Sep 21, 2019
Primary Skills: 4-7+ yrs Technical PM experience / Lead product development background / PM leadership skills / familiarity with HR technologies (managing integration development) / understanding of delivery aspects.
Duration: 7+ Monthly
Contract: W2 only
The main function of a technical product manager is to plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as engineering, research and development, HCM systems and product roll-out, etc. This role will have significant collaboration with business partners, multiple IT teams and third-party vendors.
The portfolio includes SaaS and hosted packaged applications such as Workday, Cornerstone, ADP, SmartRecruiters, ServiceNow, and many others.
The ideal candidate will be able to easily understand business goals/requirements and be forward thinking to identify problems that may be effectively resolved with technology solutions. Additionally, this position provides 8x5 application administration and user support services; working primarily with business users to provide technical support and coordinate timely and effective resolution to questions and issues associated with the HR Systems integrations.
Manage delivery with top-down oversight throughout execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget, and timeline.
Develop comprehensive project plans that merge customer requirements with technical deliverables during all project phases, from initial development through implementation.
Monitor project progress continuously and make detailed scheduled reports on measurable items, such as milestones and deliverables. Communicate proactively with all involved personnel to provide updates.
Management of technical product management functions including business requirements elaboration, systems and process flow analysis, meeting critical milestones and deliverables that are time and scope boxed.
Heavy collaboration across business and technology organization, providing sound business analysis, process and change leadership.
Working with limited direction, usually within a complex and evolving environment, to drive delivery of solutions while influencing cultural change.
7+ years of relevant experience in technical product and program management
Strong analytical skills to develop technical and functional requirements, use cases, user story maps and other related artifacts.
Experience in reviewing technical solution design and evaluation to ensure it meets business requirements and long term product goals. .
Reputation for being a collaborative thought partner and business leader, skilled at establishing formal and informal networks within the company
Strong coordination skills with demonstrated ability to facilitate large scale planning, development and user acceptance testing efforts
Superior verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiences.
To follow up with any questions, please contact Simant @ 408-907-2727.
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).
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Austin, TX, USA