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Project Manager - Mobile Apps & API
Ref No.: 18-00073
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Experience Level: 9 Years
Start Date: 03/02/2018
 
  • Serve as project owner for company, building relationships with clients and managing expectations and scope
  • Develop project specs, manage the project plan and work with teams to execute on plans
  • Serve as the face of the company for clients and instill core values and process in team
  • Manage schedules, budgets, project scope, assets, and overall project organization to ensure requirements and project delivery dates are clearly communicated, understood and executed upon
  • Communicate and document project status and strategic recommendations to team members and senior management on a regular basis; escalate issues accordingly via the appropriate channels
  • Conduct project postmortems and proactively identify opportunities for improvement to all process and tools used in the execution of project activities
  • Effectively and efficiently plan and prioritize all resources working across project(s) based on scope of work and project goals.
  • Actively monitor project risks and scope creep to foresee/identify potential problems and proactively identify solutions to address them in advance
 
Basic Qualifications:
  • 4-8 years of overall professional experience
  • Master's degree in a Business/Management studies 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other technical discipline
  • 2+ years' Project Management experience in mobile apps
  • 2+ years' Mobile technology experience with monthly mobile app releases
  • 2+ years' experience demonstrating usage of methodologies (SCRUM, Agile, etc.) and best practices through the PM lifecycle
Additional Qualifications:
  • Experience in complex problem handling situations - resource/time constraints, quality challenges, release issues etc.
  • Experience handling multiple and short duration projects at the same time
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Technically well grounded within the assigned area of work
  • Familiarity with systems like Jira, GitHub, etc. is ideal.