Technical Project Manager, Microservices in Seattle at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Seattle
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/6/2019
  • Job ID:
    TECHN49190

Job Description

Technical Project Manager, Microservices

EXPERIENCE LEADING PROJECT INVOLVING EXPOSURE TO MICROSERVICES, PUBLISHING OR RELEASING APPLICATIONS WITH DOCKER CONTAINERS, AWS OR AZURE CLOUD DEPLOYMENT, JAVA-BASED WEB APPLICATIONS ARE PREFERRED.

Our Client in Seattle seeks a highly-technical Project Manager to deliver high-availability, next-generation software solutions which will empower online retailers in the highly-competitive E-Commerce digital atmosphere. The role will involve Scrum, business analysis and Project Management fundamentals combined to deliver complex, functional and disruptive client solutions.

You will lead the Software Delivery Team, with an East-Seattle Client on Java-Based solutions. You will set client expectations, prioritize against team delivery capacity and work in a client-facing fashion to help them understand potential roadblocks, challenges, and requirements along the way. This includes a shared understanding of product functionality.

This starts as a 3-Month Contract and the client intends to convert to FTE.

RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Full Project Management responsibility from inception to implementation, client requirements, identify risks, migrating solutions and resolutions.
  • Lead team objectives and task execution
  • Leading of Scrum, retrospective and sprint planning, identify roadblocks and mitigate them so that they do not disrupt the development team.
  • When needed produce Use Cases, Functional Requirements, UI Specs, requirements for business and other Artifacts.

  • REQUIREMENTS:


  • 5+ years of experience as a Technical Project Manager handling HIGHLY TECHNICAL requirements from inception to delivery.
  • EXPERIENCE LEADING PROJECT INVOLVING MICROSERVICES, PUBLISHING OR RELEASING APPLICATIONS WITH DOCKER CONTAINERS, AWS OR AZURE CLOUD DEPLOYMENT, JAVA-BASED WEB APPLICATIONS ARE A MUST-HAVE!
  • Demonstrated experience with the entire Project Management Lifecycle (engagement of stakeholders, multiple team environment, etc.)
  • Excellent negotiator, diplomatic
  • Proven track record of detailed user stories, epics, acceptance criteria, etc.
  • Confluence, Atlassian, JIRA

  • MUST WORK ONSITE IN SEATTLE OFFICE LOCATION, WE ARE UNABLE TO SPONSOR, LOCAL CANDIDATES TO GREATER SEATTLE AREA PREFERRED, WE ARE UNABLE TO PROVIDE RELOCATION.

    Job Requirements

    1.5+ years of experience as a Technical Project Manager handling HIGHLY TECHNICAL requirements from inception to delivery. 2.Experience leading projects involving Microservices, publishing or releasing applications with Docker Containers, AWS, Java-Based Applications and other modern web technologies and software solutions. 3.Demonstrated experience with the entire Project Management Lifecycle (engagement of stakeholders, multiple team environment, etc.) 4.Excellent negotiator, diplomatic 5.Proven track record of detailed user stories, epics, acceptance criteria, etc. 6.Confluence, Atlassian, JIRA