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RedHat Technical Project Manager in Mumbai, India

Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Consulting team is looking for a Technical Project Manager to join us in Mumbai, India. In this role, you will manage complex projects from initiation through to delivery and completion. You'll coordinate with cross-functional teams to complete distinct projects on time and within budget. As a Technical Project Manager, you’ll need to be organized and detail-­oriented with substantial experience managing IT and software consulting projects, relying on traditional systems and software development methodologies. This is a position with regular travel to customer sites in India.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Lead and manage multiple customer-facing projects simultaneously to success

  • Manage project scope and customer expectations

  • Manage project risks, actions, issues, and dependencies (RAID)

  • Manage project budget and time frame

  • Build content for project activities like project kickoff, project status, and project closeout

  • Lead project meetings involving both customer and Red Hat’s consulting team members

  • Coordinate with territory services managers and the Resource Management Office (RMO) to manage project staffing requirements

  • Work with the territory services managers to ensure that financial forecast is up-to-date for their respective projects

  • Support accounting activities as required, including obtaining copies of receipts for finance invoicing queries from customers

  • Develop basic knowledge of Red Hat’s technologies to guide successful project management, including Red Hat OpenStack Platform, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat Ansible Automation, Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (JBoss EAP), Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), and Red Hat Satellite

  • Maintain professionalism when solving problems and resolving issues

Required skills

  • Knowledge of specific project management and software delivery methodologies like agile, scrum, SAFe, and Project Management Institute (PMI)

  • Practical experience using various agile development tools like Trello, Rally, Atlassian Jira, or project management tools like Microsoft Project

  • 5+ years of experience working as a project manager or scrum master on IT or application development projects

  • Ability to affect, inspect, and adapt to culture

  • Demonstrated ability to motivate project team and individual contributors and to mediate conflicts

  • Excellent customer­-facing and internal communication skills

  • Great written and verbal communication skills

  • Solid organizational skills; attention to detail and multitasking skills

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Project management or scrum certifications are a plus

  • Willingness to travel up to 30% per year to be on-site at customer locations for project-related activities

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Job ID 70967

Category Consulting, Project Management