Technical Project Manager

for WorldNow in Cleveland, OH

Report
Skills:
Technical Project Manager 
Location:
Cleveland, OH
Area Code:
216 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
N/A 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
8-25-2014 
Position ID:
724239 
Dice ID:
RTL288069 

About WorldNow                                                                                                               

A leader in Internet technology, content and revenue solutions, WorldNow, a New York-based technology and sales company, is the only company to provide a comprehensive technology platform and strategic advertising services that enable media companies to expand to the digital realm with innovative Web publishing tools, advanced video delivery technology and industry-driving advertising leadership. WorldNow's proven technology and advertising leadership equips its media partners with the tools to make the transition to the digital marketplace, expand their footprint in the online ecosystem and realize real-world profitability from their investment. Current WorldNow customers include affiliates of major broadcast television, newspaper and radio groups. For more information please visit www.WorldNow.com.

 

WorldNow’s Professional Services Team is looking for a Technical Project Manager to structure and oversee Professional Services project management, processes, and support the rapid growth of our company all within a defined methodology.

                                                       

Overview of Responsibilities:

 

  • Drive project management strategy and standards across company

  • Coordinate cross functional initiatives, proactively identifying dependencies and driving issues to resolution

  • Set and manage project management procedures, metrics and tools

  • Responsible for planning, executing, controlling and closing projects against schedule scope and quality plans

  • Interface with Product Managers, QA, Development, and Technical Operations teams to assist planning and insure high customer satisfaction

  • Provide scheduling support of project resources

  • Participate in setting strategy and goals, translating the goals into day-to-day activities and focuses for the Technical Operations

  • Prepare and manage User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for projects

  • Coach and mentor staff members across our company

  • Development and maintenance of technical documentation for product functionality and requirements

  • Communication of release details within project team and to outside resources

     

Qualifications/Requirements:

 

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, including a minimum of 3 years successful management of complex projects, is required

  • Experienced with Agile Software development and Project management

  • Excellent teamwork and leadership skills

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Experience presenting and communicating to Sr. level management (i.e., Director level and above)

  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently in a fast paced environment

  • A bachelor’s degree in a technical field is a plus

  • Candidate must have the ability to fit into a diverse team in a fast-paced environment, and possess excellent analytical and organizational skills

WorldNow
Long Island City, NY 11101
Alt. phone: (212) 931-1200