Program Manager

2 months ago(12/1/2017 4:44 AM)
Job ID
Program Management

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Products and Technologies (PnT) team is looking for a Program Manager to join our Program Management team in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will be an integral part of a cross-functional team responsible for coordinating release reporting across the Red Hat’s solutions portfolio, especially as it relates to technical sales enablement for all geographies. You’ll work to support technical sales leaders in North America (NA), Asia Pacific (APAC), Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), and Latin America (LATAM) regions regarding all aspects of release readiness for emerging lines of offerings. To facilitate the global communications process, you will be responsible for the preparation, implementation, follow-up, and continuous improvement of regular readiness synchronization meetings between product development and technical sales teams. As a Program Manager, you’ll need to be familiar with program management standards, apply your skills and experience to facilitate collaboration with your teams, and be motivated and accountable for your own commitments and deliverables. You’ll also need to have outstanding communication skills and excellent attention to detail.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Coordinate release readiness reporting across multiple teams in multiple geographies
  • Understand and proactively inform teams of schedules for active and upcoming releases of offerings
  • Develop and nurture key relationships with technical sales leaders in NA, EMEA, APAC, and LATAM
  • Prepare and moderate high-quality content for readiness synchronization meetings with the field teams
  • Proactively marshall potential issues to appropriate functional teams
  • Support and maintain multi-product rollups for executive review

Required skills

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in a related field; MBA is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience delivering technology-related services or offerings
  • Technical knowledge of and experience with program management process and tools
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with teams crossing multiple regions and time zones
  • Dynamic and effective virtual meeting facilitation skills through phone and internet
  • Clear, concise, and effective written and verbal communication skills

The following are considered a plus:


  • International experience
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) certification
  • Open source experience

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