Job

Kyiv, Kharkiv

IT Project Manager

IT Project Manager

The Ideal Candidate

— 3+ years of working experience in Project Management in software development environment;

— technical background;

— proven practical Team Leadership experience;

— strong knowledge of Agile methodologies; practical Scrum Master experience;

— must be able to gather & 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;

— English — upper-intermediate or fluent.

Optional:

— ecommerce industry experience;

— remote / international project team management;

— professional Project Management certifications;

— experience in working with PIM systems.

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 internal/external trainings;

— professional certifications coverage — 100%;

— English classes;

— end-user hobbies compensation;

— ability to participate in Global Valtech R&D initiatives (AR/VR projects and IoT projects).

The Role

—manage scope, budgets, timeline of e-commerce software development project;— manage 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;

— expand and enhance own expertise in the e-commerce professional services domain, be aware of global trends in online retail & professional software delivery industry;

— conduct performance evaluation of project team members, provide employee performance feedback to department heads; provide input for employee career development planning.

The opportunity

We are looking for an IT Project Manager to join our growing global team. Numerous ongoing and new projects — ranging from enterprise content solutions, mobile apps, data services to experience driven enterprise e-commerce, user experience and marketing. Global opportunities to work with different industry verticals: retail & luxury, financial, healthcare, travel & hospitality, automotive, media & entertainment.