Project Manager for SMB Product Romania team in Hosting

Employer: 1&1 Internet Development
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 12.05.2021

    As part of United Internet Group, with more than 9400 employees and 25 million fee-based customer contracts, we are Europe’s leading internet specialist and largest hoster. Building the roof for strong brands such as 1&1, IONOS, STRATO, GMX, WEB DE, MAIL COM, 1&1 Versatel and the Drillisch Online brands, United Internet offers a broad portfolio of Internet access products and cloud applications. Present in Romania since 2003, we are an Engineering Centre that lives and breathes technology. Our engineering culture is shaped by the use of cloud native technologies, microservices combined with a DevOps attitude and an innovative mindset. We have a customer centric culture where every colleague is a contributor to our products’ design and success working closely with teams in Bucharest and abroad. Our strength lies in our team spirit and a positive and respectful interaction. In Romania, we have passionate teams sustaining the business segments of Access/Telecommunication, Mail & Media and Hosting, working and enjoying the 1&1 culture together.

    About the team

    1&1 SMB Product Romania's mission is to make having an online presence accessible for any busy SMB owner, by building an ecosystem of do-it-yourself services, spanning from website builder to online marketing, that our customers can use to be successful online. Customer-centricity and design-driven product work are our DNA. Our outlook is to serve and enable millions of SMB owners and individuals to build their online presence dream. As a Project Manager in SMB Product Romania your primary responsibility is to ensure your project’s success from start to end, and ultimately enable workflows and features that will allow customers to build their dream on the web. You will have the opportunity to be part of a multi-disciplinary Product Development team, instilling a sense of urgency and structure in the team’s development lifecycle.

    Main responsibilities:

    • Be the catalyst that ensures your project’s success from the beginning to the end;
    • Plan & manage the project scope working closely with Management, Product Owners, Architects and stakeholders;
    • Plan the project work and schedule;
    • Ensure the team delivers on time by applying various project management methodologies;
    • Plan and manage communication within the team and with stakeholders;
    • Identify & manage project risks;
    • Effectively communicate across functional areas and to executive management on project progress, issues and risks;
    • Establish a business partnership with external teams, partners and stakeholders;
    • Manage your own time and successfully work unsupervised while keeping team collaboration alive;
    • Be available for occasional travel to Germany (post-pandemic);
    We appreciate:

    We are currently looking for a colleague to help us further develop these great products:
    • Excellent communication & leadership skills
    • At least 4 years’ experience as a Project Manager in software development
    • Very good understanding of the entire Software Development Life Cycle
    • Very good understanding of Agile project management methods, processes and standards
    • Excellent English skills (speak, write, read)
    • Experience in using project management tools & office software