IBM Watson Health Imaging – Technical Project Manager in San Jose, California

Job Description

Job Description

IBM Watson Health Imaging is looking for talented individuals destined to usher in the next era of healthcare. We live in a moment of remarkable change and opportunity. The convergence of data and technology is transforming healthcare and life sciences organizations today. We have an exciting opportunity for a Technical Project Manager. As a Project Manager, you will take full ownership all of project planning from conception to go-live, as well as overall project, process and release management to identify improvements and opportunities for efficiency.

You will be following and updating the project and release management strategy for the development of applications and infrastructure across a global business. You will be ensuring projects are delivered on time and to the required standards. You will collaborate across offering management, software development, regulatory and other teams. You will help create, build and deliver innovate products.

Some of your routine responsibilities will include:

  • High-level and detailed project and release planning

  • Management of project and releases, reporting progress and status against goals and requirements

  • Collaboration across disciplines and teams (Development, Research, Regulatory, etc.) to ensure projects and releases are completed on time and to the required standards

  • Coordination with other project and release managers, alignment of multiple projects and releases

  • Actively using Quality Management Systems for production of FDA approved services and applications

  • Risk management as requirements, schedules and dependencies change

  • We are looking for self-motivated and driven candidates that are passionate about working on cutting edge technologies and that thrive in a highly collaborative environment.

Preferred Location: San Jose CA, RTP NC,

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 5+ years’ experience within a software development environment, in Software Release or within a Project Management role with the desire to move into a Project and Release Manager role

  • Technical background including knowledge of system development lifecycles, commercial software development, and Agile methodology

  • Proven capability to make efficient decisions on limited available information

  • Experience with releasing a new product or service offering in a technical environment

  • Experience managing schedules or product development timelines

  • Experience with continuous integration and delivery for cloud services, SaaS, etc.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Working knowledge of IBM Offering Release processes is an advantage.

  • Experience as a part of a SaaS or Analytics product release product or service offering is preferred

  • Experience in healthcare or other regulated industries and domains is preferred

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.