AvaTrade is an award-winning online broker operating in the retail trading domain.
The company offers a suite of investment tools, products, and services to online traders around the globe.
We are seeking for a Project Manager to oversee projects in the technology / software department.
The Project Manager is responsible for planning, execution and go live.
He Oversees all aspects of the projects including Quality, scope, timeline, and budget.
He is managing risks & deliverables while monitoring milestones.
The Project manager will be responsible for:
• Manage technology / SW projects End2end from planning to go live .
• Work with the internal customers, R&D managers, IT & QA teams to define the project plan drive project execution and provide projects deliveries.
• Drive to proactive resolution and set preventive actions in order to assure projects are meeting the expected Quality, covering the designed scope, go live according to planed timeline and to the allocated budget .
• Manage all human & technical integration points to ease the flow of the project’s execution
• Manage projects with various methodologies including Agile/Scrum
• Monitor deadlines, deliverables, and outstanding action items from customers , R&D managers, QA lead and other stakeholders
• Lead and facilitate internal project design discussions with technology teams
• Communicate updates and weekly reports to project stakeholders and drive issues to resolution
• Set the right priorities for issues / Actions to ensure their resolution as an enabler for meeting projects goals
•At least 5 years’ experience as a technology / SW project manager in multi-disciplinary global software company or equivalent
•Familiarity with Agile and traditional SDLC project management concepts, practices and procedures
•Highly methodical and organized
•Ability to analyze problems, present options and facilitate the decision-making process
•Ability to organize, prioritize and manage deadlines
•Ability to manage conflict on teams in a positive way
•Strong leadership & organizational skills, negotiate and continually manage expectations under time-constrained circumstances.
•Ability to take responsibility for actions and outcomes and persist despite obstacles.
•Brings independence, maturity with a sense of creating value and ownership.
•Familiar with JIRA and TFS
•English at a very good level
•2+ year’s proven experience in trading companies –advantage