Project Manager (Ecommerce & Azure DevOps experience) - REMOTE

Confidential

Aurora Colorado

United States

Financial Services - Insurance
(No Timezone Provided)

The Project Manager will work closely with the Engineering Department, Marketing Team, Experimentation Team, Data Team and other key stakeholders to solidify project requirements, coordinate information and asset flow, create timelines, schedule releases and communicate the status of projects to relevant parties in the organization. Projects will range from front-end web content changes and experiments, full web store redesigns/launches, new web store functionality deployments, and internal/external report builds and modifications in Looker's data visualization software. This is a dynamic role in a fast-paced environment and is perfect for someone who wants to have a noticeable impact in a growing company by showcasing their organizational and interpersonal savvy.

This role will report to the Product Manager. This is a brand-new position at our company, and the right person will have the opportunity to shape how this role expands into new responsibilities and throughout other areas of the organization.

Specifically, the Project Manager will be responsible for the following:

  • Working with Marketing, Brands and Engineering to create project scope consensus and documentation.
  • Building project timelines.
  • Facilitating, managing and improving the DevOps process.
  • Keeping DevOps up to date with expected deployment dates, and communicating any changes to those dates internally to key stakeholders.
  • Understanding and monitoring engineering project build and deployment velocity.
  • Keeping a calendar of major project releases, mapping it against that velocity.
  • Working with Marketing and other departments to establish priority in case items need to be moved.
  • Working with Experimentation and Data Visualization Teams to scope builds and map out launch dates.
  • Understanding the infrastructure of our databases and working with engineers and front-end users to problem solve as needed.
  • Attending and/or running project meetings with Marketing and Brand Partners.
  • Coordinating between Marketing and Engineering when needed to secure assets, clarify scope, etc.
  • Ensuring project scope requirements are met throughout the process.


QUALITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • B.A. or B.S. degree
  • 3-5 years' experience managing web development projects. Experience in an e-commerce role a big plus.
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized.
  • Ability to track multiple projects/timelines simultaneously.
  • Proven organizational leadership capabilities.
  • Familiarity with project management tools (DevOps, Jira, etc) a big plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills - the ability to take a complex concept and make it accessible to folks who are not close to the work.
  • Strong interpersonal skills - you like people and people like you.
  • Ability to collaborate and strategize with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Invested in the success of their colleagues.
  • Ability to work with a team composed of both technical and non-technical members, keeping everyone on the same page.
  • A keen eye for the "why" behind a project, keeping sight of the goals and working toward them.
  • Drive. Lots of it. You want to run the world one day, and that impresses us.
  • We work hard and you work hard. You're excited about this because you know that you're getting twice as much experience as many of your peers and great opportunities for career growth.



-This is a CONTRACT-TO-HIRE position


Sorry - NO Third Parties

No Sponsorship

Project Manager (Ecommerce & Azure DevOps experience) - REMOTE

Confidential

Aurora Colorado

United States

Financial Services - Insurance

(No Timezone Provided)

The Project Manager will work closely with the Engineering Department, Marketing Team, Experimentation Team, Data Team and other key stakeholders to solidify project requirements, coordinate information and asset flow, create timelines, schedule releases and communicate the status of projects to relevant parties in the organization. Projects will range from front-end web content changes and experiments, full web store redesigns/launches, new web store functionality deployments, and internal/external report builds and modifications in Looker's data visualization software. This is a dynamic role in a fast-paced environment and is perfect for someone who wants to have a noticeable impact in a growing company by showcasing their organizational and interpersonal savvy.

This role will report to the Product Manager. This is a brand-new position at our company, and the right person will have the opportunity to shape how this role expands into new responsibilities and throughout other areas of the organization.

Specifically, the Project Manager will be responsible for the following:

  • Working with Marketing, Brands and Engineering to create project scope consensus and documentation.
  • Building project timelines.
  • Facilitating, managing and improving the DevOps process.
  • Keeping DevOps up to date with expected deployment dates, and communicating any changes to those dates internally to key stakeholders.
  • Understanding and monitoring engineering project build and deployment velocity.
  • Keeping a calendar of major project releases, mapping it against that velocity.
  • Working with Marketing and other departments to establish priority in case items need to be moved.
  • Working with Experimentation and Data Visualization Teams to scope builds and map out launch dates.
  • Understanding the infrastructure of our databases and working with engineers and front-end users to problem solve as needed.
  • Attending and/or running project meetings with Marketing and Brand Partners.
  • Coordinating between Marketing and Engineering when needed to secure assets, clarify scope, etc.
  • Ensuring project scope requirements are met throughout the process.


QUALITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • B.A. or B.S. degree
  • 3-5 years' experience managing web development projects. Experience in an e-commerce role a big plus.
  • Detail-oriented and highly organized.
  • Ability to track multiple projects/timelines simultaneously.
  • Proven organizational leadership capabilities.
  • Familiarity with project management tools (DevOps, Jira, etc) a big plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills - the ability to take a complex concept and make it accessible to folks who are not close to the work.
  • Strong interpersonal skills - you like people and people like you.
  • Ability to collaborate and strategize with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Invested in the success of their colleagues.
  • Ability to work with a team composed of both technical and non-technical members, keeping everyone on the same page.
  • A keen eye for the "why" behind a project, keeping sight of the goals and working toward them.
  • Drive. Lots of it. You want to run the world one day, and that impresses us.
  • We work hard and you work hard. You're excited about this because you know that you're getting twice as much experience as many of your peers and great opportunities for career growth.



-This is a CONTRACT-TO-HIRE position


Sorry - NO Third Parties

No Sponsorship