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Software Development Technical Project Lead

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Date: Nov 13, 2020

Location: Irving, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 104574 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Software Development Technical Project Lead to join our team in Irving, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

Job Responsibilities Include:
 

  • Accountable for managing the lifecycle for a complex cross functional body of work that has a long term positive impact on the company
  • Establish collaborative and productive relationships with product management, governance, UX design, vendors and other supporting teams. 
  • Foster an environment of engineering excellence and innovation. Insist on designing to the edge.
  • Works closely with development teams to build and launch new products, features and programs.
  • Define and organize the program, outline tenets, analyze data, drive performance improvements, and influence resource allocation for all stages of execution (from ideation to delivery)
  • Being the scrum master for the team, will own planning, standups, demos, retrospectives and the execution of your sprints. Removes blockers and always find the path forward in challenging situations
  • Keep technical debt in check.
  • Ensure teams are building using modern practices and tools.
  • Recognize and act of your responsibility for driving change for the entire development community.
  • Cultivate operational excellence within your teams. Understand service level agreements (SLA) and how your systems are performing in relation to them. Ensure your systems self-report breaches and understand root cause. Insist that your teams provide timely resolution of identified production defects.
  • Mentor and grow your people.
  • Create an environment of individual accountability.

 

Basic Qualifications:
 

  • 7 plus years of software engineering, systems engineering or similar experience.
  • 3 plus years of project/program management experience working directly with software development teams.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline (preferably computer science) or equivalent experience

 

Preferred Skills:

 

  • Experience managing projects that require Microservice development and working with API management tools
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; Data driven and results-oriented
  • Communication skills and experience working with technical and business management teams.
    Organizational and coordination skills along with multi-tasking capabilities to get things done in an environment. 
  • Ability to motivate and focus a collaboration to reach challenging goals.
  • Interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration within a diverse, cross-functional team.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and recommendations. 
  • Demonstrated past experience in defining and measuring team success via data-driven metrics & reporting
  • Experience delivering with an agile methodology is a must.
  • Experience of building and launching a new product or service from the ground up and/or experience with external facing production systems preferred.

 

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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