Project Manager

Kyiv, Ukraine

(71934122)

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DESCRIPTION


Our customer is a primary ticket outlet and distribution company based in Seattle, with operations in many countries around the world. Company has a clear technology strategy to drive the timely delivery of value to its fans and clients through leveraging public cloud (AWS), deployment pipelines/CI/CD and developing using the latest technologies.

Responsibilities

  • Direct the project planning process, track the project progress against project plan, hold regular status meetings, report project status;
  • Assign the necessary and appropriate resources to the project;
  • Schedule, allocate to the project team members, organize, coordinate and control the project activities; take responsibility for the quality and timeliness of the deliverables of their respective team;
  • Coach, mentor and support less experienced PMs and help them resolve complex problems; ensure all members of the project team understand the methods and procedures used, able to enforce trainings and coaching;
  • Maintain project documentation;
  • Perform risk management to discover and address potential problems before they occur;
  • Perform scope control and change management;
  • Maintain up-to-date resource plan in all phases of a project;
  • Define project quality objectives, control project effort;
  • Identify problems arising in the project life cycle, develop solutions and perform specific management actions;
  • Organize and maintain effective communication both internal within project team and external with project stakeholders and Customer.

Requirements

  • Experience in project management;
  • Strong technology background in one of the following: Back-end Java development, Front-end/Back-end JavaScript development;
  • Knowledge of Agile software development methodologies;
  • Ability to build processes in the new project team from the ground zero;
  • Strong experience in people management;
  • Strong leadership skills;
  • Being a quick learner;
  • Ability to travel frequently;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • At least Upper-intermediate English level, both written and spoken.

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of cloud technologies;
  • Experience in sales/presales/business development.

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills;
  • Individual career path;
  • Social package - medical insurance, sports;
  • Sick leave and regular vacation;
  • Partial coverage of costs for certification and IT conferences;
  • English classes with certified English teachers;
  • Flexible work schedule.