Solarwinds Inc. Program Manager in Morrisville, North Carolina
Solarwinds MSP has new openings within the MSP Program Management Office and is in search of strong candidates with backgrounds in Project and Program management specific to the IT industry. The candidate would possess strong communication, organizational and leadership skills related to the software development / SaaS industry. The right candidate would be very energized, motivated by change and driven to enhance team communication, collaboration and execution. This individual would be an accomplished technologist who is comfortable with a broad range of technology as well as enjoys cross functional team management. The position reports into the Director of PMO in Raleigh/Durham.
Experience working in an Agile / Scrum environment (preferred)
Manage the project delivery stream to ensure on time, quality, delivery
Take ownership of assigned projects, manage, influence and report
Actively participate and lead design review, requirements gathering, Sprint planning/Retrospectives and pressure test proposals
Run local and remote Daily Standups/Project Meetings with distributed teams
Create project plans and charters and oversee their execution
Collaborate with Marketing, Sales, R&D, Legal, and other corporate services related to the project
Ability to verify timelines and project schedules based on plans and business engagements
Identify Impediments and Remove project barriers and blockers
Ensure projects are completed holistically; documentation, training, production monitoring, escalation paths, etc.
Responsible for managing all aspects of the product management lifecycle, from initiation through release
Bachelors or Master’s degree in appropriate technical discipline.
Agile / Scrum Certifications (CSM/CPO Cert. a plus) and/or ITIL, Six Sigma Training (Preferred)
5+ year’s relevant experience (experience working with organization that run technical projects)
Strong organization and project management skills – proven experience managing global project deployments
Experience with SaaS technologies and Software delivery
Understanding of Business Process and a strong corporate sense
Strong Excel, PowerPoint and Word proficiencies
SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job ID 2019-13173
# Positions 1
Position Type Regular
Business Group MSP