Technical Product Manager - Full Time - Houston in Houston, TX at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

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Job Description

Vaco has multiple Technical Product Manager roles available for a client in SW Houston, TX. Our client is looking for a hands-on, technology proficient, team player who can lead, define, and deliver innovative solutions for new and existing products. The Product Manager is responsible for the product planning and execution throughout the product life-cycle, including: gathering and prioritizing product requirements, effectively performing agile software development activities, managing stakeholders, and providing product support. This position involves development of the company's internal and client facing applications, as well as the data that drives them. The hire is expected to create solutions for the company's data lake team as well as process improvements.

What We Look For:
  • Minimum 3 years of product management experience
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or technical field
  • Software development experience or equivalent is highly preferred
  • Working knowledge of SQL and cloud services
  • Demonstrated success performing software product development
  • Experience working with data teams
  • Proven ability to dive deeply into specific functional areas and learn a domain specific language
  • Proven ability to understand the business and engineering sides and get into the technical details
  • Ability to assume a strong sense of responsibility for your defined area of ownership
  • Excellent project management skills - delivery oriented
  • Superior communication skills
  • Experience in financial services a plus, but more important is your ability to learn fast, ask questions and solve problems
  • Ability to handle changing tasks and priorities and adapt quickly
  • Ability to work with remote teams
  • Ability to take direction and deliver and perform accordingly
***US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. Our client is unable to sponsor or transfer visas at this time.***