Position: Technical Delivery Manager
Location: Austin TX US
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Kapsch TrafficCom has an immediate opening for a Technical Delivery Manager for our office located in Austin, TX.
As part of the Tolling team, the Technical Delivery Manager will be taking on the challenge of leading a talented group of engineers through the technical delivery process. The manager will work closely with Project Managers to ensure correct, timely, on-budget delivery of implementations. The manager will be responsible for mentoring engineers, motivating them, and growing them in their careers while delivering the best, most reliable, and most accurate tolling systems.
The Technical Delivery Manager will:
Deliver projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology, learning & iterating frequently
Work with the Product Manager to define the roadmap for any given product and translate this into user stories
Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process – prioritizing the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team
Matrix-managing a multidisciplinary team
Ensure all products are built to an appropriate level of quality for the stage (alpha/beta/production)
Actively participating in the Delivery Manager community, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge while bringing in best practices
Translate requirements into functional specs
Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field. An advanced computer or business degree is preferred. Experience should include 4+ years of software engineering, and at least 2 years software engineering team management.
Candidates must have an understanding of enterprise software design principles – architecture, design patterns, OOP, and a history of delivering complex, enterprise-grade systems correctly, on time, and on budget.
Experience should include:
Working in an Agile environment
Understanding business rules
Leading software product development projects
Proven experience in search technologies, algorithms, best practices
Travel in this role is estimated to be 25% to 30% domestically.
The Kapsch portfolio of Advanced Traffic Management (ATM) services includes over 40 systems that integrate ATMS, SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition), and automation for collecting real-time traffic and facilities-related data from highways, managed lanes, bridges, and tunnels. This information is delivered to a traffic management center where it is processed for actionable use by road operators, government authorities, and road users.
Our tolling solutions span all-electronic toll collection in free-flow traffic, automated payment at conventional toll plazas, and city tolling. Our solutions comprise radio communication via micro waves, vehicle tracking via GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite Systems), ALPR (Automatic License Plate Recognition) video tolling, and vehicle classification via video and laser sensors LVDC (Laser Vehicle Detection and Classification). Our systems can manage operations for areas ranging from individual roads to entire regions, and can be modified for distance-based or time-based charging.
Our combined intelligent mobility solutions are used to aid traffic management personnel in making critical decisions during emergency response situations, as well as for providing real-time traffic information to road users from the highway to the city.
Kapsch TrafficCom is a leading global provider of intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and offers solutions across our customers’ entire value chain – from single products and components, to fully integrated turnkey systems and solutions in the applications of electronic toll collection, commercial vehicle operations, and highway traffic management. The Company is headquartered in Vienna, Austria with North American headquarters in McLean, Virginia and offices throughout the United States (Virginia, Georgia, New York, New Jersey, Texas, California), Canada (Mississauga) and Mexico (Mexico City).
Kapsch TrafficCom is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.
Kapsch TrafficCom is a drug-free workplace.