Program Manager in Portland at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Our client recently acquired a Financial company in Downtown Portland, ME.
  • Current person is overloaded, someone who has been in a similar situation (acquisition) will be able to help more.
  • Need someone who has come of various engineering ranks
  • This will be the first google shop "Google Cloud Platform (GCP)" for our client which is majorly AWS focused
  • Multitude of various technologies - DevOps experience is the key
  • Although there is no coding involved but needs to know how code moves
  • Strategically partner with stakeholders and create a 15 month roadmap
  • Very well spoken/organized
  • Ability to talk at all levels from developers/engineers/executive level
  • 5-8 years in engineering and then owned a significant portion of business as a strategic leader

Day to Day:

  • Nature of the job will evolve overtime
  • Phase 1 (3-6 months) :: lot of meeting with counterparts (Meeting heavy phase), Onboarding, skills assessment
  • 6-12 months :: Gantt Charts, reporting, etc.
  • 12 months beyond - running it more like a program, next stages, strategical visions

Top skills will be:

  • DevOps
  • Large scale integration on AWS or GCP (preferred)

Preferred Skills:

  • Financial services experience is highly beneficial

Job Requirements

DevOps background and cloud (AWS or GCP - preferred)


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