Department: Engineering | Type: Full Time
The Project Manager at Finterra is responsible for collaborating with colleagues within Finterra and with external stakeholders on national and international client projects. Together, you will help to execute technical implementations actively, applying your sound technical know-how, your understanding of business contexts, and your analytical and conceptual skills.
◎ Being a core member of the team for client engagements and project delivery in key areas, business excellence, growth and organizational agility.
◎ Thorough understanding of concepts, procedures and applications of project management and a good knowledge in other subjects or discipline which are relevant to the content of the project (e.g. Agile Methodologies, Network Management).
◎ Preparing and spearheading projects pitches and presentations to clients and internal stakeholders.
◎ Evaluate technical feasibility of solutions and identify implementation barriers.
◎ Advising clients as needed in workshops and/or in high-level meetings.
◎ Manage all aspect of project management (incl: risk, planning, tracking, change management).
◎ Create a schedule and maps projects deliverables to define output-based project milestones.
◎ Creates and tracks progress, taking into account dependencies and milestones.
◎ Ensures all project activities are completed, measuring, reporting and managing progress against the schedule.
◎ Work with prospects, clients, and potential partners to understand proposed technology solutions and participate in or lead technical meetings and presentations.
◎ Keep an up-to-date project plan, which has been modified in line with new agreements (changes) to deliverables, cost and schedule.
Knowledge / experience required
◎ University degree in Information Technology and/or similar
◎ Minimum of 2 to 3 years’ experience in similar field of work.
◎ Experience with cloud technologies, open-source software, and software development lifecycle.
◎ Good understanding of enterprise level software architecture.
◎ High level of communication and negotiation skills.
◎ Experience in Agile environment and methodologies.
◎ Have an in-depth technical knowledge of business products and value proposition.
◎ Excellent time management and planning skills.
◎ A solid team player who’s also an independent thinker.
◎ Deadline driven, organized and able to multitask.
◎ Strong analytical skill set.
◎ Good presentation skills.
◎ Experience in Fintech is an added advantage.
Personal skills required
◎ Enthusiastic and self-driven
◎ Team player but able to work on his own initiative
◎ Excellent communicator and presenter
◎ Enjoying working in a dynamic and multi-cultural team and environment
◎ Strong attention to details.
◎ An entrepreneurial mindset with strong sense of responsibility and very high level of integrity.
◎ Has a can – do attitude and hands on with all level of work.
◎ Proactive approach to all aspect of work.
◎ Professional and matured attitude.
◎ Gets job done.
◎ Excellent interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills.
Fluent oral and written English mandatory