Technical Project Manager (IT)

City(s): Montreal, Quebec

Information technology

Published: June 27, 2022
Type: Full time
Position to fulfill: 1

Job Purpose

As Technical Project Manager, you will drive larger scoped efforts aligned with company strategy with a bias toward action and proactivity, and initiative that results in tangible impact. You excel when given the opportunity to create or optimize systems and have a customer-centric mindset.  Your involvement in project delivery and transitions is to contribute to the success of projects, facilitating planning and coordination efforts to accelerate and improve performance and delivery of IT projects.

                                                                                  

Assigned Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain timelines, project plans, and communication artifacts to ensure everyone is operating from the most recent and accurate information;
  • Establish metrics to measure the health of the different ongoing projects;
  • Influence product and cross-functional teams to identify opportunities to drive impact;
  • Perform risk management and scope management on projects, and identify blockers;
  • Identify decisions required to move a project forward, determine the decision makers, and ensure decisions are made to drive projects forward;
  • Provide timely updates to stakeholders as changes occur with projects within the programs they support;
  • Locate and define new operational excellence improvement opportunities;
  • Drive software development processes to enable teams, from sprint planning to retrospectives, with an eye towards optimization and team unity;
  • Provide support for tools used to facilitate various aspects of product development;
  • Set up and manage dashboards that monitor product development operations;
  • Look for opportunities for process/tooling improvements and provide recommendations.

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years leading planning, resource management, project lifecycles, and workflows in a dynamic organization;
  • A deep understanding of the developer productivity, tools and systems that enable software to be developed and deployed;
  • Experience with enterprise software SDLC and Agile/Lean delivery methodologies;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with sufficient level of technical capability to effectively communicate and articulate technical elements;
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, and experience managing activities across multiple teams;
  • Demonstrated track record of delivering complex projects and programs with cross-functional teams;
  • Self-motivated and the ability to motivate others;
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or two years of equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience.

 

Success Factors:

  • You are detail orientated. You consider and identify important details that might otherwise be missed;
  • Problem solving experience, working proactive and taking initiative comes naturally to you, and you love taming chaos with organization;
  • Team player and diplomat with the ability to organize and partner with all roles at all levels of the organization;
  • Immaculate communication skills in person/phone conversation or an email, you communicate thoughtfully and effectively.

Benefits

  • Quebec company of national scope;
  • Opportunity for growth in an expanding company;
  • Work environment stimulated by innovation;
  • Full range of social benefits*;
  • Group RRSP*;
  • Flexible hours and teleworking (depending on the position);
  • Competitive salaries;
  • Sick days*.

*Some conditions apply.

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