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Sr Technical Manager
Ref No.: 18-07458
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/21/2018
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Sr Technical Manager with our client in the Retail industry in their San Francisco, CA location. This is a 3 month + contract position.

  • Seeking a Sr Technical Manager
  • Accountable for ensuring product/project delivery excellence in the Logical Inventory domain of Customer Experience and Global Supply Chain
  • Manage multiple product teams to build and operate the products and commerce APIs in the cloud
  • Provides leadership and direction for devops product team members
  • Works closely with product managers to define strategies for product capabilities, business applications and processes in Company Tech
  • Works with business and IT leadership throughout the strategic planning process
  • Participates in the process to prioritize and scope future product capabilities and initiatives
  • Works with business and IT leadership to prioritize support and tactical issues to address immediate business needs while maintaining strategic direction
  • Hires bright talent and plans resource needs and allocations to support products, initiatives, and support
  • Evaluates business needs, researches and formulates application solutions, and makes solution recommendations to Company Tech leadership
  • Ensures service levels are understood and met
  • Proactively engages other leaders in cross-functional efforts
  • Openly shares plans and strives to prevent surprises for other organizations
  • Guides product teams and other technologists to make sound decisions that support company priorities
  • Fosters open communication within and between teams
  • Communicates effectively with IT management
  • Keeps IT leaders apprised of any issues or concerns
  • Takes a 'no surprises' approach to communication within the department and with the business
  • Sets uncompromisingly high standards of performance for self and subordinates
  • Displays a strong work ethic and sense of urgency
  • Demonstrates strong initiative to make things happen
  • Displays a strong ambition in gaining skills and knowledge that benefit company tech
  • Stays abreast of industry trends and best practices. 
  • Acts as a change agent, initiating appropriate changes to support business growth, reduce operational costs, and/or improve service levels
  • Ensure effective communications-up, down and across the business
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in providing managerial leadership a product team centric DeVops organization
  • Solid commercial software engineering skills for API development in Cloud, Java/J2EE commerce platform and CI/CD frameworks
  • Comfortable working with senior management, technical leaders, quality assurance engineers and software developers
  • Ability to interact with business executives in business terms 
  • Demonstrated ability to delegate and empower others
  • Full lifecycle development experience on large projects, creating distributed and scalable Retail systems
  • Strong knowledge of cloud technologies, industry standards and techniques in development and testing
  • Familiarity with a variety of SDLC methodologies (i.e. RUP, XP, Scrum, Lean, etc.)
  • Proven record of process analysis and continuous improvement 
  • 5-7 years of experience in management and leading teams
  • Understanding of online apparel retailing business processes a big plus
  • Experience with object-oriented and service-oriented systems
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to influence technical discussions and decisions
  • Bachelors Degree from an accredited college, or equivalent experience Manager call note: 
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”