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Program/Engagement Manager in Vienna, VA at TECHEAD

Date Posted: 5/21/2018

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Job Description

Program Manager | Techead | 10377

Tysons, Virginia - 12 Month Contract Role

Job Description:

We are looking for an Engagement Manager for our Professional Services group who is passionate about driving business growth. The services team will operate in a high-energy, rapid-paced and entrepreneurial environment and you will have an opportunity to shape the team’s future. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage complex, high value IT consulting projects that require the coordination of development work on multiple platforms and across multiple teams to achieve the desired outcome.

  • Build and maintain excellent client relations.

  • Ensure both the client and internal expectations are met.

  • Assist in defining strategic business requirements and client needs.

  • Own the Professional Services delivery methodology.

  • Establish metrics to analyze and track performance. 

Job requirements:

  • 4+ years of work experience in professional services roles for related web technologies.

  • Experience leading presale within an IT related field, ideally professional services, or custom development.

  • Proven and substantial experience leading complex IT projects.

  • Proven ability to lead matrixed teams from many different groups and different locations.

  • Ability to drive results through task coordination, handoffs and overall delivery of solutions.

  • Excellent presentation skills, written and oral communications.

  • Experience interacting with senior leaders as well as Engineers.

  • Able to identify and negotiate solutions to address project challenges.

  • Comfortable challenging ideas and working with disparate groups to bring consensus.

  • Able to handle ambiguity in the project without losing focus.

  • Able to perform with minimal direction. Comfortable working independently in a fast-paced environment.

  • 1+ years of experience using Salesforce for managing opportunities and leads.

  • Good understanding of web services and related standards like REST, OAuth and JSON.

  • Experience working with standard web technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, and mobile development is preferred. 

  • Experience using a professional services automation tool is preferred.

  • Exposure to Agile methodology is preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of financial and payments industries and emerging technology trends is preferred. 

  • Up to 20% travel may be required.

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or military experience.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Engineering.

TECHEAD's mission is to make our on-site associates successful by placing them in the right environment so they can grow and prosper. How we treat and respond to our clients and employees is a reflection of who we are and makes us stand out from the rest. Keeping our business focused on building and maintaining relationships with our employees and clients is the key to our success. We won’t strive for anything less.

TECHEAD provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. For more information on TECHEAD please visit No second parties will be accepted.