Sr. Technical Program Manager

Job Location(s) US-MA-Boston
Requisition #
2018-16929
Category
Information Technology
Type
Full-Time

Overview

Founded in 1951, Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM) is the global leader in storage and information management services. Iron Mountain is committed to storing, managing and transforming what our customers value most, from paper records to data to priceless works of art and culture. Providing a full suite of solutions – records and information management, data management, digital solutions, data centers and secure destruction – Iron Mountain enables organizations to lower storage costs, comply with regulations, recover from disaster, and protect their data and assets from a complex world. Visit the company website at www.ironmountain.com for more information.
 
Iron Mountain enables 94% of the Fortune 1000 to smartly and securely manage their physical and digital information assets. With unmatched innovation and collaboration, our teams create information management solutions for our customers’ data, no matter what format, location or lifecycle stage it’s in and no matter where it’s kept. We are more than 17,000 people strong and growing. We’ve been a trusted records management leader since 1951.
 
Iron Mountain is an equal opportunity employer, and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity characteristics or expression, disability, medical condition, U.S. Military or veteran status or other legally protected classifications in making employment decisions.
Iron Mountain Canada is an employer broadly committed to providing an inclusive work environment that welcomes all people.  Globally, we believe it is our diversity that contributes to our companies’ shared success. We work hard always to avoid discriminating on any grounds other than capability to perform the requirements of the job.

Responsibilities

The Technical Program Manager is responsible for the management (planning, organizing and implementation) of large complex strategic programs throughout the lifecycle development process for the introduction of a SaaS application stack. These programs are typically highly visible initiatives with significant impact on business or product viability and ranging across multiple disciplines and business groups.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the project lifecycle from proposal development, project kickoff, initial design, development and testing, to acceptance.
  • Designs, plans, and coordinates project work teams
  • Ensure that the project is delivered on time, meets business and technical requirements and is within approved budget.
  • Develop the project Work Breakdown Structure at a level of detail appropriate to the project. Develop resource project schedule in Microsoft Project in accordance with constraints to establish milestones and a cost basis of estimation.
  • Coordinates team resource scheduling, organize vendor, client, and team meetings. Take clear meeting notes outlining summary of meeting and next step action items.
  • Ensures execution of product roadmap through the Agile Development process, including definition of release plans, epics and oversight of stories and backlog.
  • Establishes effective communication with managers across technical and non-technical departments in order to get identify key plan tasks and due dates.
  • Conduct feasibility studies to assist in determining future hardware and software requirements.

Qualifications

  • 4 – 6 years’ experience with software development life cycle methodologies
  • Strong project management/process background. Experience with a wide variety of methodologies, able to help lead general process direction
  • PMI certification and CSM certification desired
  • Experience of Agile development methodologies including Scrum
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate program plans, proposals, and results
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skillsets
  • Communicates openly and operates with integrity and respect for others. 
  • Leadership skillset
  • Effective time & prioritization management
  • Responsive to customer needs
  • Solid communication skills
  • Strong willingness to learn new technologies dive into challenges and provide direction
  • Attention to detail (both oral and written)
  • Technical knowledge about: Web based REST API’s, Client server architecture, and Cloud SaaS applications
  • Experience with product development lifecycle management
  • Demonstrated record of product management with results orientation
  • Experience in iterative software delivery methodologies – Agile, SCRUM, etc.
  • Ability to creatively think with a product solution mindset
  • Technical and analytical aptitude or background
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technology, business discipline, or MBA a plus