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Senior Program Manager

Date: Jan 5, 2021

Location: Denver, CO, US, 94108

Company: VIZIO, Inc.

About the Team:

VIZIO is looking for a proactive and forward-thinking Senior Program Manager to enhance existing operations and internal projects. In this hands-on role, you will help manage implementation efforts of our embedded client and server-side projects, as well as monitoring progress and providing guidance and direction for project teams to ensure milestones and deadlines are met. 

About You:

  • Knowledge of and existing work experience with structured software development lifecycles.
  • 5-10 years relevant project manager experience.
  • Ability to prioritize/reprioritize based on business needs; ability to manage emergency events and customer issues.
  • Effective communication skills in working with a variety of technical and business personnel.
  • Prior structured software development experience is preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail.
  • Work experience with project management tools.

What You Will Do:

  • Direct and manage full lifecycle project development activities of moderate to high complexity.
  • Define project scope and deliverables to support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders. Anticipate and proactively manage changes in project scope.
  • Define project success criteria and communicate to involved parties throughout project life cycle.
  • Develop full-scale project plans and associated documentation and communications. Plan, schedule, and document project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools.
  • Estimate resources needed to achieve project goals.
  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical paths.
  • Identify potential risks and devise contingency plans. Identify and resolve design/delivery issues and conflicts within project teams.
  • Track and report on project milestones and deliverables. Manage and communicate project expectations with team members and project stakeholders. Distribute tasks and responsibilities to appropriate personnel.
  • Provide ongoing liaison support to project stakeholders.
  • Conduct project postmortems and create recommendations documentation to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements.
  • Develop and recommend best practices/tools for project execution and management..
  • We are open to candidates in San Francisco, Denver, and Dallas markets 

About VIZIO:

We are Beautifully Simple.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and the #1 Sound Bar Brand in America. VIZIO's mission is to deliver high performance, smarter products with the latest innovations at a significant savings that we can pass along to our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continues to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart.

VIZIO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We will not pay fees to any third-party agency, outside recruiter or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

 

 

 


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

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