1+ months

Technical Project Management Specialist

New York, NY 10007
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Job Description

PepsiCo operates in an environment undergoing immense and rapid change, primarily driven by advancements in retail and digital technology. To ensure continued success in the food and beverage space, PepsiCo has assembled a dedicated team of data scientists, technology specialists, and business innovators tasked with optimizing operations and developing innovations that will give PepsiCo a sustainable competitive advantage.


  • Create/maintain detailed project plans with dependencies for epics/user-stories/tasks consistently
  • Gather requirements, create (estimate) user stories, build technical/functional specifications
  • Coordinate/prioritize the requirements between key stakeholders across multiple departments
  • Manage projects for Data Science, Analytics, BI teams in addition to Engineering teams
  • Comfortable navigating and dealing with ambiguity
  • Balance multiple team sprints with other competing stakeholder sprints (juggler)
  • Manage expectations; Effectively reports and communicate project status and estimates
  • Determine the priority and story estimation/velocity for new/existing epics, projects, and tasks
  • Comfortable breaking down complex Projects or Tasks into specific user stories/requirements
  • Assign/oversee the daily tasks of technical personnel and accomplishing established milestones
  • Hold meetings (daily standups, scrums, sprint planning, etc.) and determine progress
  • Determine clear deliverables, roles and responsibilities for team members required for projects
  • Ability to predict challenges and seek to proactively eliminate obstacles and risks
  • Establish (and measure) project acceptance and success criteria; perform project post-mortem


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Project Management/Computer Science/Engineering
  • Experience working in Data Science, Analytics, Business Intelligence, Technology projects
  • Professional Project Management Certification like PMP from accredited intuition preferred
  • Experience working in Jira, MS Project, Asana
  • Strong experience in Agile (SAFe) project methodology and familiarity with the others
  • Demonstrated ability to influence without authority
  • Expertise in effectively and concisely communicating with the business and technical teams
  • Excellent time management, organizational skills and strong sense of personal accountability
  • Promote teamwork mentality working in a high-level collaborative environment
  • Managerial experience applying analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • 4+ years of work experience with 2+ years of technical project management experience working with software developers (SDLC / ADLC)
  • 2+ years managing Agile projects

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

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Posted: 2019-07-30 Expires: 2019-09-22

Performance with Purpose

Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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Technical Project Management Specialist

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