As such, this role requires a software project manager with exceptional communication, coordination, and organization skills. Projects are typically shorter­term, less complex and more contained with a defined time frame focused on support of startups passing through acceleration programs.

Occasional international travel as needed

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and develop a database of engineers and tech teams, their skills, availability and product fit.
  • Create, manage and track project vehicles, including, but not limited to:
  1. Project schedules
  2. Detailed project plans
  3. Project scope statements
  4. Cost estimates
  5. Resource plans
  6. Risk and issues logs
  7. Status reports
  • Tailor project management, development and support processes to meet the needs of individual (new and/or ongoing) projects.
  • Ensure progress against established plan and makes determinations based on analysis of business information to alter or update schedule and resource allocation to meet product requirements and development schedule.
  • Make decisions and communicate trade­offs and risks; drive key decisions across projects
  • Make recommendations to management about schedules, prioritization and resource allocation
  • Ensure adherence to budgets and established product roadmaps and schedules.

Qualifications

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business Management, Engineering, Computer Sciences, or equivalent 2+ years of experience of technical project management experience overseeing software development PMP/PMI certification preferred.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Experience with using project and program planning tools and software packages to create, manage, and track project results (such as JIRA, TestRail, Pivotal, Redmine, etc.).
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Highly organized with strong multi­project planning, management, and tracking skills.
  • Service oriented attitude, with strong management, analytical, problem­solving, and conceptual skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; mastery in English and Russian language.