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The Technology team at CACTUS is seeking a dynamic Project Manager to own and drive project execution, project processes, analysis and reporting of project health metrics across all Technology projects. Your role is dynamic and involves working with cross functional and cross location teams – product, engineering, quality assurance and globally placed business teams are just a few of the people you will interact with regularly. You will be responsible for on-time and on-task completion of projects while developing methods to help Technology teams get their work done effectively while influencing business to think critically on how to plan and prioritize.
We are a 60+ extremely agile and driven technology team. Our products have a global reach with users in 170+ countries. We are hosted completely on Amazon cloud and employ multiple technologies – angularJS, Laravel, PHP, Drupal, Solr, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, nodejs, mongodb, python, ansible, graylog, and new relic.
Unlike most techies, we are extremely social and believe that happiness levels are directly linked to performance. We are generous with our lunchboxes, quirks, smiles, and pranks – all of which help us maintain a vibrant work environment. What’s more - with the best work hours ethic in the industry and a company policy that takes fun very seriously, we make sure that we work hard and party harder!
Own, drive and manage multiple daily sprint stand ups with development, product and QA teams
Own and drive planning of multiple sprints, ensure retrospectives are effective and execute top-notch coordination for each project
Lead execution projects that are systems/technology based.
Develop and manage end-to-end project plans to ensure on-time and on-task delivery
Implement day-to-day project tasks related to gathering systems assets, facilitating user testing, creating and conducting product demos, documenting new features and reporting on timelines and progress.
Drive internal and external process improvements across multiple teams and functions
Train cross-functional users on technology processes, systems and tools
Perform risk management and change management on projects.
Work with leaders in the Technology team to align resources, people and business teams so that projects can be completed effectively
Establish timelines, RACIs, project plans and trackers, and any other communication artefacts needed and updates to the team and partners, ensuring everyone is operating from the most recent and accurate information.
You fit the bill if you...
Have minimum 3 years of experience in a technology project/ program management role
Proficiency with project management tools like JIRA, Asana and TeamGantt, MS Project (or other Gantt based tools)
Proven successes in delivering complex projects with cross-functional teams
Hustle: The ability to get things done is non-negotiable
Excellent communication skills verbal & written
Ability work in high-pressure, high-stress situations and be hands on when crises happen
Strong interpersonal skills, including relationship building and collaboration with diverse cross-functional teams.
Are comfortable with ambiguity, work autonomously, and multi-task in an agile environment
Knowledge of Agile principles and working methodologies
Project Management Certifications like PRINCE, PMP, SCRUM