Associate Project Manager

Our company is devoted to doing the best possible work for our clients and maintaining a fun, thriving environment for our team. You will work side by side with top talent to improve your skills and advance the company as a whole. We listen to your ideas and use them.

Requirements

  • Experience in frontend or backend development
  • Experience in responsive design
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a similar degree
  • Knowledge of project management software such as Basecamp, MS Project
  • A solid understanding of web design standards, usability, and rich media
  • Experience in working with large/complicated sites and high profile clients
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, negotiating, influencing, facilitation, organizational, prioritization, decision making, and conflict resolution skills
  • A solid understanding of project management methodology including the ability to identify and resolve issues, manage risk, develop detailed work plans and specifications, perform resource allocations, and run team meetings
  • An ability to anticipate issues, identify future choke points, and work ahead to time to alleviate potential issues
  • Proven mentoring and team building skills
  • An ability to manage many projects simultaneously
  • Great attention to detail and be highly organized
  • Familiarity with e-commerce platforms such as Shopify, Opencart, Woocommerce, and Magento (preferred)
  • An ability to demonstrate leadership capability with teams of 3 or more people (preferred)
  • Proficiency in JavaScript & PHP (preferred)
  • The availability to work 40 hours per week from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Responsibilities

  • Assisting and reviewing development of project scopes, considering resources, and technological constraints including cost estimates with consideration to business impacts and identified risks
  • Creating and executing project work plans and revising as appropriate to meet the changing needs and requirements. This includes wireframing, sitemaps & scope of work
  • Defining project scope and giving clear instructions to design and development team
    Clarifying and communicating project objectives and success criteria to team
    Identifying resources needed and assigning individual responsibilities
  • Assuring that projects are completed according to schedule and within budget
  • Reviewing deliverables prepared by team before passing to Account Managers
  • Effectively applying our methodology and enforcing project standards
  • Ensuring that project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
  • Collaborating with SEO team, developers, and other parties involved to establish the vision and analyzing tradeoffs between usability and performance needs
  • Ensuring that approved requirements are developed in sufficient scope and detail that will result in the delivery of a solution that meets customer needs as they perceive them
  • Attending client meetings as required
  • Assisting with developing quality assurance processes, documentation, and testing where needed
  • Maintaining awareness of the current industry environment that shapes opportunities for client solutions