Develop and manage detailed Platform & Infrastructure project work plans for assigned projects. May also require building and maintaining higher level program plans that rollup other technical teams detailed project plans.
Proactively and aggressively manage project risk and issues; defining mitigation efforts. Make recommendations to IT and business management regarding prioritization and resource allocation with input from team members.
Establish ability to effectively collaborate in a highly matrixed organization and gain the trust of others. This includes building effective partnerships with stakeholders: including the development staff, business owners and senior management, and other project managers.
When required, develop Project option summaries, decision documents and recommendations and present to key decision makers.
Escalate project related risks and issues to appropriate levels of management.
Will be expected to manage projects that span multiple groups and time zones, including offshore resources. Project Manager should be able to learn fast and build up knowledge areas.
Oversee the tasks and responsibilities of a team of developers and systems engineers.
Bachelor’s degreerequired in Business Administration, Finance, Marketing, or related discipline
5-7+ Years of Project ManagementExperienceRequired
PMP Certification preferred
Experience working with ecommerce platform(s) is preferred. Along with knowledge of the infrastructure to support an ecommerce platform.
Experience with Agile software development methodologies as well as the traditional waterfall approach
Strong analytical prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, organizational and presentations skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated collaborative skills and ability to work well within a team
Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment
Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting
Experience enabling change in a high velocity environment