Technical Project Manager

  • Kraken
  • Remote
  • Feb 04, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

About the Role


This role is 100% remote.


The Technical Project Manager will support Engineering and Product Teams with the delivery of projects and initiatives across the organization.

Responsibilities

  • Work with an exceptional team of project managers, product managers and engineers to deliver mission critical projects.
  • Produce dashboards, roadmaps, plans and documentation to support project efforts, communicate status and manage stakeholder expectations.
  • Run standup, workgroup meetings, identifying action items and addressing blockers to keep projects on track.
  • Improve process inputs, streamline workflows and project management tools.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 5+ years experience working as a technical project manager or similar role. Background in FinTech a plus.
  • Working knowledge of project and workstream management tools such as Wrike, Confluence, Jira.
  • Tenacious, self starter who thrives in understanding the details of complex, cross-functional projects and can effectively distill into actionable project plans.   
  • Superb organizational skills and an analytical view on maximizing productivity, with a focus on value and not getting caught up on process.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. 
  • Eager to ask questions and understand business and product objectives.
  • Inherently curious about how things work and the ability to self-educate when necessary.  
  • Have the energy and patience to work in a dynamic environment and rapidly growing industry.