Ukraine

Global IT Project Manager

Global IT Project Manager

The Opportunity

We are looking for a Global IT Project Manager to join our big IT team. Valtech Ukraine has a growing cross-functional IT Team that supports Global tools & systems and drives innovative solutions for all Valtech entities over the world.
Global IT Project Manager has a considerable opportunity for personal and professional growth in a friendly team of cool multinational IT Wizards or continues professional growth in Delivery Projects in the future.

The Ideal Candidate

  • 2+ years of working experience in Customer Service or Project Management in software development environment or similar;
  • technical background and understanding IT infrastructure, tools and process (Active Directory, Project management tools like Jira, Confluence, ServiceDesk etc);
  • proven practical team leadership experience;
  • strong knowledge of Agile methodologies;
  • ability to remote / international project team management;
  • must be able to gather, coordinate & document project requirements & specifications;
  • must be able to allocate work within and between project teams based on tasks nature and complexity;
  • strong verbal & written communication skills, analytical and interpersonal communication skills; Exceptional organizational and work structuring skills;
  • exceptional customer service orientation and related skills;
  • must demonstrate hardworking, disciplined character, be able to accept constructive criticism, able to motivate project teams, build consensus, adhere to work policies and procedures;
  • must be proficient with the use of MS Office tools, MS Project or other Project Management systems, Atlassian Jira, Confluence;
  • English — Upper Intermediate level.

Optional:

  • web apps development projects or ecommerce industry experience (knowledge of SFB2C platform is a plus);
  • Microsoft products knowledge (Office 365, Azure);
  • cloud infrastructure basic knowledge (AWS, Azure);
  • professional Services Organization or Business Consulting experience;
  • professional Project Management certifications.

What Balance Means to Us

  • a modern office, comfortable work environment, and the best available tools;
  • business trips to Europe/US;
  • 20 working days of vacation;
  • medical insurance;
  • sick leave (up to 20 days a year);
  • unpaid leave (up to 20 days a year);
  • paid days off (2 days);
  • private entrepreneur leave (2 days);
  • ability to work from home;
  • professional certifications coverage — 100% (successfully passed);
  • English classes;
  • sport hobbies compensation;
  • ability to participate in Global Valtech R&D initiatives (AR/VR projects and IoT projects).

The Role

  • manage scope, budgets, timeline of Global IT projects;
  • manage internal client communications for multiple large-scale development efforts;
  • manage project documentation & maintain related knowledge base;
  • assign work tasks, manage workload and properly allocate work efforts between project team members;
  • motivate project team members, encourage and support productive work performance, facilitate team collaboration;
  • anticipate client needs, investigate and propose alternative technical solutions to clients through internal and external consulting and technical research;
  • consistently deliver high-quality customer service;
  • conduct performance evaluation of project team members, provide employee performance feedback to department heads; provide input for employee career development planning;
  • regular reporting and internal billing process management.