Red Hat Senior Program Manager - Technical in Westford, Massachusetts
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.
The Red Hat Software Engineering team is looking for a Senior Program Manager to join our Program Management team in Westford, MA. In this role, you will work as an integral part of an engineering team responsible for planning, developing, testing, and releasing software solutions. You'll work with geographically distributed engineering teams focusing on different projects and you’ll coordinate their project deliverables and schedules. You’ll also develop and nurture key relationships with product, development, and quality engineering (QE) management. As a Senior Program Manager, you’ll need to have expertise in both program management and business analysis to understand the requirements and business drivers for a variety of Red Hat's management offerings and projects and use this to facilitate collaboration. This is a great opportunity to make a difference in both new and existing Red Hat’s programs and projects.
Primary job responsibilities
Manage and coordinate complex, multi-phased deliverables by guiding cross-functional teams to define, scope, plan, and deliver high-quality software
Oversee all aspects of new and existing programs or projects from start to finish
Develop and maintain the master plan, schedule, dependency log, and status for multiple releases
Develop and nurture relationships with key stakeholders while fostering an environment of collaboration, trust, and accountability within and across teams
Coordinate recurring team meetings
Identify risks, issues, and problems in software engineering processes and develop detailed recovery, mitigation, and scaling plans
Bachelor’s degree in a related field
5-10+ years of experience delivering technology-related services or offerings
Ability to work in a fast-paced, cross-functional, internationally distributed environment and effectively use traditional and virtual communications
Experience with multiple software development and project management methodologies, tools, and requirements management and defect tracking systems
Practical experience with open source software and Linux is a plus
Experience with systems management offerings or open source software is a plus
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Job ID 66851
Category Program Management