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Solution Owner; Software Engineering Project Manager
Silicon Valley

Slalom Silicon Valley is currently seeking a highly talented technically agnostic hands-on Architect to drive results by delivering exceptional enterprise client solutions. This is a unique opportunity for the right individual to help build strategic relationships with the fasting growing technology companies in Silicon Valley. Our Silicon Valley market has +25% year over year growth since inception in 2014 and has continued to hire and grow at one of the fastest paces in the valley. This is a unique opportunity for the right individual that seeks exposure to multiple top-tier clients, industries, and solutions to help solve.

What We’re Looking For:

Slalom is seeking a talented, self-starting Senior Solution Owner to lead the discovery and implementation phases of complex projects for Slalom-built solutions. As a Senior Solution Owner you will lead large, multi-work stream projects with focus on exemplary quality assurance, excellent client relationships and demonstrated thought leadership. Your primary responsibilities include defining project delivery roadmaps and financials, hands-on management of complex projects with multiple work streams and strong partnership with clients.  

What You’ll Doing:

* Be the project expert in business requirements gathering and documentation

* Write user stories that effectively communicate the Product Owner’s requirements and that are easily consumed by software development teams; be able to accurately estimate and break down components of requirements work

* Work within an agile project governance framework (e.g. establish team cadence, run Scrum ceremonies, facilitate Backlog Refinement sessions, etc.)

* Support the Solution Owner in meetings; provide project status reporting to management; assist with testing scenarios and validating results

* Independently produce project artifacts according to the project schedule

* Advise clients and project peers on requirements and user story standard methodologies


Your Qualifications:

* 12+ years of consulting experience in iterative software development as a Program Lead, Engagement Lead, Practice Delivery Lead, or similar role * Experience in all phases of product development, software development, and testing lifecycles

* Management experience in established technology and product departments with mature program management processes and standards for both Agile and waterfall project methodologies

* Experience with recruiting and building out teams; experienced management with a strong history of mentoring others

* Advanced facilitation and communication skillsets

* Hands-on management of complex projects with multiple work streams and $3M+ budgets; management of roadmaps and financials

* You are comfortable creating proposals, writing RFPs and SOWs, and reviewing proposals with clients

* Expertise in agile software delivery methodologies: Scrum, Kanban, SAFe, XP, and Lean

* A real passion for building software solutions with state of the art technology

* You embrace challenging situations and enjoy solving complex problems

* Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other related technical field 




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