Cisco Security Business Group: Project Manager, Products in Waltham, Massachusetts
Security Business Group: Project Manager, Products
Location: Waltham, Massachusetts, US
Additional Location(s) San Francisco, CA
Area of Interest Project or Program Management
Job Type Professional
Technology Interest *None
Job Id 1229358
What You'll Do:
The Cloud Security Product organization is hiring a Project Manager reporting to the Sr Manager, Business Operations, that will lead Special Project development and implementation cross-functionally within Product, Marketing, UX, Legal, and other departments as needed.
In this role you will:
Build and manage project teams and work back schedules, ensuring quality control throughout special projects
Scope and manage deliverables, timelines, budgets, resources
Manage Tier-1 Product Launches from Limited Availability to Release
Manage day-to-day relationships and collaboration with key cross-functional stakeholders across Product, Marketing, UX, Legal, Business Operations, etc.
Identify and resolve risks and dependencies, including identifying contingency plans
Effectively communicates status, changes, and dependencies to applicable stakeholders throughout the project
Lead cross functional meetings
Manage backlog, insertions, and status updates
Make recommendations for improvements in project management and execution process
Contribute to team project status updates and meetings
Ensure all project documents are archived and posted
Ensure that coordination between departments is flawless
Who You'll Work With:
You will collaborate and partner with the product leadership team and peers in other departments and organizations including marketing, UX, legal, pricing, business operations, etc. You will also collaborate and engage with other service and support groups across Cisco.
Who You Are:
You are experienced in GTM product launches and the software product development lifecycle. You have experience working within cross-functional, collaborative environments and rapidly adapt and respond to changes in those environments. You are an excellent communicator, problem solver and analytical thinker, and have ability to elicit cooperation from executives and across multiple departments. Last but not least, you enjoy figuring out how to find and put the puzzle pieces of the project together!
Experience building project plans and work back plans
Experience with Microsoft Project, Smart Sheets, Gantt Charts, JIRA, Basecamp, Microsoft Excel, PPT, Google Docs
4+ years’ experience in Project Management
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