Project Manager, assigned on company Initiatives Program, will be responsible for managing internal projects (initiatives) of organization, including IT, infrastructural, organizational and other kind of projects.
Project Manager will be working closely with various business units and stakeholders within organization, including top and C-level managers.
Project Manager will be reporting directly to the Director of PMO Manager and business owners of initiatives.
What you will be doing :
Develop professional stakeholder management that include exec suite and heads of departments;
Communicate effectively with a wide variety of stakeholders from testers to CEO;
Be primarily responsible for delivery project results in accordance with project objectives;
Own and monitor project schedule and budget within a defined scope, resources and timeline;
Provide leadership and motivation of project team members to meet project objectives;
Proactively identify and efficiently resolve project related problems with involvement of required cross-department consultancy if needed.
Take ownership to collaborate with the project team to drive problems to resolution;
Remain a neutral party between engineering and business worlds in approach to solving projects problems and applying required solutions to major stakeholders satisfaction;
Perform integrated change control with impact analysis and authorization of changes with project stakeholders;
Own risk management process, including risk identification, analysis, prioritization and mitigation planning and control;
Engage and manage appropriate projects key stakeholders and outside parties to collaboratively address projects problems to all major stakeholders satisfaction;
Own decision making within a defined level of authority. Proactively and efficiently escalate problems or risks, which are out of authority area to upper-level management.
What we are looking for :
At least 3 years of project management experience, managing medium size teams (up to 10 people);
Experience in managing projects with executive and C-level stakeholders;
Interest and preferably some practical knowledge in organizational change;
Experience of practical usage at least one formal software development methodology (Waterfall, PRINCE2, Unified Process, Agile / Scrum, etc);
Experience in managing Agile projects is a plus;
Strong knowledge and practical experience of applying project management areas in accordance with PMBOK;
Practical experience of usage project management tools (MS Project, etc.);
Experience with Jira and Confluence is a plus.;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Fluent written and spoken English;
Ability to manage multiple projects in a changing environment;
Proven records of education in project management area;
Professional certification (PMP, IPMA, etc.) is a plus.
What your work life will look like
Fast growing international company challenges for creative and result oriented professional;
Personalized Approach : Semi-Annual Performance Review, helpful and engaging international environment with numerous opportunities for professional growth;
A network-style culture with geographically distributed teams;
Well set SDLC process with use of Agile, Scrum, Waterfall depending on a project;
Coaching and reviews to support your career development;
Internal / external engineering and business training and conferences and time for self-education.
Your Work-Life at Astound Commerce :
Competitive compensation and benefits package, e.g. such as remote work, flexible working time, etc;
Comprehensive Social Package : Support Work-Life Balance, Healthy Lifestyle;
Extensive technical library with option to order books and English classes;
Business trips to other offices location;
Who we are and what we do :
Astound Commerce is a global IT-provider of solutions, including a broad range of technology and professional services. With over 1000 professionals in 10 engineering locations, we are one of the worlds largest teams of e-commerce experts.
Top brands like Adidas, Puma, Versace, Jimmy Choo, Tommy Hilfiger, Hugo Boss and Crocs are among our clients. Company Delivery centers in Eastern Europe, Latin America, West and South Asia are focused on the development of e-commerce solutions on Salesforce Commerce Cloud (Demandware), Hybris, IBM WebSphere Commerce, Intershop, Kibo, Magento, NetSuite.