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Project Development Manager in Cary, NC at ettain group

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

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    Cary, NC
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Job Description

Cary, NC - Job Title:  Project Development Manager
Location:  Cary, NC
Industry:  Logistics Software
Terms:  Contract-to-Hire
Compensation:  $63-$66/hr (W2 only)
Requirements:  Prior experience as a full-stack Java developer, recent transition into technical lead or management role, Agile / Scrum experience

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Carson Gardner at 919-287-3975 with your full name, job title, and location. 

Product Development Manager Job Summary:

Responsible for managing deliverables and delivering projects on time from the business requirement stages through post implementation activities. The Project Development Manager will also lead the planning and execution of projects to ensure that project goals are accomplished and company objectives are met. Partners with Product Managers to ensure product’s success.

Product Development Manager Job Responsibilities:
  • 30% - Project Planning:  Gather requirements and develop a business case for project portfolio management, including high level estimates ; Create project plans; budget, issues list, action items, status reports as well as adhere to internal project methodologies ; Release Planning
  • 50% - Project Execution & Management:  Manage, integrate and balance resource requirements across multiple projects without adversely impacting deliverables, timelines or quality ; Lead teams in the design, development , integration and support of software products and systems ; Identify and resolve project issues and risks, including tracking, escalation and mitigation Perform ongoing support role with regard to application and system operations and results - includes the following; direct support, problem investigation and/or liaison to other departments to ensure; timely problem resolution ; Supervise performance and professional development for technical members of team ; Follows Agile approach to software development as appropriate ; Partners with product managers, business analysts, and other stakeholders to ensure success of the product/functionality being developed
  • 20% - Project Communication:  Report project progress to senior management and stakeholders, identifying issues and resolutions ; Manage stakeholder expectations and deliver to them.; Secondary tasks and duties (desirable, but not primary focus of position)
Product Development Manager Job Requirements:
  • Capability to understand customer application use from the customer’s perspective – business needs 
  • Knowledge of multi-tier architecture technology and its use, specifically Java, JavaScript, Apache tcServer/Websphere, Oracle DB. XML and messaging (MQ/Message Broker), Teradata highly desired. In some cases knowledge of Oracle Financials may be required. 
  • Knowledge of User Experience (UX) and reusability concepts and their application highly desired. 
  • Broad understanding and experience of full development life cycle. 
  • Knowledge of business analysis tools and techniques required. 
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, organization, and planning skills. 
  • Demonstrated strength in project management methodology and practice.  
  • Strong project leadership and management skills required, including previous experience leading successful technical teams and projects. 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project. 
  • Capable of managing multiple projects in a fast-paced cross-functional development environment. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent field desired 
  • Minimum of 7 years software development experience 
  • 2 years of previous software development management/team lead experience required 
  • Experience with Agile, SCRUM preferred 
  • PMP Certification preferred 
  • Agile certification (PMI or Scrum Alliance) preferred

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group
  • Remote Workers?  Allows for 1 day per week remote
  • Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered 
  • Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible 

How to Apply: 

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Carson Gardner at 919-287-3975 with your full name, job title, and location. 

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