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Product | Project Manager at AirPR
San Francisco, CA, US

The role of the Product | Project Manager is to help manage products in our portfolio and run a number of development projects within the Engineering-Product teams. The product | project management focus is crucial to the company as there are a number of initiatives which need to be accomplished, that are impacted from the interrupt nature of the organization. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Lead and track multiple cross team projects to successful delivery.The projects will range from software tools development to cross-org process changes. 
  • Constructively gain alignment on scope, timelines, project goals and secure cross-functional support. 
  • Remove cross team and organizational obstacles to allow the smooth operation of the project teams 
  • Define and document key project metrics such as milestones, delivery dates, action items, risks, and keep information evergreen. 
  • Act as a  liaison between cross functional stakeholders, departments, or collaborators providing status reports and ensuring effective flow of communication between groups 
  • Provide ad-hoc support on specific tasks for projects run by functional managers
  • Proactively look for opportunities to meet internal customer and all stakeholder needs 
  • Effectively manage Sprints (sprint planning, manage QA teams , release cycles and maintain engineering team velocity)
  • Define | determine customers’ needs and desires by specifying the research needed to obtain use cases, scenarios and workflows information
  • Recommend the nature and scope of product and product features by reviewing product specifications and requirements
  • Assesses market competition by comparing the company’s product to competitors’ products
  • Bring products to market

Required Skills / Experience: 

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Management of Informations Systems (MIS), Computer Science or other technical field. 
  • 3~5+ years of strong technical project management experience in an Enterprise IT organization with demonstrated growth of responsibility and success 
  • Solid understanding of agile development cycle and project management tools like JIRA/Confluence etc. 
  • Writing User Stories for new products / Creating Wireframe
  • Ability to work on multiple parallel projects with tight deadlines and prioritize work accordingly 
  • Experience driving the product | product feature vision, go-to-market strategy, and design discussions
  • Self-motivated and able to work with little or no direction 
  • Outstanding organizational, communication, interpersonal, relationship building skills conducive to collaboration; able to work well in a cross-functional, matrix management environment 
  • Ability to master new technologies quickly 
  • Ability to establish credibility and rapport with senior executives and technical and non-technical team members alike.

To apply, please email.