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Sr. Jira Engineer
Date Posted:  10/22/2021
Job ID:  Job #4440
Employment Type: Contract
Location: Englewood CliffsNew Jersey
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Top Media company is hiring a Sr. Jira Engineer for the Enterprise Engineering PMO.  This individual will be responsible for migrating active and proposed projects from 3rd party applications (Clarizen, Service Now, etc.) to the Atlassian suite of tools that will be used globally by the media company and have experience with migration and integration of the entire Atlassian suite of products, with emphasis on Jira Align, Cloud and Tempo.


STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in LA, Atlanta, New York, Raleigh, and more.


  • Implement Jira Align for a project portfolio tool
  • Lead the migration efforts from Clarizen to Jira cloud and create connections to Jira Align
  • Spearhead the configuration efforts and implementation for Jira Tempo Timesheets, Planner, Cost Tracker, and Accounts
  • Create workflow and best practices documentation
  • Install, manage, and administer Jira add-ons, plugins, and extensions


  • Experience with Jira (Align, Cloud, Server) and Tempo (Timesheets, Planner, Cost Tracker, and Accounts), and other Atlassian tools
  • 5 + years of Jira experience within a large enterprise environment
  • Proficient in understanding and adapting configuration files for Jira integrations, as necessary
  • Expert-level Jira tool knowledge, and proficiency in Atlassian tool suite
  • Excellent problem solving and process implementation skills
  • Strong cross-group collaboration skills
  • Motivated, independent, and self-sufficient; ability to receive an assigned task and complete it with minimal supervision



  • Ability to communicate effectively both written and verbally to stakeholders and management
    Ability to build effective cross-functional relationships in support of delivering enterprise-wide solutions
  • Ability to execute within a fast-paced agile environment