Engineering Project Manager

  • Location

    Palo Alto

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

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  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

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    Jason Rumney

Our client love cars and the people that are in them. They are passionate about building devices and services to make the roads more secure, civil and fun for everyone. Their 50 person team is located in Palo Alto, CA and have created products with $50B in sales, at places like Apple, Dropcam, Fitbit, and Microsoft, and we are backed by some of the world’s largest venture capital firms.
Responsibilities of the PM:
  • Define great software releases for software, cloud and mobile.
  • Attention to detail with planning and tracking
  • Live in Jira to define the process and manage software releases
  • Align with software teams to impact schedule and quality
  • Able to release multiple applications and features
  • Prioritizing by planning sprints and distribute tasks
  • Manages all software teams build and release
  • BS/MS in Engineering required
  • 2-4 years of software project management experience, ideal
  • Highly experienced with Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket to prioritize, schedule, and release software
  • Excellent communication, coordination, execution and planning skills
  • Hands-on, working knowledge of the software release cycle  Great attention to detail
  • High-level understanding of mobile apps, embedded systems, and cloud infrastructure
  • Outcome-oriented; Ability to balance the tactical details in service of the big picture
  • Ability to organize and participate in design brainstorming sessions
  • Ability to travel internationally to support builds