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We are looking for an experienced Technical Project / Program Manager for a new quickly growing GE Digital R&D Center in Herzliya, Israel.
This is a technical leadership position on one of the key system components of the GE Predix Platform (think of AWS for industrial customers). The successful candidate will interact with key product stakeholders in Israel and the US offices, prioritize requirements and coordinate the development process with local and remote development teams.
- Communicate with product and business managers in Israel and the US to collect and clarify products and projects requirements.
- Work with key project stakeholders to prioritize product roadmap
- Resolve all blockers with internal and external systems and contacts.
- Maintain up-to date project documentation and provide on-time projects status and reporting
- Work with development managers on estimating tasks and scheduling development Sprints
- Creating and maintaining up-to date Test-Plans
- Perform demonstration of the solution to the customer, gather early feedback
- Explore competitor products, understand industry trends in the trading industry and keep up to date with modern software development practices.
- Travel to our development center in St.Petersburg, Russia and work with remote engineering and QA managers
Required skills and experience:
- 5+ years experience in engineering management, project management, business analysis or technical leadership roles.
- Experience in server-side high-load systems.
- Experience in leading remote development teams.
- Excellent communication skills
- Knowledge of Agile/Scrum product development methodologies;
- University degree in CS or information systems.
- Fluent English
Nice to have:
- Experience in business process applications and processes
- Experience with big-data systems and technologies like Spark, Kafka, Hadoop
- Russian language knowledge is a big plus.
- Innovative product;
- Training with top industry experts, a range of career opportunities in international business environment: Learning & Development, Coaching and Mentoring;
- Unique working environment where you will be a part of our clients and partners teams;
- Competitive salary + Above market salaries for top employees, considerable quarterly bonuses for top results;
- Paid leaves and flexible working hours;
- Benefits (medical insurance, professional and personal wallets sponsored by the company: sports and hobby reimbursement, child care, etc);
- Zero bureaucracy;
- Remote mode of work;
Ready to take on commitment? Think you have the talent, the drive, and the appetite? Let’s connect.