BCforward is currently seeking highly motivated Technical Program Manager for an opportunity Houston, TX & 100% Remote
Position Title Technical Program Manager
Location Houston, TX & 100% Remote
Expected Duration 12+ Months with possibility of extension or Permanent
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Do everything possible to delight our customers Work with cross functional teams as needed to deliver a high-quality solution Establish stable plans of record for specific software development areas and tasks that include solution design, analysis, coding, testing, integration and delivery Drive and maintain schedules, plans and action items for execution of those areas Develop and maintain resource plans, identify resource gaps and makes plans for mitigating them Manage risks, develop mitigation strategies and communicate impacts Coordinate and partner across all relevant engineering, program management, product management and marketing groups to ensure approved features are integrated, tested, and launched successfully Monitor scope and conduct Change Management to not exceed Scrum teams velocity and optimize product value Monitor and communicate Project progress, issues and risks Manage escalations, facilitate analysis, collaborate with management, development partners and stakeholders to recommend and implement changes to product, processes, or business practices through resolution Identify organizational and process weaknesses and develop and champion plans for continuous improvement Manage integration of software from multiple teams, integration of new tool or technology, drive innovation as needed Embrace the agile development model adopted by the group and contribute to enhancing the practice at the Team and Program levels Remove impediments under your control/influence or guide the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment Build a trusted and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution Lead and provides guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members. Assist with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information Provide all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example
Education and Experience Required: Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent Minimum 10 years of experience Comfortable working in an Agile team setting, experience with Scrum, and the Scrum Master and Product Owner roles
BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full-service personnel solutions organization. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, BCforward also operates numerous delivery centers across North America and India. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm in Indiana. Our uninterrupted growth has allowed BCforward to deliver uniquely configured IT staffing and project solutions for over years of catering to our customers' specific needs. BCforward currently maintains a team of over 5000 global resources. With our additional brand, Stafforward, together we have the capabilities to deliver services for a variety of industries in both public and private sectors which allows us to address your most challenging needs.
Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 150433 when responding to this ad.