloud and Enterprise products.
Ensure the key product requirements were met through the project lifecycle. Implement and communicate processes and procedures to keep team members on plan.
Provide hands on program management during analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and post implementation phases.
Work with project team to continuously updatedates, scope, status, and documentation.
Provide weekly release status for executive staff by creating and maintaining dashboard updates
Ensure transparency and predictability.
Ability to create open lines of communication among global project teams
Build and maintained relationships with key stakeholders
Help teams estimate and increase velocity
Drive process improvements and measures by defining metrics to meet quality and delivery goals.
Ensure that lessons learned are captured comprehensively, acted on and communicated.
Provide coaching for other team members to improve skill sets.
Plan team quarterly goals and tasks
Manage dependencies and handoffs effectively.
Confident leader who communicates clearly and effectively influences colleagues
Able to independently influence and resolve conflicts with others
Self-motivated, proactive and proven ability to adapt well and work with different teams within organizations.
Demonstrated ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and evaluate outcomes.
Ability to operate as an individual contributor to get the job done; at the same time be able to guide a team toward an objective.
Excellent communication skills both oral and written
Experience / Education:
Bachelor's Degree and 10+ years of project managementexperience.
Experience in core project management disciplines including scope, schedule, budget, quality, along with risk and critical path management. Must be well organized and able to work effectively under time pressure.
OSS/Enterprise software experience
Proficiency with JIRA, MS Project (or other related scheduling software).
Exceptional analytical, quantitative, communication, and presentation skills.
Experience in management of complex technology projects.
Experience with and deep understanding of multiple project management methodologies