Digital Project Manager

Softmart   •  

Boca Raton, FL

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

11 - 15 years

Posted 68 days ago

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Description

Connection Enterprise Solutions is a profitable $1B+ company focusing on providing technology solutions for the Fortune 2000, located in Boca Raton, Florida. Connection Enterprise Solutions is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Connection (CNXN), a $2.5 Billion+ publicly traded company located in Merrimack, NH.

 

Connection Enterprise Solutions offers a wide range of technology services with over 500 technical certifications and a qualified team of expert engineers, software licensing specialists and project managers to offer best-in-class solutions to our customers. We deliver end-to-end solutions across the entire IT lifecycle--from assessment, design, procurement, and installation to management and asset disposition. Focused on solving the complex business challenges of enterprise customers, Connection Enterprise Solutions is a one-stop source for a full range of IT products and services, including data center, networking, mobility, and software solutions. Offering over million products from 1,600 technology vendors, Connection Enterprise Solutions' proprietary cloud based e-procurement system, TRAXX, creates a streamlined, efficient approach to IT procurement that reduces the cost and complexity of buying hardware, software and services. By leveraging our strategic relationships with leading IT manufacturers and software publishers, Connection Enterprise Solutions is able to provide the best pricing and preferred product availability.

 

Job Summary

 

Working under minimal supervision of the Manager, Digital Strategy referring only exceptional problems and issues for management review or approval, the Digital Project Manager provides end-to-end strategic project management for the Connection MarkITplace eCommerce website. Handles day to day management and smooth operation of various digital projects, including design, copywriting, site launches, customization of digital tools, web applications and digital advertising campaigns.

 

Essential Job Functions

 

Strategic Project Management

Provides end-to-end strategic project management for the Connection MarkITplace E-commerce website

  • In-depth knowledge of the MarkITplace e-commerce platform to identify risks and opportunities in projects to maximize the user experience driving revenue and ongoing user adoption.
  • Provides leadership, direction and collaborates with internal teams to design, develop and implement digital requirements and milestones for projects.
  • Ability to estimate level of effort of projects based on past digitalexperience
  • Manages resources, tasks and complete project lifecycle. Areas include but not limited to:
    • User experience discussions
    • Wireframes
    • Front end design and HTML, CSS, Java Script
    • Back end development
    • Data layer and API builds
    • Business process transformation
    • Monitoring and adhering to budget
    • Email campaigns
  • Translates technical specifications in IT tickets into clear communications to the business and their progress

 

 

Release Management

  • Manages releases with corporate, IT and offshore teams
  • Ensures related communications are created and distributed as needed prior to the release of release of new functionality both internally to the company and externally to clients

 

Metrics

Monitors and reports on time and budget metrics; provides analysis on the outcomes

 

 

Process Improvement

Identifies, researches, drafts and implements needed improvements in processes or metrics.

 

 

 

Attendance is considered essential. Employees are required to be present to perform the functions of this position. This is a 100% in office position.

 

 

Other Behavioral Competencies

  • Organized state of mind with ability to document activities, anticipate problems, planschedules and monitor performance according to priorities and deadlines
  • Analytical with ability to draw conclusions from data, systematic and rational and communicate to the team the findings
  • Articulate with ability to express oneself clearly and professionally in written and oral communication including presentations to small and large groups
  • Detail oriented with item by item focus, meticulous attention to detail with ability to proofread for accuracy
  • Quick study with ability to master a situation or learn new things with minimum direction or training
  • Good listening skills with ability to receive information completely and understand what is being said
  • Adaptable and flexible with ability to handle multiple tasks and shift between competing tasks to meet deadlines; willingness to change or adapt to change
  • Excellent written communication skills with ability to compose professional business communications via email, letter, and proposals
  • Solve a wide range of highly complex, multi-disciplinary problems which must consider long-term company-wide planning.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

 

 

 

Technology

  • Strong understanding of e-commerce and website platforms, functionality and customizing to meet clients' needs
  • Familiar with content management systems that support website and e-commerce platforms
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS type technology and how it impacts the user experience of websites and the user interface
  • Familiar with digital design tools such as Adobe Photoshop and the types of files that are produced
  • Proficient in effectively using project management tools such as Smartsheet, Monday or Wrike etc
  • Experience with ticketing systems such as JIRA

 

 

Business

  • Ability to identify the need to organize and drive cross-departmental meetings and discussions to align the business to support Connection's E-Commerce transformation and ongoing evolution.
  • Excellent time management skills, strategic focus with ability to understand and support Connection Enterprise's Digital Strategy
  • Attention to detail in composing, keying, and proofing professional business materials as well as reviewing other team members work
  • Advanced knowledge of e-commerce platforms and working experience with IT release management, website development, QA, UAT and release to production
  • Project management skills with ability to lead projects related to e-commerce platforms

 

 

Additional preferred competencies or preferred qualifications, if any:

  • PMP certification is a plus

 

 

Travel Requirements

Travel may require individuals to sit for prolonged periods of time in confined spaces and may expose one to other indoor/outdoor conditions such as odors, weather, extreme temperatures, and loud noise.

 

How often: As needed of time travel is required: up to 5%

Territory: Local

 

Education and Experience

Degree requirements:

Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent work experience.

Major if applicable:

 

Certifications, Licenses or Registrations required, if any:

IT Certifications related to development and/or release management

Minimum years of career experience to qualify for role:

10

   

Includes a minimum of 8 year(s) of work experience in progressively responsible roles in digital project management.

Total years of career experience to be fully proficient:

13

 

 

Connection, Inc. and its subsidiaries consider all qualified applicants for employment, without regard to race, sex (including pregnancy), color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, and all other characteristics protected by applicable state and federal law. Connection will consider accommodations for any known physical, mental, or other impairments of otherwise qualified applicants to enable them to participate in our applicant screening process and to effectively perform the essential functions of their jobs, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the Company.

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Essential Job Functions

 

Strategic Project Management

Provides end-to-end strategic project management for the Connection MarkITplace E-commerce website

  • In-depth knowledge of the MarkITplace e-commerce platform to identify risks and opportunities in projects to maximize the user experience driving revenue and ongoing user adoption.
  • Provides leadership, direction and collaborates with internal teams to design, develop and implement digital requirements and milestones for projects.
  • Ability to estimate level of effort of projects based on past digitalexperience
  • Manages resources, tasks and complete project lifecycle. Areas include but not limited to:
    • User experience discussions
    • Wireframes
    • Front end design and HTML, CSS, Java Script
    • Back end development
    • Data layer and API builds
    • Business process transformation
    • Monitoring and adhering to budget
    • Email campaigns
  • Translates technical specifications in IT tickets into clear communications to the business and their progress

 

 

Release Management

  • Manages releases with corporate, IT and offshore teams
  • Ensures related communications are created and distributed as needed prior to the release of release of new functionality both internally to the company and externally to clients

 

Metrics

Monitors and reports on time and budget metrics; provides analysis on the outcomes

 

 

Process Improvement

Identifies, researches, drafts and implements needed improvements in processes or metrics.

 

 

 

Attendance is considered essential. Employees are required to be present to perform the functions of this position. This is a 100% in office position.

 

 

Other Behavioral Competencies

  • Organized state of mind with ability to document activities, anticipate problems, planschedules and monitor performance according to priorities and deadlines
  • Analytical with ability to draw conclusions from data, systematic and rational and communicate to the team the findings
  • Articulate with ability to express oneself clearly and professionally in written and oral communication including presentations to small and large groups
  • Detail oriented with item by item focus, meticulous attention to detail with ability to proofread for accuracy
  • Quick study with ability to master a situation or learn new things with minimum direction or training
  • Good listening skills with ability to receive information completely and understand what is being said
  • Adaptable and flexible with ability to handle multiple tasks and shift between competing tasks to meet deadlines; willingness to change or adapt to change
  • Excellent written communication skills with ability to compose professional business communications via email, letter, and proposals
  • Solve a wide range of highly complex, multi-disciplinary problems which must consider long-term company-wide planning.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

 

 

 

Technology

  • Strong understanding of e-commerce and website platforms, functionality and customizing to meet clients' needs
  • Familiar with content management systems that support website and e-commerce platforms
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS type technology and how it impacts the user experience of websites and the user interface
  • Familiar with digital design tools such as Adobe Photoshop and the types of files that are produced
  • Proficient in effectively using project management tools such as Smartsheet, Monday or Wrike etc
  • Experience with ticketing systems such as JIRA

 

 

Business

  • Ability to identify the need to organize and drive cross-departmental meetings and discussions to align the business to support Connection's E-Commerce transformation and ongoing evolution.
  • Excellent time management skills, strategic focus with ability to understand and support Connection Enterprise's Digital Strategy
  • Attention to detail in composing, keying, and proofing professional business materials as well as reviewing other team members work
  • Advanced knowledge of e-commerce platforms and working experience with IT release management, website development, QA, UAT and release to production
  • Project management skills with ability to lead projects related to e-commerce platforms

 

 

Additional preferred competencies or preferred qualifications, if any:

  • PMP certification is a plus

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