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Project Manager (Contract)

Boulder, CO, USA · Remote
Posted on Friday, May 24, 2024
Engineering · · Fully Remote

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Contract Project Manager

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Contract Project Manager to join the team for a 9-month period. In this role, you will be responsible for overseeing complex infrastructure and other business critical projects, ensuring their successful completion within scope, time, and budget constraints. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, including engineering, infrastructure, product management, and support, to deliver robust and scalable solutions. The ideal candidate is a technically proficient project manager with a proven track record of managing complex infrastructure projects.

What will you do?

  • Develop and implement project plans: Create detailed project plans, including schedules, milestones, and resource allocation, to ensure timely and within-budget delivery of projects.
  • Manage project scope: Define project scope and objectives, manage changes to project scope, and ensure that project goals are met.
  • Coordinate cross-functional teams: Work with engineering, infrastructure, product management, and support teams to ensure collaboration and alignment on project objectives and deliverables.
  • Monitor project progress: Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals. Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs.
  • Risk management: Identify potential risks and issues, develop mitigation strategies, and proactively address challenges to ensure project success.
  • Stakeholder communication: Regularly communicate project status, risks, and issues to stakeholders. Provide clear and concise updates on project progress.
  • Quality assurance: Ensure that all project deliverables meet the required standards and quality benchmarks.
  • Budget management: Prepare and manage project budgets, ensuring costs are controlled and the project stays within financial constraints.

What will you add?

  • Technical understanding: An understanding of infrastructure engineering principles, with extensive experience in managing complex technical projects.
  • Leadership and mentorship: Provide guidance and mentorship to project team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement.
  • Customer-centric approach: A commitment to understanding and addressing customer needs, with a focus on delivering exceptional infrastructure solutions.
  • Data-driven decision making: Proficiency in using data analytics and metrics to inform project decisions and measure success.
  • Strong project management skills: Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines.
  • Adaptability: Thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, with the ability to adapt to changing priorities and market conditions.
  • Innovative thinking: Continuously seek out new ideas and approaches to improve the delivery of projects and stay ahead of the competition.
  • Collaborative mindset: Work effectively with cross-functional teams, fostering a culture of collaboration and shared success.

What will make us extra happy?

  • Experience in managing complex infrastructure projects: Proven ability to manage large-scale, complex infrastructure projects involving multiple teams and stakeholders.
  • Technical proficiency: Strong technical background with experience in infrastructure technologies, including servers, networks, and data centers.
  • Experience in a fast-paced startup environment: Proven ability to thrive in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment with the agility to pivot quickly.
  • Expertise in Agile methodologies: Proficiency in Agile development practices, including Scrum and Kanban, with a track record of successful project delivery.
  • Strong problem-solving skills: Demonstrated ability to tackle complex technical issues and provide innovative solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills: Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Join our team for a 9-month contract and play a crucial role in delivering complex projects, driving technical excellence, and ensuring successful project outcomes. If you are a technically proficient project manager with a passion for infrastructure and a track record of leading successful projects, we want to hear from you!

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