Topcon

Release Program Manager

Requisition ID
2017-2259
Experience Level
Specialist
Industry
Agriculture & Construction
Employment Status
Regular Full-Time
US-CA-Livermore
Category
Marketing

Overview

From construction to agriculture we are transforming the way companies are doing business.  We are headquartered in Livermore, California USA with our European head offices in Capelle a/d iJssel, the Netherlands (topconpositioning.eu) Topcon Positioning Group designs, manufactures and distributes precise positioning products and solutions for the global surveying, construction, agriculture, civil engineering, BIM, mapping and GIS, asset management and mobile control markets.  Its brands include Topcon Sokkia, Tierra, Digi-Star, RDS Technology and NORAC.

 

See how we are changing things: https://www.youtube.com/user/TopconToday

Responsibilities

The Release Program Manager manages the execution and testing of use case-derived features across all marketing sites and apps. This position will own release approval and procedure, and manage both internal and external teams for both whole projects and single features, as appropriate. The Release Program Manager will also act as the user advocate, driving user experience improvements throughout the development and implementation timeline. This is a new position, and offers substantial opportunity to define and grow the position over time.

 

Core Job Responsibilities:

Track the UX design process, communicating final user stories to stakeholders and dev teams

Manage feature request process and priorities

Drive sprints for development, implementation, testing and release of features

Coordinate stakeholder signoff for user stories

Communicate user-oriented features though live demonstrations and prepared materials

Gather user feedback and incorporate into the revision process

Drive validation and user acceptance testing processes

Own product and feature release process

 

 

Qualifications

BA, or equivalent level of education (may be flexible, depending upon skill set and communication ability)

Minimum of 3 years of project or program management in software or web projects

Demonstrated experience or understanding of web design and development

Substantial experience in User Experience-oriented work, facility with writing use cases

Fluency with typical office, presentation and project tracking tools

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to run meetings and make presentations

Proven work ethic and ability to work both independently and collaboratively

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