Job Title :project manager sr - IT
No of Openings :1
Position Type :Contract
Master Job Title :Proj. Mgr: Applications
Type of project :Project Management Office
Branch Code :Seattle
Projected Start Date :09-30-2019
Projected End Date :04-01-2020
Vendor Pay Rate :56/hr on W2
Client Company :Starbucks Coffee Company
Zip Code :98134
Report To :
Required Skills :
Planning, budgeting. previous experience with software deployment
Basic Qualifications :
Additional Skills :
Job Description :
The Starbucks Production Controller Technology team is responsible for defining and driving the technical solution strategy for the Retail in store production system which enables capabilities including and not limiting to UberEats, operational efficiency order sequencing and many other marketing and operational efficiencies. The Starbucks Production Controller is part of the Mobile Order/Digital Flywheel ecosystem. It connects the digital platform to the physical store and controls the order fulfillment queue. It is used by Baristas to assist in preparing and delivering order to Starbucks customers.
Business Group and Key Projects:
This candidate will be focusing on bringing to life the production sequencing capability in the Starbucks digital ecosystem. He / She will be responsible for planning, tracking, governing and working across multiple teams to deliver to the business needs.
They will report directly to the manager of the Program Management team for Starbucks Technology and ultimately roll up to the POS & Core Technology Services organization for Starbucks.
Typical Day in the Role:
Planning the schedule out for the team
Working with cross-functional team
Working with customer team for schedule
Communication to the leadership team after deployments
Working with the hardware project managers to understanding schedules and working with the operations team to know the release schedule getting that mapped out
Working with retail operations to make recommendations for schedules
Then tied up to UberEats
Very detailed oriented
Possibility of extension or conversion for the right candidate
Half collaborative team and half heads down working in Excel pivot sheets
Why Starbucks and this Role?
Being part of a leading-edge retail technology platform. There are new exciting things such as Uber Eats. Most highly visible and critical projects. And will be joining an awesome team, it's currently growing a lot
The ideal candidate needs to be organized, detailed oriented, driver of issues and will own the software deployment schedule into the stores. They will also review, facilitate processes and software changes required to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of moderately complex to complex business processes.
- Strong communicator of status, issues and risks
- Data and fact driven
- Able to drive issues / tasks to resolution and conclusion
- Able to deal with ambiguity and can recommend process / structural improvement to processes, if needed.
- Able to execute within the agile / scrum, large scale scrum model
- Good collaborator across teams
- Well organized
- The right candidate will possess a strong technical project program management background, with demonstrated experience in managing products that have created business value and delivered impact within the B2B and B2C commerce industry or similar industries. This role will also partner with the cross-functional product leadership team to help define the roadmap priorities and ensure that it remains aligned with the broader strategic priorities.
Selling points for candidate :
Project Verification Info :
Candidate must be your W2 Employee :Yes
Exclusive to Apex :No
Face to face interview required :Yes
Candidate must be local :Yes
Candidate must be authorized to work without sponsorship :No
Interview times set :No
Background Check :Yes
Drug Screen :No