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Technical Project Manager

Equinix
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
  • Job Code
    JR-113707
Technical Project Manager

Equinix is one of the fastest growing data center companies, growing connectivity between clients worldwide. Thats why we're always looking for creative and forward thinking people who can help us achieve our goal of global interconnection. With 200 data centers in over 24 countries spanning across 5 continents, we are home to the Cloud, supporting over 1000 Cloud and IT services companies that are directly engaged in technological innovation and development. We are passionate about further evolving the specific areas of software development, software and network architecture, network operations and complex cloud and application solutions.

At Equinix, we make the internet work faster, better, and more reliably. We hire talented people who thrive on solving hard problems and give them opportunities to hone new skills, try new approaches, and grow in new directions. Our culture is at the heart of our success and its our authentic, humble, hard-working people who build The Magic of Equinix. We share a real passion for winning and put the customer at the center of everything we do.

The Product Software team at Equinix builds next-generation software products and architecture for our Equinix software platform and services offerings. Weare looking for a Technical Project Manager to drive cross-functional deliverables within the Platform Engineering organization. Your primary responsibility will be to ensure the timely delivery of platform services that enable best-in-class products.

Responsibilities

  • Solves for the customer -understands the WHY and drives the conversation to focus on customer requirements
  • Ensures the delivery of committed features within the committed timeline and budget
  • Understands the technical architecture and data flows to identify dependencies and plans timelines accordingly
  • Defines repeatable, lightweight processes for rapid delivery of on-prem and cloud-based platform services
  • Creates effective communication channels across the Engineering, Product and IT organizations
  • Proactively identifies and mitigates project risks and escalates to leadership if required
  • Works closely with Product Management to ensure thatengineeringteamsarealignedonpriorities
  • Communicates status and highlights risks to the team and leadership
  • Is the driver for collaborative problem solving across the Product Engineering organization
  • Acts like an owner on behalf of the Equinix customer throughout the project lifecycle

Qualifications

  • BS in computer science or equivalent with 7+ years of experience in a software/cloud related function
  • 5 years of early career experience in a developer/test/solution architecture rolepreferred
  • Experience working on SaaS/PaaS products with distributed, horizontally scaling architectures
  • Exposure to on-prem and cloud-based deployments
  • Experience working in the agile process
  • Experience with capacity planning and cost models for SaaS/PaaS applications
  • Excellent project management skills and the use of common project management tools
  • Ability to clearly document and communicate with engineering and business stakeholders
  • Experience managing large, cross-functional engineering projects

Equinix is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.







Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-12
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