Digital Interactive Project Manager
Inwindow Outdoor | New York NY 10012 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/26/2012
Our client list includes brands such as HBO, HSBC, Intel, Absolut, Target, Pepsi, JetBlue and BMW. For more information, please visit www.inwindowoutdoor.com
This is an incredibly visible and creative position within a dynamic company which has won almost every outdoor advertising award that there is. To continue this level of execution, we need a project manager who is well versed in Agile development and C++ to lead an incredibly talented team of programmers, both here and overseas.
Furthermore, we'd like this person to support our sales efforts by interacting directly with clients to explain our technical capabilities in a way that's easily understandable.
Lastly, it would be a huge plus if this person is be able to think creatively to come up with concepts for new projects and have the vision to deliver an amazing, polished user experience.
Overall responsibility for ensuring on-time, on-budget delivery of stable software applications in a mission critical environment.
Provide day-to-day project leadership and decision making on multiple high-visibility projects especially pertaining to iteration scope, schedule, budget, and resources. Includes planning and manage multiple concurrent projects from initial concept, through requirement gathering, design, coding, testing and release.
Communicate iteration status and issues to the CEO.
Work with the sales team to provide accurate information, time-lines, and feasibility regarding project pitches.
Manage the planning and control of project activities and resources.
Effectively share knowledge, deliverables, and lessons learned with colleagues across the organization.
Work with IT/AV teams to coordinate project needs and scope of work.
Coordinate projects within 30-day, iterative development cycles (Sprints).
Act as a liaison between customers and the software development team to address customer support issues.
Manage client expectations and deliverables.
Desired Skills & Experience:
Experience on multimedia software development processes
Software design background is a must
Strong understanding of C++ on windows based systems
Strong understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle and Agile implementation methodologies
Experience managing projects that are complex in nature and involve multiple integration points in an iterative, rapid application development environment
Ability to work effectively in a global team distributed across geographic locations while showing strong leadership skills
Sound analytical and diagnostic skills dealing with issues that are not readily defined and/or conflict with available information
Open and effective communication
Must be able to manage one or more projects concurrently
Strong analytical and design skills and excellent problem solving ability
Strong organizational skills and ability to switch rapidly between different projects and manage changing priorities in a fast-paced and exciting environment
Knowledge of object oriented design methodology and design patterns
Ability to demonstrate an adaptive style that is flexible and effective in gaining cooperation of others so as to maintain effective relationships across the organization
Ability to develop project plans, schedules, budgets, and resource maps
Experienced working in a SCRUM, Agile, Waterfall and/or PMBOK framework.
Understanding of SVN (VERSIONING)
Understanding of how to work with API's and SDK's
Understanding of Computer Vision a plus
Design background a plus
ScrumMaster Certification a plus
PMP Certification a plus
Experience working on RFPs a plus
Experience with OpenFrameworks and Processing is a plus
Understanding of interactive design specifically within advertising and creative design houses a big plus
You'll be a part of a creative company where your vision will be executed on a national level.
Our office is located in the heart of NoHo - tons of great places to eat, shop, enjoy nightlife, etc.
Office dog - woof! woof!
Work starts at 9:30AM - how great is that? That means you can relax while the rest of New York is rushing around like crazy
Casual work environment...jeans every day? Great ! Shorts in the summer? No problem. It's nice to be comfortable at work
Health, Dental and Vision benefits
Very close to the trains
The opportunity is based in Manhattan and includes benefits.
This job listing originated on Gamasutra.com, the game industry's leader.
|Location||New York, NY, 10012, United States|
|Categories||Producer / Director / Project Manager|
|Work Site||On site|
|Contact Name||Steve Birnhak|
|How to apply||Applications are no longer accepted for this job posting.|