Position: Technical project Manager
Role – Microsoft Systems Engineer
Location: Fremont, CA
Project Management, Software Development Adfs, Secure Transaction, Incident Management
Multi factor authentication experience is a big plus.
Direct Client is looking for a senoir person with extensive experience in Identity Access management and ADFS.
Projects require managers to keep the big picture in focus while being able to dive into the unique engineering challenges we face daily. As a Project Manager at Crossmatch, you lead complex, highly visible and fast moving engineering projects focused on multi-factor authentication solution for different verticals like banking, public sector, retail and health care. This includes managing project schedules, implementation schedules, identifying risks and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders.
On a daily basis you will be responsible for coordinating across core engineering team, solution implementation team, QA team and customers to solve some of the most challenging security problems occurring in day to day operations.
Beyond solid program/project delivery and technical skills, you need to have experience in software product development. You need to have a strong internal drive, a tenacious spirit, a collaborative method of working, and deep experience in solving hard problems as simply as possible. In addition, you should be focused at all times on delivering premium service to our customers.
Develop/facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables, define project tasks, timeline and resource requirements
Maintain development/design history, meeting minutes, and project documentation
Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders. Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
Manage next generation Cloud product release. This involves working with Core engineering group, Product Management, Solution Engineering and 3rd party companies.
Manage technical integration projects by coordinating with external companies and internal stake holders. This involves product integration, documentation and technical communication
Work with cross-functional teams to customize and deliver Multifactor authentication solutions.
This involves understanding requirements, coming up with solutions and presenting solutions to stake holders/end customers
BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience. Qualification in project management or equivalent
Knowledge of project management techniques and tools: Microsoft Project 2013, Microsoft TFS 2013, Microsoft Sharepoint 2013
Direct work experience in project management capacity, specifically in cross-platform Web based projects, Cloud Applications and Mobile applications
Experience in software development using .Net(Windows or WEB applications) and familiarity with Cloud Applications
5 years of experience in managing highly-complex, technically-challenging projects.
Self-starter with ability to conceive of and accept responsibility for projects and see them through to completion.
Exceptional skills influencing, teaming, and delivering solutions in a highly complex, always changing, and nebulous environment.
Excellent presentation and written communication, interpersonal, and analytical skills. Outstanding organizational, prioritization, and multitasking skills.
Experience with Multi Factor Authentication projects
Experience working with projects in banking, retail, public sector, health care industry is a plus
BS or BA, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Friendly, flexible and a team player
Innovative thinker and problem solver
Outstanding commitment to customer service and quality
Independent, proactive and self-driven with a can-do attitude
Sense of humor