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Technical Project Manager

Company: Cognizant Technology Solutions
Location: Irvine
Posted on: September 17, 2023

Job Description:

Technical Product Manager
If you're like us, you've got big ideas. At Cognizant, we're exploring new ideas every day. We help industry leading companies reinvent their business models and innovate products that create new value-by connecting people with things, insights, and experiences. Cognizant Digital Engineering designs, engineers and delivers digital products and experiences that drive digital-first business models. We offer the most comprehensive digital engineering expertise and client-centric methodology for sustainable innovation.
Location: Remote; Irvine, CA

Salary and Other Compensation:
The annual salary for this position is between $115,000.00 - $165.000.00 depending on experience and other qualifications of the successful candidate.
This position is also eligible for Cognizant's discretionary annual incentive program, based on performance and subject to the terms of Cognizant's applicable plans.
Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:
* Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
* Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
* 401(k) plan and contributions
* Long-term/Short-term Disability
* Paid Parental Leave
* Employee Stock Purchase Plan
* Manages the delivery across multiple engineering (POD) teams to deliver the required software
* Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
* Experience with Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
* Ability to break down complex requirements into bite-sized, actionable user stories
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Excellent collaborative skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment, including strong communication and problem-solving abilities
* Perform risk management to minimize project risks
* Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation

Required Skills

* Minimum 12-15 years of experience
* Understanding of Agile principles methodologies and events
* Familiarity and prior experience managing projects with Kafka and Elastic search
* Familiarity with Linux administration and Terraforms is nice to have.
* Liaise with product management to define the requirements. Should be able to create Epics and user stories.
* Have engineering mindset. Should have exposure to the best of engineering practices.
* Familiarity with cloud concepts (GCP)?
* Familiarity with DevOps concepts, mainly CI/CD, release automation ??
* Communication and negotiation skills
* Facilitation of daily stand-up meetings to track progress. Schedule and facilitate other agile ceremonies for planning, demos, and retrospectives.
* Help the Agile team manage their progress via transparent backlog and board overviews.
* Help solve impediments in an Agile team context with inputs from Business Owner or Product Owner.
* Drive Agile Teams, vendors, and clients to follow Agile way of working
* Help the Agile team manage their progress via transparent backlog and board overviews. Maintain relevant team metrics, create custom dashboards per the client needs.?
* Industry accredited Agile certifications like CSM, SAFe SA, CSPO, Cloud certifications etc.
Why Choose Cognizant?
It takes a lot to succeed in today's fast-paced market, and Cognizant Technology Solutions has become a leader in the industry. We love big ideas and even bigger dreams. We stand out because we put human experiences at the core.
Our associates enjoy robust benefits and training opportunities from our industry recognized, award winning Academy team. You will have access to hundreds of technical trainings to keep your skillsets fresh and have opportunities to obtain certifications on the latest technologies.
If you're comfortable with ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we'd love to hear from you!
About Cognizant
Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer provider and committed to creating a diverse environment. Headquartered in the U.S, Cognizant is a member of the S&P-500, Nasdaq-100, Fortune 200, and recently ranked as the #1 Fastest Growing "All Star" by Fortune Magazine. Cognizant demonstrates a highly flexible business model, a detailed global delivery network, and deep domain expertise to deliver to a long list of outstanding companies that are leaders in their own space.
Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant.
Apply today!
#LI-PC1Job Location : Irvine, California, United States -- Irving, Texas, United StatesEmployee Status : Full Time EmployeeShift : Day JobTravel : NoJob Posting : Sep 14 2023About CognizantCognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.If you have a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, please email with your request and contact information.

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