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Kanata, Canada 18 Days Ago
Job Category: Computer/IT
Job Type: Full-Time
Posted: 2020-09-11
Job Status
Start Publishing: 2020-09-11
Stop Publishing: 2020-11-10
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As a Senior Program Manager you will have the opportunity to work with Wind River’s Engineering and Product Management Teams on a broad range of products, projects and initiatives that will directly impact our company’s velocity, agility and market penetration.  This role plays a pivotal role in building consensus, structuring the content and schedule, executing on releases, and implementing positive change. 

Who You Will Work With:

  • The successful candidate will work with nearly all groups within Wind River as products and initiatives are shepherded from inception to delivery. This includes supporting existing in-flight programs and driving new initiatives.
  • This position will report to the Senior Director of Engineering Operations


Including but not limited to:

  • Plan, coordinate and lead release planning activities with multi-disciplinary, geographically distributed teams. Driving schedule and content commitments between Engineering and Product Management.
  • Ensure that all stakeholders are well informed of objective, scope and timelines of the planned deliverables
  • Identify and resolve impediments, risk, dependencies, and scope changes
  • Maintain engagement with business teams, product owners, and technical leads to ensure strategy and execution alignment
  • Create an environment allowing mutual influence, collaboration, and self-organization

Core Competencies & Demonstrated Success

  • You have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • You have demonstrated success working within a matrix organizational structure


  • 5+ years of program management experience, in a SAAS or embedded environment
  • Strong understanding of phase/gate and agile development methodologies and tools
  • Must be a self-starter, collaborative and strong team player


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