Technical Project Manager | Remote USA

Posted 11 days ago
Main Location
Round Rock, TX, United States
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**LOCATION: REMOTE position that is open to candidates within the United States ideally in the Eastern or Central time zones**

Before you apply, ask yourself these questions…

Do you have advanced JIRA and Confluence skills?

Do you have hands-on experience in project management, program management release management or engineering management?

Do you come from a technical background (e.g. software developer, network engineer, etc.)?

Do you hold certifications as a PMP, Scrum Master, or equivalent professional certification?

Technical Project Manager

VMware is seeking Technical Project Managers to join the Central Services Team! The ideal Technical Project Manager will come from a technical background (e.g. software developer, network engineer, etc.) and have professional experience in project management, program management, release management and/or engineering management working on software engineering projects.

Central Services is a very collaborative, open, and fun team that supports the success of their stakeholders, so the team strives to make processes and tools efficient and effective so that their stakeholders have more time to focus on their core responsibilities. Is that something you want to be a part of? Read on!

Responsibilities

  • Own and drive projects from start to completion in distributed, matrix environment applying most appropriate project management methodologies (e.g., Scrum, Kanban, Waterfall, Lean, etc).
  • Develop and execute detailed project plans, schedules, dependencies, critical paths, and other required project collateral.
  • Lead project team members to ensure collaboration across teams, projects and programs.
  • Provide clear communication to team members and stakeholders.
  • Contribute to the improvement and modernization of PSBU program and project management practices, tools and processes.

Requirements

NOTE: VMware is hiring for 2 roles – Technical Project Manager (4+ years’ experience) and Senior Technical Project Manager (8+ years’ experience)

  • MUST HAVE hands-on experience in project management, program management, release management and/or engineering management working on software engineering projects.
  • MUST HAVE advanced JIRA and Confluence skills and knowledge. 
  • Creativity in discovering actionable results and ability to succeed in a collaborative, fast-paced, global environment.
  • Ability to be an influential member of a highly-integrated team composed of both technical and non-technical members.
  • Education: BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, related fields or equivalent practical experience.

Highly-Preferred Qualifications

  • 1-3 years of industry experience as a software engineer or network engineer.
  • PMP, Certified Scrum Master, or equivalent professional certification
  • Familiarity with technical subjects in Cloud technologies and platforms, Data Center Virtualization, Network Security, IoT, PKS and emerging technologies.
  • Experience working in Professional Services organizations
  • Location: Ideal candidate will be located within the U.S. Eastern or Central time zones

This job requisition is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsored by VMware.

VMware
At VMware we have EPIC2 Values - Execution, Passion, Integrity, Customers, and Community are what define us. Learn more about our values on our careers website: http://www.vmware.com/company/careers/life-at-vmware.html. We want to hire epic people who enhance our diverse culture – people who will push us, amaze us and drive us forward. In return, we offer the freedom to define and lead your future. VMware diversity: http://www.vmware.com/company/careers/people-at-vmware.html


Category : Business Strategy and Operations
Subcategory: Project Management
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Remote: Yes
Posted Date: 2020-10-06



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