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Project Manager, Technology Jobs in Manassas, VA at SES AMERICOM, Inc


Title: Project Manager, Technology

Company: SES AMERICOM, Inc

Location: Manassas, VA

Salary: $100K — $150K *

Category: Telecommunications & Hardware

Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES / KEY RESULT AREAS

Manage sprint planning and execution which includes the management of project progress providing project status and visibility to leadership

Support and conduct all Scrum Ceremonies or Project Milestones meetings

Organize with Product Management to meet project objectives, define roadmap and sprint goals

Identify and manage of cross-team dependencies with across the PM team

Support team retrospectives to help teams continuously improve their practices to ensure maximum productivity

Ensure high throughput of development teams by identifying potential issues and roadblocks and working on preventing or eliminating them

Work with stakeholders to manage and maintain project plans

Regularly record and present accurate status updates and metrics on project health, budget, and milestones

COMPETENCIES

Facilitation: support release planning, and scheduling, by providing Scrum team statistics, identifying project dependencies, and forecasting velocity

Influence: support multiple teams with tight deadlines and dependencies

Innovation: collaborate with team to improve methodologies

Communication

Global Cultural Awareness

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

Required

Seniority will be based on experience

6-9 years of experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business or related field required (a combination of education and experience will be considered)

3 years of experience in Project Management

Certified Scrum Master (SCM) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification

Advanced proficiency in English, other languages a plus

5% international and domestic travel

Experience with Microsoft Project

Preferred

Experience working with highly technical stakeholders

Experience with Atlassian tools (i.e. Jira and Confluence)

Experience with Azure DevOps and Microsoft PowerBI

Experience working in the Satellite or Telecommunications industry

Experience working on a global or multi-national team

SES and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. In conformity with U.S. Government technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and/or other applicable U.S. law, regulation or other requirements imposed by the U.S. Government, certain positions may require U.S. Citizenship, status as a lawful permanent resident of the U.S. or a “protected individual” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligibility to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

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Valid through: 6/27/2021

 

About SES AMERICOM, Inc


SES Americom was a major commercial satellite operator of North American geosynchronous satellites based in the United States. The company started as RCA Americom in 1975 before being bought by General Electric in 1986 and then later acquired by SES S.A. in 2001. In September 2009, SES Americom and SES New Skies merged into SES World Skies.