Job Description :
Role: Technical Project Manager
Location: Redmond, WA (Locals are highly preferred, if not local then candidate should be willing to relocate once the offer is made)
Duration: 12 Months

Job Description:

Using PMO best practices and standards, partner with the Microsoft product/program managers to facilitate a project management process to fit their needs and oversee and execute on that process/plan. Create, maintain and control the project schedule and dashboard, facilitate meetings, and proactively identify risks to the project. Shepherd the Project Team through the Release process, being mindful of all requirements. Facilitate program communications, identify and implement continuous improvement practices, and provide regular status reports as required.

Qualifications include:

6+ years as a technical program manager
Demonstrated ability to be detail-oriented, a self-starter and an excellent problem-solver
6+ Experience with embedded system Windows/Android software development, especially at a system architectural level. Preferably audio and display/graphics.
Strong communication skills and ability to work across multiple disciplines and functions (PM, SW Devs, Test, Hardware Engineers, etc
Ability to work well under pressure and to prioritize workloads
Demonstrated track record of leading product teams to ship
A BS in computer science or a related engineering field is preferred with relevant years of experience in a technical embedded system engineering space.

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