Senior Technical Program Manager
Exposure to E-commerce
Multinational E-commerce leader
You will have the opportunity to build a new business from scratch and shape the direction of the business. This role requires hands-on project management skills, deep technical expertise, and excellent leadership skills. You will be responsible for collecting business and systems requirements from internal and external customers, writing specifications, driving project schedules from design to release, and managing the production launch. You will also be responsible for setting project management standards and expectations and delivering large, cross functional projects.
-5+ years of Technical Program Management experience in a related industry, including hands-on management of large, cross-functional software efforts
-Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related technical field
-Proficiency in SQL
-Experience working in an agile/scrum environment
-Experience managing efforts in Unix/Linux environments, distributed systems and/or developing large scale web applications
-First-hand working knowledge of current web technologies
-Experience with business applications such as Word, Excel and Project
-Business-level English written and verbal communication skills
-Strong bias for action and "get it done" attitude
-The ability to comfortably and confidently present to all levels within the enterprise and to work with both technical and non-technical individuals.
-The ability to deal with ambiguity and a changing environment, as well as a rapid work pace.
-A proven track record of being detail-oriented with a demonstrated ability to self-motivate and follow through on projects.
-Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills are critical to success in this position
-Fluency and comfort with business applications such as Word, Excel and Project.
-Project management, Process Improvement or Quality certifications desired .
-Strong oral and written communication skills are crucial, as well as ability to scope technical requirements and prioritize
-A Masters in computer science or related technical discipline
-Japanese language skills