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Associate Technical Project Manager

Jan 28, 2022

The Role:

We are looking for an Associate Technical Project Manager to collaborate on project planning for a software system that powers websites, email, push, and various other direct marketing channels driving hundreds of millions of dollars in annual revenue for us and our clients. This position will support our engineering teams by managing software requirement scoping, coordinating expectations across multiple stakeholders, communicating milestones and deployments, and validating technical deliverables as per specifications in a timely fashion.

You will be working in agile workflows alongside a dynamic, industry-leading team of engineers, designers, and infrastructure professionals across multiple technology stacks. This position can be remote and/or on-site at our Fort Lee, NJ headquarters.

Your Responsibilities

  • Analyze, plan, and track projects in various stages of development.
  • Guide teams in creating clear deliverables, roles, and responsibilities of staff members required for each initiative.
  • Assign tasks to technical personnel while ensuring that all team members are actively executing against priorities and milestones.

  • Schedule and oversee regular project meetings with resources assigned.

  • Track projects and keep stakeholders informed of progress.

  • Participate in testing processes to ensure quality assurance for our products.

    You Today:

    Education & Experience

    • Bachelor’s degree or higher and/or professional Project Management Certification
    • 1+ years of experience in a technical position, working with teams for business software solutions (can include internships or co-ops)
    • Demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes, strategies, and methods

    Skills Required

    • Excellent time management and organizational skills

    • Self-motivated results-oriented team player with excellent attention to detail

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    • Strong sense of personal accountability regarding decision-making and project management

    • Exposure to software engineering fundamentals

    • Strong analytical, quantitative, and problem-solving skills.

    Tools We Use

    • Jira, Asana for Project Management/Defect Tracking

    • Confluence for Product Management/Documentation

    • AWS for Infrastructure

    • Stacks include Java Spring, PHP, Ruby with PostgreSQL, MySQL, Snowflake for primary databases

    What If Media Group, LLC requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID- 19 unless they qualify for a legal exemption for which accommodation will be discussed.

    What If Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide employees with a competitive salary and bonus plan, as well as generous medical, dental, vision, & 401k plans. If you would like to learn more about this exciting position, please contact [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!