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Technical Project Manager
Ref No.: 17-00168
Location: Stamford, Connecticut
HSI is seeking a Full-Time Technical Project Manager for our Client Based in Stamford, CT. They are looking for a high energy and upbeat individual that wants to work in a challenging, dynamic environment where speed to market is a critical component of success. Come join a smart and agile culture to help deliver solutions managing a global team that supports multiple applications using a variety of technologies, including Java, Oracle, and Unix. If you truly enjoy lots of collaboration, have a track record of delivering, have a knack for contemporary technologies and a respect for established technologies, then look below and see if you have what it takes.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure delivery commitments are appropriate and met through story selection, task definition, and Prioritization
  • Oversee technical deliverables including validating the completeness\accuracy of estimates, quality and accuracy of technical designs, build and implementation
  • Facilitate team discussions and remove impediments to ensure team's success
  • Identify risks and issues and escalate to management where necessary
  • Create technical and supporting documentation, include iteration release notes, responsible for release management and release implementation
  • Manage and communicate effectively with the team, Product Owner and both internal and external Business partners
  • Engage in requirements elaboration and clarification with business analysis and end user teams
  • Organize, facilitate, and run daily scrum, iteration planning, sprint retrospective, and other Agile-related meetings when needed
  • Manage and maintain the sprint, product backlog with the Product Owner.
  • Gain thorough application knowledge to support and troubleshoot production systems
Experience Required:
  • Minimum 5 years executing/managing complex IT projects
  • 2+ years project management experience with Web\Java development
  • 2+ years of Agile / project management experience with strong development background required.
  • BS Degree or equivalent required in Computer Science or relevant industry experience
  • PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM or similar
  • Previous hands on experience with Java development is required.
  • Experience with integration projects across systems, business partners, clients and vendors
  • Experience working in a globally distributed team
  • Experience with customer API deveopment and Cloud based systems.
Professional Skills:
  • Can-do, help where needed attitude
  • Firm yet diplomatic, exhibits sound judgment and conviction
  • Attention to both big picture and details
  • An inherent attitude of sharing, mentoring, and communicating
  • Self-motivated

The following would be a plus:
  • PMP, PMP-ACP, CSM certification
  • Experience in order management, banking, and/or product fulfillment systems
  • Experience with Groovy/Grails
  • Experience in testing and/or build automation
  • Experience with PCI Level 1

JOB REQUIRES occasional international and domestic travel