The CommerceHub Engineering Team is searching for an exceptional project manager to join the team! This is a high impact, high visibility position where you will be responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of several projects running concurrently. You will need to quickly ramp up on our product development process & our lean/agile approach to software development to achieve this goal. You will have to organize & coordinate the work of various sized projects, most of which will span multiple teams, some of which are geographically separated.
Reporting to the Director of Engineering, you will also be responsible for helping formalize the technical project management discipline within Engineering.
In order to be successful at this position, you will need to be a highly-organized individual who values emotional intelligence & understand the importance of strong relationships. You must be able to align a disparate group of stakeholders, & lead them towards a common goal. Strong communication & execution skills, as well as the ability to influence key stakeholders without disrupting roadmaps or burning bridges, will be imperative to the long-term effectiveness & success of the person in this role. While delivering projects on-time is important, conducting yourself in a professional manner to achieve results is equally important.
- You will lead & coordinate across several talented cross-functional teams to deliver challenging high impact, high visibility projects on schedule. You will need to:
- Quickly come up to speed on our lean & agile engineering development process
- Establish positive relationships with various key stakeholders that are critical to your projects success
- Identify potential roadblocks, gaps, risks & proactively mitigate
- Balance the need for timely release of key project dependencies while minimizing the disruption to other teams aggressive product roadmaps
- Shepherd the project through the release to production while ensuring our quality & compliance standards are adhered to
- As the first dedicated project manager to join CommerceHubs Engineering Team, you will have the opportunity to join on the ground floor & therefore define, shape, & grow the technical project management discipline.
About the Engineering Team
- Our team is comprised of very talented & highly motivated individuals, who pride themselves on working smarter, not harder.
- Were empowered to make local decisions, reducing the overhead of getting things done.
- We favor a Lean approach to our product development, following agile workflows such as Scrum & Kanban depending on the directive of the team.
- We welcome new technologies & are constantly self-evaluating our tech stack to make sure we are providing software of the highest quality.
- 3+ years experience managing software development, and/or systems integration projects.
- BA/BS in Computer Science or similar