Technical Project Manager – RoR – Ruby on Rails

This is a 100% remote role for a US based company.

Ruby on Rails – Technical Project Manager:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage projects with top-down oversight throughout the entire execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to standards of scope, budget, and timeline.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans that merge customer requirements with company goals and coordinate various managers and technical personnel during all project phases, from initial development through implementation.
  • Monitor project progress continuously and make detailed scheduled reports on measurable items, such as milestones and deliverables.
  • Communicate proactively with all involved personnel to provide encouragement, identify problems, create solutions, and implement efficiency improvements.
  • Write technical documentation including user stories, design, specifications, release plans, etc. and manage agile artifacts.
  • Review proposed modifications on project plans, including meeting with interested parties to approve and implement beneficial changes.
  • Assign and oversee the daily tasks of technical personnel while ensuring all subordinates are actively working toward established milestones.
  • Hold regular technical team meetings to determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding projects.
  • Work as a lead developer and assure quality deliverables by conducting code reviews, SCA, SecDevOps, code promotion, etc.
  • Determine and define clear deliverables, roles, and responsibilities for staff members required for specific projects or initiatives.
  • Recruit and train exceptional employees to fulfill posted positions within the technical department.
  • Proposing technical solutions for various kinds of technical problems.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production issues by demonstrating sense of urgency.
  • Fixing bugs, writing code for some new features or enhancements.
  • Excellent knowledge of Ruby on Rails and Javascript frameworks such as Angular, React, Ember, etc.
  • Client/Customer management via Scrum call.
  • Available on demand with passion to drive for any project work.

Requirements

Job Skills & Qualifications:

Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Extensive leadership experience and strong teaming abilities
  • Results oriented and dependable
  • Extensive experience working in Agile or Scrum methodologies
  • Excellent problem-solving skills within DevSecOps
  • Minimum 3 years of Ruby on Rails hands-on experience
  • Experience working in a high-level collaborative environment and promoting a teamwork mentality
  • Minimum 5 years management experience in the IT field, including development work and interactions with customers

Preferred:

  • Proficiency with at least one web development language/framework such as Ember JS, React JS, Angular JS, Python, etc.
  • Familiarity with Azure DevOps, Github and Atlassian products such as Jira, Confluence, Trello, etc.
  • Familiarity with AWS and Azure cloud.