Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Project Management
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Minden, Nevada, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Role Summary:

A Technical Project Manager is responsible for wing-to-wing execution of technical projects to deliver high quality outcomes to internal and external customers. They create budgets and schedules for each program they own. The Project Manager owns the execution of the program and works with the technical team to ensure on-time delivery, within scope and budget, and of desired quality. They collaborate at a strategic level with the Product Owner to define the feature backlog and requirements that align to the future vision of the product. The Project Manager works to ensure that development processes are followed and improved as needed. The Project Manager is the voice of the project and is responsible for giving updates to key stakeholders.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Technical Project Manager, you will:
  • Drive on-time, on-budget and on-quality execution of program(s)
  • Interact with Product Managers to help create future roadmap and assure current execution aligns with future vision
  • Identify, manage, and communicate risk items
  • Create, maintain, and track budget for program(s) and work with operations group to help create overall operations plan
  • Monitor progress and update key stakeholders with status of program(s)
  • Work with Functional Managers to help staff the programs for success
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure all aspects of program are aligned for target milestones and release dates
  • Collaborate with operations group to improve development processes and ensure development teams are aligning to existing development process
  • Engage frequently with development teams and scrum masters, facilitate discussions, and identify key impediments or risk areas for teams
  • Influence decision making and problem solving across cross-functional and development teams

  • Bachelor's Degree in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 4 years of Project Management experience

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Travel up to 10% of the time, as required
  • Work out of an office in Minden, NV

Desired Characteristics:
  • Interest in developing industry-leading software products for monitoring machinery health
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Agile software development
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a leadership role on an agile scrum team such as Project Manager, Scrum Master, Team lead, Technical Lead, or Technical Product Manager
  • Excellent communicator, works well in a team environment, appreciates challenges
  • Flexible, continuous learner, willing to share knowledge and experience
  • Strong presentation skills, both oral and written
  • Exceptional organizational skills, able to manage multiple work streams effectively and provide timely updates
  • Comfortable and effective working in new areas that require experimentation and rapid problem solving
  • Experience working with global teams
  • Experience in customer engagement to facilitate requirements

Technical Expertise:
  • Experience in using TFS Suite, Jama, Rally tools
  • Ability to break down problems
  • Knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle, agile practices like Kanban, Scrum and SAFe

Business Acumen:
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong business analysis and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems

  • Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas
  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
  • Ability to work manage across cross-functional teams

Personal Attributes:
  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks
  • Proven analytical and problem resolution skills

  • Minden, NV

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more