Technical Product Manager in Atlanta, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/10/2021

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Job Description

Product & Release Manager

As a member of our clients team, you will apply your knowledge, skills and experience to building a truly modern application that is new development and cloud native, and work in a DevOps environment that includes continuous integration/continuous deployment, test automation, in a consistent agile software development framework.

The ability to be adaptable and work constructively with a technically diverse and geographically separated team is crucial. We are looking for a Product & Release Manager who has worked with or has a strong interest in agile software development practices and delivering deployable software

What You'll Get to Do:

Oversee a portfolio of product backlog and roadmap executing software development in an Agile environment to ensure timely and quality delivery of software products to the customer. Serve as the Release SME and mentor for the portfolio teams and Scrum Masters in ensuring teams are following established process, applying Agile best practices, and consistently meeting the Definition of Done for Release artifacts. You will interact with network services, cybersecurity, quality assurance, and configuration management teams to coordinate and schedule post sprint release activities, identify and correct core problems.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

* Professional Experience: 7+ years related technical experience

* 5+ years experience in a Product Owner capacity
* Agile Coaching or training experience with transforming teams towards a common operating model/methodology

* Experience with AWS and Cloud services/products

* Experience managing work with Jira products in the context of software development and reporting across multiple teams

* Expertise with and Office Suite applications

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Understanding of traditional software development life cycle, including planning, development, requirements management, CM, quality assurance, and release management

* Certified Scrum Master (CSM), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP), or related Agile certification

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

* College degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Information Management Systems, experience considered in lieu of degree

* Experience with DevOps processes and/or tools

* Current and relevant experience with Customs and Border Protection (CBP) applications.

* Strong, active listening skills