Implementation Project Manager in San Diego, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Black Mountain Systems   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Enterprise Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 49 days ago


We are Black Mountain, a rapidly growing software company with more than 250 employees in San Diego, New York, London, Houston and Chicago. Our customers are leading Wall Street and alternative investment firms who have diverse needs that are not met by off-the-shelf solutions. We create innovative, practical, and comprehensive solutions to help our customers manage their business. We are looking for smart, creative people who can tailor our software to meet any challenge that our clients can dream up.


  • Intelligent individuals looking to apply themselves creatively
  • People who are comfortable speaking up, sharing ideas and driving change
  • Energetic and passionate teammates looking for more than just a job to pay the bills
  • Hard-working individuals who habitually do more than asked


  • 5+ Years of project management experience with external facing clients for projects of a material size and duration
  • Working knowledge of agile and waterfall methodologies
  • PMP, CSM, PRINCE2 or related certification
  • Experience and familiarity with buy-side investments
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Understanding of relational databases and the software development lifecycle
  • Great teamwork skills
  • Well-rounded personality
  • Enthusiasm for technology and finance
  • University degree
  • Independent business analysis
  • Exceptional communication skills (written and verbal) and be adept at listening and soliciting feedback
  • Detail-oriented & strong work ethic
  • Someone who thrives in a fast-moving environment and can successfully manage multiple competing priorities


  • Manage one to many implementations projects by coordinating the appropriate resources and providing guidance on timeline planning, documentation, risk mitigation, and project health reporting
  • Proactively communicate with clients daily about that status of commitments and deliverables, ensuring that appropriate expectations are being set and risks are being escalated in a timely manner
  • Evaluate clients' existing business processes to create specifications for the configuration of our system. We deliver a customized implementation of our system that streamlines and automates business processes for trade order management and credit analysis
  • Occasionally configure system settings and options, and execute unit/integration/acceptance testing
  • Assist with testing product-level functionality and new releases. Identify and communicate areas for improvement
  • Provide end-user training
  • Some travel required


  • Fun, fast-paced work environment
  • Constantly evolving, cutting edge technology
  • The ability to make a significant impact immediately upon jumping in
  • An opportunity to work with some of the best firms and the best people in the financial industry
  • The ability to create change in the product we sell, by using the very same solution (in a very different way) to perform your daily job
  • Numerous team building activities, such as monthly happy hours to promote collaboration
  • An annual trip for the whole company to somewhere where we can collaborate and have fun (e.g. Cancun, Cabo, Vegas, Costa Rica)
  • 4 weeks paid time off

Valid Through: 2019-10-29