IT Project Manager

Job description

Are you interested in working in company with a website that has 35 million unique visitors per day? Over 200 developers are working around the world (and clock) always ensuring that our service maintains its highest standard at all times. If you would like to join a diverse international team and work on interesting projects that challenge your knowledge and expertise, you’re the kind of person we want! Come and join us at our headquarters in Luxembourg!

 

What you will really be doing

  • Working closely with the Project Management team to prepare, execute and deliver IT projects related to our product’s strategies.
  • Managing the duties between the technical, business and operational teams and managing the projects from the development phase to the production release.
  • Maintaining project schedules by monitoring the project’s progress and risks, coordinating activities, resolving problems and providing regular updates to stakeholders and ensuring that projects remain on target to meet deadlines
  • Working closely with the Product Owners, Business Analysts, SCRUM Masters, Optimization and Production teams to understand the system’s functional and non-functional requirements and collaborating in defining the Product’s Vision
  • Coordinating release planning, delivery of developments and production releases and assuring that they meet the quality assurance standards.
  • Product Knowledge – Developing an understanding of relevant product domains
  • Market Knowledge – Developing an understanding of the target market and user base.
  • Participating in the PM Community activities in order to identify areas of improvement in Software, Product Development and Scrum processes to increase work productivity and efficiency
  • Managing outsourced development projects

Requirements

Expectations

  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years of relevant Project Management or equivalent experience in an agile/SCRUM environment
  • Agile Certification (CSPO, CSM) an advantage
  • Leadership, strong communication and project management skills, time management and problem solving skills
  • Proven track record of successful project deliveries in a « start-up mode », fast-paced, multicultural environment
  • Basic technical skills and technical background especially in Web development technologies
  • Strong knowledge of Agile and Lean methodologies, Lean startup method a plus
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, time-compressed and dynamic environment
  • Maintains outstanding attitude and excellent professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with requirements management tool, such as JIRA and Confluence
  • Upper intermediate English knowledge (B2) or higher


What we offer

Salary and benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Relocation package and moving assistance from HR if relevant
  • Meal vouchers
  • Private health insurance
  • „Double Yearly Salary” Bonus Program 2018: as per the applicable terms and conditions in the Bonus Policy   
  • Additional holiday entitlement based on length of service with the company
  • Free gym membership
  • Sympass discount card

Company culture

  • Dynamic and friendly atmosphere
  • A multi-cultural environment made of 30 different nationalities, with English as the official language
  • Daily breakfast in the office
  • Free coffee, tea, and fresh fruit every day
  • Fantastic events, including Christmas Parties, Family Days, Hackathons and other surprises
  • Chill rooms, creative areas, and LAN parties
  • Company branded merchandise (goodies)
  • High quality of life offered by Luxembourg

Professional growth

  • Opportunity to attend conferences, certifications, technical workshops, trainings, and meetups
  • Free language courses in the office
  • Enthusiastic professionals to learn from
  • Possibility to advance in the company