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Technical Program Manager
Posted on 1/4/2023
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 8+ years of relevant experience, which can include being a developer
  • B.S. in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, a similar degree, or equivalent years of work experience while demonstrating the key fundamentals of engineering and software system design
  • Strong record of orienting cross-functional teams toward unified outcomes
  • Strong record of taking initiative when necessary
  • Solid understanding of:
  • Stakeholder Needs Analysis and/or 'Design Thinking'
  • Requirements Engineering and/or 'Systems Thinking'
  • Verification and Validation
  • Excellent technical written and verbal communication
  • Many lessons learned
  • Cross-functionally orchestrate at the program-level. Our TPM's are the cross-functional individuals. They understand what is needed to get from point A to point B and make it happen. This includes complex software features, customer responses, infrastructure buildout, etc
  • Understand and drive our Software Development Life Cycle, end-to-end. From Definition all the way through Development, Release, and Maintenance, our TPM's are the authority. Make sure that things are running smoothly. Engage when they are not
  • Learn and understand our organization and products so that you can make meaningful contributions
  • Apply your engineering background. The overall engineering process is more than a checklist. Steer us towards exceptional design and execution
  • Directly support Needs Analysis. Help make sure that we truly capture what's needed by our business and customers. Question and suggest, as necessary
  • Directly support Requirements Definition. Help create and refine our architecture by ensuring good and consistent requirements, with the right coverage. Question and suggest, as necessary
  • Be the technical generalist. Apply different skills relating to the functional groups such as Development, Test, Product Management, Release, etc
  • Own Risk Management. Work together with functional leads to determine and mitigate risks in our design and implementation
  • Understand urgency vs importance. Now vs later
  • Report to organization leadership. You have the unified view
Desired Qualifications
  • M.S. in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other applicable degree
  • Understanding of different design methodologies
  • Experience with Jama Connect requirements software or any other, such as Cameo
  • Background of dealing with the different 'illities'
  • Familiarity with Model Based Systems Engineering

1,001-5,000 employees

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