A Zyris Project Manager isn’t just an organized delegator. You are an integral part of the team. It’s your leadership and involvement that ensures that our products launch on time and on budget. Like the master puppeteer, you can see the world from 40,000 while getting your elbows dirty with the team. You’re not just ‘Ok’ with the status quo because you set the pace.
Manage a diverse team of engineers, developers, and designers.
Facilitate and assist team to solve complex software related problems.
Organize, maintain, and monitor project timelines and budgets.
Communicate with project leadership, company management, and client, project status and timelines.
Mitigate project related issues.
Mitigate development team related issues.
Up to date with software development best practices and processes.
Minimum of 1 year of experience in a related position with at least one other employer.
Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point.
Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Project or similar products and workflow.
Knowledge and experience with Google Applications including, Docs and Sheets
Good written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to request clarification on unclear requests, communicate limitations, or request help when necessary.
Ability to work self-directed tasks with good time management skills.
Good research skills including identifying when research is required, validating credible sources, and self-directing research related tasks.
Minimum of 1 year of experience in software or web development industry.
Minimum of 3 employment or academic related references.
Portfolio of previous work.
PMP or related certification.
Experience with waterfall, agile, and blended software development methodologies.
Up to 5 years of experience in the Software Development industry.
A Degree, Diploma, or related experience in Business Administration, Commerce or related field.
Experience using project management and source control tools.
A reference letter from a previous employer.
A reference letter from previous technology related employer or instructor.