At this time, GFZ Studios is ready to take on a new challenge, and we are looking for a Project Manager with hands on expertise in web/software development to join our team.
As a Project Manager, you’ll become a part of development of a project management web app that will help us manage our in-house contractors. You will oversee the creative process, implementation, and delivery of the web app design and development all the way through from start to finish. This is a 4-months contract position with a serious potential to grow into a full-time job.
The successful candidate is a strong communicator that can provide technical direction and process excellence to our project.
Manage all aspects of the project design team and programmers throughout the conceptualization, documentation, design, and deployment phases of the project.
Effectively set project expectations and ensure timelines and reporting are executed in a timely manner
Create outstanding client-side (consumer facing) web sites as well as back-end systems.
Coordinate the project with offshore resources.
Communicate schedules and deliverables with Executives.
Contribute to the process improvement; quality assurance and testing to ensure expectations are met.
Ensure the project is implemented according to requirements.
Ensure the project is launched according to published schedules.
Resolve project, design, or resource issues.
Skills and Experience:
3-5 years of experience in project management/development in web environment
Strong understanding and experience with anti-fraud/spam/scam systems; account receivables and billing systems, job scheduling systems and web security
A thorough understanding of the website development process: development, testing, and deployment as well as work breakdown, dependencies, responsibilities.
Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle methodologies
Experienced with User Interface Design, CSS/HTML,Java, J2EE, PHP, C+,C++, UNIX / Linux
Proficient in analyzing and translating business requirements to technical requirements and architecture
Able to work effectively with creative teams to deliver an outstanding user experience.
Experienced working with internal, external, onshore/offshore distributed development teams
Proficiency with SEO concepts and best practices
Highly analytical, logical, and good problem solver
Strong written / oral communication skills, with the ability to interact professionally with all levels of staff
Able to plan work, organize time, and maintain workflow.
PMP certification considered an asset
We are looking forward to hear back from all the interested applicants! Please respond with your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications relevant to this position and describing your project lead/management experience. Also, please state your compensation range on a monthly basis.
We would like to thank all the applicants for spending time to apply for this role, but only those selected will be contacted.