Red Hat Program Manager - Technical in Westford, Massachusetts

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Software Engineering team is looking for a Program Manager to join us in Westford, MA. In this role, you will be responsible for leading cross-functional teams in planning the production and delivery of OpenShift by Red Hat and middleware-related offerings to our customers. You'll work with multiple engineering teams and other contributors to coordinate needs and scheduling for our broad portfolio of technologies.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain the plan and schedule for the releases of our offerings

  • Coordinate and lead team meetings

  • Report status across cross-functional teams

  • Perform overall process management like approvals and prioritization

  • Apply, develop, and improve both existing and new processes

  • Foster an environment of collaboration, trust, and accountability for departmental or cross-functional teams

Required skills

  • 3-5 years of experience delivering technology-related services or offerings; open source experience is a plus

  • Solid self-discipline and the ability to work in a distributed work environment

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Dynamic and effective virtual (distributed) meeting facilitation skills via the phone and online

  • Familiarity with different scheduling methodologies and tools

  • Familiarity with defect tracking processes and systems

  • Solid team builder, leader, and collaborator skills

  • Results-oriented with excellent follow-through skills

  • Ability to manage processes and multiple projects simultaneously

  • Ability to consume large amounts of information through a variety of online mediums and prioritize actions effectively

  • Direct expertise in usage and understanding of Go or JEE and cloud computing-related technologies is a plus

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Job ID 61648

Category Program Management