Junior Project Manager

We are looking for a smart and enthusiastic Project Manager to work on an innovative, complex, and dynamic project.

Project description:

The project is about development of a common media platform for celebrities, bloggers, editors of news sites and magazines, where everyone works together to create traffic. The platform is designed for brand-promotion, mobile marketing, and advertisement. It is a high-load system using the latest technologies with Mobile, Web, and BI solutions in place. You will work in a distributed Agile team of 15−20 members.

Responsibilities:

  • Planning the overall project performance based on the predefined Charter
  • Defining, estimating, and scheduling project works to achieve the scope
  • Managing, monitoring, and forecasting project execution
  • Successful execution and delivery of projects on time and within the allocated budget
  • Coordinating development teams and their leads
  • Supporting the entire Software Engineering cycle for the allocated set of projects 
  • Managing project risks
  • Focusing the team on the result
  • Monitoring tasks fulfillment and reporting to the management and customers' on time
  • Taking corrective actions as required to deliver the complete scope with the desired quality on time and within the budget (including scope change management, risk mitigation, etc.)
  • Managing project documentation
  • Contributing to project life cycle improvement through lessons learned, project archives, etc.
  • Managing project staff (partially): tracking, coordination, and timely notification of the management about the staff’s needs for professional growth; avoiding and eliminating conflicts in the team 

Requirements:

  • At least 2 years of experience in IT project management 
  • Deep understanding of software development lifecycle, risk management, and software quality
  • Business analysis skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to organize and motivate a team
  • Ability to compose documents (requirements specifications, estimations, etc.)
  • Result-oriented and self-motivated
  • At least Upper-Intermediate level of English
  • Business trips abroad are likely
  • Successful .NET projects management experience will be a plus

You are welcome to join our team!
Please send your CV to: team@sigma.software