Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is looking for a Software Project Manager to collaborate with architects, developers, product teams, and manufacturing to manage the software development plan and release. X-ES will provide the opportunity to work in a high-tech environment where creativity is encouraged and rewarded.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create, maintain, and track project plans, schedules, cost estimates, action items, and risk registers throughout the life of the project
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives involving relevant stakeholders
  • Assist technical leads in customer communications, status reporting, commitment reviews, and maintenance of product configurations
  • Maintain the status of internal and external deliverables
  • Assign tasks to team members based on availability, strengths, skill sets, and experience
  • Coordinate and assemble documentation for design reviews, both internal and external
  • Manage day-to-day activities of the software team to ensure each project remains on schedule and on budget
  • Provide leadership, guidance, and motivation to development team members

Desired Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering is required
  • Five years’ experience as a software project manager in a hardware-centric environment
  • Proficiency with industry-standard software programs is essential, including Jama, GitLab, MS Project, or similar
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, knowledge and usage of Agile in a software environment
  • Software development in an Agile-based model utilizing best practices, including peer reviews, coding standards, and requirement generation
  • Highly self-motivated in order to drive projects forward, strong organizational skills, and ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Can use critical and analytical thinking to effectively solve problems
  • Can act as a mentor/coach and provide opportunities for team members to develop personally and professionally
  • Experience with tools used in a Continuous Integration and Delivery environment (e.g., Git, Test Automation, Jama, Python)
  • Knowledge of embedded security concepts and principles

Compensation and Benefits

Extreme Engineering Solutions offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits, including group health and dental insurance, paid time off, 401(k) contribution, and participation in the employee stock ownership plan.

About X-ES

Extreme Engineering Solutions is located in the Madison, WI area. The company designs and manufactures rugged embedded computing solutions for a variety of applications. For more information, visit www.xes-inc.com.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disabilitym or any other category protected by law.

All X-ES job postings and application procedures are posted in compliance with Section 39.08 of the Madison General Ordinances.

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