Technical Project Manager
Team Extension is a nearshoring and offshoring technology company based in Bucharest, Romania.
Working with us, you will have the opportunity to work with a wide spectrum of clients and projects. Our clients include startups and Fortune 500 companies that are based in Western Europe and in the United States.
At our company, we are building a team of smart, motivated people who are passionate about helping the business continue to soar to new heights. We are well funded and in hyper growth mode. Come join a team where you can truly make a difference.
-The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast paced environment and be self directed while collaborating closely with a very diverse team. Key qualifications include:
-BS in Computer Science (or related field) with 2+ years of project management experience in highly technical and creative environment involving fast paced delivery cycles
-Strong technical background; practical experience in IT preferred
-Understanding of technical specifications
-Ability to demonstrate decisiveness and good judgment
-Effective problem solving skills
-Ability to drive effort under deadline pressure while maintaining a collaborative, calm, and pleasant demeanor at all times
-Ability to work collaboratively with senior Project Owner (C-level executive) to understand, document and execute on the vision
-Must be flexible and able to accept rapid changes
-Must be highly proficient in MS Office
-Effective communication on all levels
-Manage a variety of work which may include more than one concurrent project involving diverse and complex technical issues and substantial creative content
-Demonstrated ability to navigate successfully in an dynamic environment
-Build strong and productive relationships across the organization and with remote client
-Demonstrated ability to collaboratively plan budgets, manage project spending, provide explanations for budget status as needed in real time, and anticipate budget issues in time to act
-Communicate progress on projects and their related tasks regularly to ensure stakeholder awareness
-Anticipate the need to solicit feedback from executive stakeholders to confirm consistency of project direction.
-Notify stakeholders of new input from clients and proactively assess impact of requested changes
-Monitor technical progress closely and make adjustments to technical initiatives, resource assignments and schedules as required
-Ensure on-time, high quality delivery of all projects
-Proactively identify areas where objectives may not be met, notify internal stakeholders and drive prompt resolution without impacting client satisfaction
-Demonstrated ability to learn new technical subjects quickly, converse effectively with client technical personnel, and appreciate technical subtleties
-Anticipate all needs for meetings such as conference rooms, teleconferencing arrangements, travel details, catering, meeting notices, attendee confirmations, materials and presentations, and general communication
-Confer with customers and designers during all development phases and communicate input to executive stakeholders. Work to implement adjustments in technical vision for the projects as directed.
-Identify need for talent acquisition and work with appropriate company resources to drive the recruitment of suitable candidates