Job Description

Primary Skill

  • Own end-to-end Software project/program delivery, including project plan, schedule, execution/monitoring working with cross functional team globally.
    • Collaborate with Program managers, Functional managers, Project Leads & Architects to achieve tactical project goals & balance strategic Software organization goals.
    • Work closely with the technical team involving Software development team, tech leads, product owners & architects spread across globally, playing a leadership role in Software development process across products.
    • Identify program risks and scope changes, control them, and manage regular communication to stakeholders, ensuring thoroughness in dealing with the details.
    • Plan and Execute Software projects using Agile/SAFe methodology.

Strong visualization & reporting skills using latest & greatest project management & reporting tools
• Strong presentation skills and having had the exposure to reporting out project status to senior management.
• Vendor management skills – have had exposure working with external consulting firms delivering specialized skills and/or goods.
• Excellent interpersonal/communication/influencing/negotiation skills required

Secondary skill-

Exposure to medical device or Healthcare IT projects would be a definite plus with exposure to the following:
• Medical standards: HL7, Medical cybersecurity
• Medical regulatory standards: 510K, FDA/ISO
• SDLC for medical devices

 

Job Title: Technical Program Manager

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Own end-to-end Software project/program delivery, including project plan, schedule, execution/monitoring working with cross functional team globally.
• Collaborate with Program managers, Functional managers, Project Leads & Architects to achieve tactical project goals & balance strategic Software organization goals.
• Work closely with the technical team involving Software development team, tech leads, product owners & architects spread across globally, playing a leadership role in Software development process across products.
• Identify program risks and scope changes, control them, and manage regular communication to stakeholders, ensuring thoroughness in dealing with the details.
• Plan and Execute Software projects using Agile/SAFe methodology.
• Understands and deploys PDLM processes to assure conformance to the client's New Product Development (NPD) process in an expedited manner.
• Continuously reviews program progress, proactively identify risks and collaboratively develops and drives risk mitigation efforts.
• Interacts frequently with all levels of internal management, cross functional leaders, and business leaders.
• Will work with post-market teams to monitor and handle product issues in the installed base through the CAPA processes.
• Will be involved in identifying, selecting, managing & working with vendors of specialized skills and/or goods as needed on projects.
• Participates in interactions with customers and regulators concerning product design, systems, and processes.
• Identifies and manages continuous improvement projects that may span multiple sections or departments with the objective of achieving quality, reliability, and cost improvements.
• Develops long term plans for product development proposals.
• Continuous improvement and simplification for efficient delivery. Be a change agent. Drive agility in organization & demonstrate sense of urgency.
• Responsible for overall planning of program and present to program core team and leadership report out.

Qualifications:

• Experience in multiple capacities in Enterprise Applications context with a strong understanding of the enterprise technology stack / cloud and connectivity architectures & technologies. Should have had hands-on experience and worked as scrum master / release train engineer for significantly complex projects in large organizations dealing with co-ordination across multiple functions like IT, Service, Marketing, Quality, Regulatory.
• Highly experienced in SDLC implementation
• Hands-on technical expertise in J2EE technologies.
• Should have worked in many of the below areas in various capacities demonstrating strong leadership skills in leveraging technology–
• Programming and Framework Server: Java Servlet, JSP, Java Portlet, Spring Framework, Node.js, Ruby on Rails.
• Programming and Framework Client: HTML5, JavaScript, JQuery, Angular JS & React JS
• Enterprise Integration: Design patterns for enterprise integration, SOA, SOAP/REST, Microservices, Database and BI: Oracle, MySQL, Data-ware house, Datamart, Hadoop, Cognos, Tableau & Golden Gate
• Mobile: iOS, Android & Windows
• Demonstrated facilitation and negotiation skills in driving closure on product/program-related decisions/issues
• Budget management skills – Finance, resource deployment & Material tracking and utilization.
• Strong visualization & reporting skills using latest & greatest project management & reporting tools
• Strong presentation skills and having had the exposure to reporting out project status to senior management.
• Vendor management skills – have had exposure working with external consulting firms delivering specialized skills and/or goods.
• Excellent interpersonal/communication/influencing/negotiation skills required
• Sharp business, technical & financial acumen.
• Ran projects in SAFe methodology.
• Exposure to medical device or Healthcare IT projects would be a definite plus with exposure to the following:
• Medical standards: HL7, Medical cybersecurity
• Medical regulatory standards: 510K, FDA/ISO
• SDLC for medical devices

Background and/or Experience:

• Bachelors/Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Biomedical Engineering or equivalent
• Minimum 12 years’ experience in Software Project/program Management involving Enterprise, IT, Regulatory, Security, product life cycle and marketing.

Desired Characteristics § PMP certification is a plus.