job summary: Randstad Technologies is currently seeking a talented and accomplished Program/Project Manager for a long-term contract opportunity with a leading Financial Technology company! We're looking for at least 5 years' experience as a hands-on technical PM in Agile/Scrum envioronments and preferable experience with FinTech projects, payment processing platform integrations or similiar application integrations initiatives. This is a highly Agile team and you'll be driving high-visibility projects to a successful delivery! What we really want: Bachelors degree in computer science or related field, desiredMBA, PMP or CSM certification a plus5 years of project management/program management responsibility for complex Technology software development, database, and operational projects or related experienceAdvanced knowledge in project management with experience managing multiple complex projects, schedules, budgets, scope and performance analytics in a fast paced and dynamic environment (both Waterfall and Agile/Scrum)Excellent written and verbal communication skillsComfortable in an individual contributor roleFlexibility to support off-hour maintenance location: REMOTE, California job type: Contract salary: $52.24 - 65.63 per hour work hours: 8am to 4pm education: Bachelors responsibilities: Responsibilities Solicit, analyze, and define functional and non-functional / technical requirements and priorities with the business owners and other cross functional stakeholders using various tools.Provide project management leadership, guidance, and day-to-day execution support for Program Managers leading technology projects, ensuring technology initiatives are executed on-time, on-scope, and with expected quality.Serve as the point of contact for the technology programs, working with all engineering teams (Dev, QA, RE/DevOps and infrastructure Technology, etc), and represents the organization to external partners and vendors.Capture and manage project risks/issues and the execution of risk mitigation/contingency plans and/ or any necessary escalations.Participate in user acceptance testing of system enhancements and projectsManage resources, team, and other project conflicts to resolutionMaintain and report periodic status by proactively monitoring the activities of the team members/leads and the health of data (burndown, bugs, etc.) for area of project/program responsibilityManage compliance with all IT governance standards through approved tools, templates, policies, procedures and process leaningsCan mentor Program Managers and contribute to development of best practicesPerform other duties as neededThis team supports the technology arm of the company and will require off-hour support as-needed. qualifications: Experience level: ExperiencedMinimum 5 years of experienceEducation: Bachelors skills: Agile Methodology (4 years of experience is required)Technical Project Manager (5 years of experience is required)Financial Services (1 year of experience is preferred)SDLC / App Dev Projects (5 years of experience is required)Agile Ceremonies (2 years of experience is required) Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance. For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.