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Project Manager

Role Summary

We are seeking a talented and passionate hands on Project Manager who has a deep understanding of both technology and product delivery. You must be results oriented, diligent and precise and be able to communicate and collaborate effectively to reach consensus. You need to be a smart, motivated team player who can bring certainty to the product delivery process. The role will require liaising with key stakeholders which will include working with business users, product development team, architects, and other business functions as necessary.

Key Accountabilites
 

  • Determine milestones- with input from Product Owner and Dev Lead
  • Create project plan
  • Prepares status reports
  • Ensures required documents are created
  • Represents project in meetings
  • Ensures team remains on plan and within approved scope
  • Removes blockers from team
  • Plans and often leads meetings
  • Keeps track of project progress
  • Main internal contact for project information
  • Ensure project is properly resourced throughout- includes keeping track of vacations/company holidays and build into plans/schedule
  • Oversees progress through work items
  • Ensures time is properly tracked
  • Coordinates with other teams and/or outside vendors
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain project documentation
  • Maintains Jira and confluence sites
  • Tracks budget

Skills

PERSON SPECIFICATION:
 

  • Great problem-solving skills, and the ability and confidence to hack their way out of tight corners
  • Participate as a member of a highly agile, tight knit, and deeply technical development team dedicated to high velocity, high quality, and solution elegance
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to successfully manage multiple tasks
  • Excellent written skills are essential for report writing and proof reading
  • Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills, client service oriented and resilient
  • Project planning including developing work plans; creating resource plans; managing day-to-day project issues and drive to resolution
  • Ensuring proper scope management; establishing and maintaining communication to key stakeholders; work effectively across organizational boundaries (cultural and geographical)

Knowledge
 

  • BA or BS Degree required

Experience
 

  • 3+ years of experience as a technical project manager
  • Experience with using JIRA for requirements, issue and project tracking
  • Hands on experience working in an iterative and dynamic software development environment
  • Ability to be self-aware and to assess the current policies and procedures with an eye on cross-departmental productivity and transparency
  • Experience within capital markets