Technical Project Manager, Big-Data Platform

In a quickly growing GE Digital center in Herzliya, Israel

CloudGeometry is a full-stack cloud engineering company, founded and headquartered in Silicon Valley. We work with stable VC-funded startups and corporate innovators around the planet, using the latest technologies from open source and AWS to build cloud-driven businesses – spanning SaaS, Mobile, Social, eCommerce, AdTech, AI/ML Analytics, IoT, Healthcare, FinTech and more. Our largest Dev Centers are in St. Petersburg and Prague.

We have many open positions for serious software development professionals who want to push their career to the next level and become key experts at future global technology organizations. We are looking for an experienced Technical Project/Program manager for a new quickly growing GE Digital R&D Center in Herzliya, Israel.

Compensation

Competitive

Location

Herzliya, Israel

Experience

8+ years

Employment

Full-time

Summary of the Position

This is a technical leadership position on one of the key system components of 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.

Required Qualifications:

  • 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

Desired Skills:

  • 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.

Responsibilities

  • 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

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Full High-Tech Job benefits package
  • Flexible schedule