Our client is a peer-to-peer recognition & communication system that takes employee engagement to a new level. In its simplest form, their SaaS solution is a secure Corporate Social Network that has a Recognition Platform at its heart. Their company enhances individual and corporate performance by allowing team members, managers and leadership to connect, communicate and collaborate. Their system supports and reinforces corporate goals and values by allowing the entire team to recognize one another for the great things they do each day, aligning the team and the company for success.
POSITION TITLE: Engineering IT Project Manager
We are looking for someone that can manage product release schedules and keep the customer service, sales team, and customers abreast of product and technology details and schedules. You have worked as a developer and moved into project management or vice versa. You use technology all the time, personally and at work and have a great understanding of both business and social platforms. Understanding our product and all of its integrations from the technology side as well as the user side is essential. You are a strong advocate of User Experience.
A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent and 6+ years of experience in a software development and/or Project Management role
Experience planning, managing and communicating development timelines and communicating those timelines to stakeholders
Experience setting project scope, priorities, deadlines and deliverable schedules
Experience writing or interpreting development stories
Experience facilitating discussions among various project stakeholders
Previous experience in tech support is an asset
Knowledge of Agile project methodologies
Detail-oriented personality complimented with strong analytical and problem solving skills
Self-motivated, and able to work independently and as part of a team
Excellent organizational and planning skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as honed interpersonal skills
Ability to work well under pressure in an ever-changing fast-paced, team environment
Project Management experience for cloud services
A Project Management certification is considered an asset
Strong leadership and communication skills with the ability to teach others
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION / REQUIREMENTS:
You play well with others, accept and give constructive feedback, and clean up after yourself
Experienced Mac lover and user
You are passionate and have a strong attention to detail
LOCATION: Calgary, AB
START DATE: ASAP
DURATION: Full time
ITEMS TO INCLUDE IN APPLICATION:
Resume / Cover Letter
HOW TO APPLY: Email
CONTACT NAME: Jill Mitchell
If you feel that you are uniquely qualified for this position please submit your resume to Jill Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org for review.
We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only those who most closely match our clients requirements will be contacted.
All information submitted to Salopek & Associates remains in strict confidence.
Salopek & Associates is a team of Human
Resource and Business Specialists available on an on-call basis to help our clients attract, retain and develop the right people; to put effective business process in place that will grow their business. Salopek & Associates are specialists in Strategy, Human Resources, and Board Governance.
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This job description is intended as a summary of the primary responsibilities of and qualifications for this position. The job description is not intended as inclusive of all duties an individual in this position might be asked to perform or of all qualifications that may be required either now or in the future.